Shift Engineer

Recruiter
GEM Premium People Ltd
Location
Seaham
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Shift Engineer

JOB PURPOSE:

Responsible for the provision of maintenance cover to all production areas and equipment, through reactive and planned mechanical and electrical maintenance activity on mailing production equipment as required

KEY DUTIES:

  • Reactive maintenance of mechanical and electrical equipment within a print, packaging and mailing production facility
  • On site installation and commissioning of new machinery & equipment
  • Undertake planned mechanical and electrical maintenance activities
  • Undertake condition analysis reports
  • Engineering continuous improvement project work as required
  • Support production areas with setting of machines outside of the Production Operator remit
  • Ensure health & safety of self and others whilst carrying out all duties
  • Adherence to the engineering system for logging all reactive and preventative maintenance activities
  • Ensuring efficient communication throughout engineering team and to other departments
  • Ensure that Standard Operating Procedures and Safe Systems of Work are carried out where necessary and are up to date
  • Ensure departmental housekeeping is maintained to required standards
  • Any other duty or responsibility which may from time to time fall above or below the remit for this position, as defined by the Engineering Manager

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:

  • Excellent Literacy and numeracy skills
  • Excellent PC Literacy
  • Knowledge / experience in print / mailing / packaging supply chain environment
  • Understanding of customer requirements
  • Understanding / awareness of Continuous Improvement Techniques
  • Role specific mechanical & electrical knowledge within a production environment
  • Technical understanding / awareness of all site maintenance activities
  • Experience in mechanical fault diagnosis & resolution within a production environment
  • Experience in electrical fault diagnosis & resolution
  • Qualified to BTEC / NVQ Level III or above
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure & too strict deadlines
  • Good time management
  • Committed and flexible team worker
  • Adaptable
  • Ability to be proactive and use initiative

Salary: £22,000 to £28,000 + 6.25% Shift Allowance

Shifts

  • Days - 07:00-15:30 Mon-Thu / Fri 07:00-12:30
  • Lates - 15:30-00:00 Mon-Thu / Fri 12:30-18:00

For more information please call Jason Melrose at GEM Partnership.