Plant Engineer

HRGO Recruitment Liverpool
Wrexham (Wrecsam)
31 Mar 2019
29 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Specification

POSITION: Plant Engineer

LOCATION: North Wales

HOURS: Monday – Friday 8:15am-5:00pm

SALARY: £50,000- £52,000p/a

REF: VR/(phone number removed)


As Plant Engineer you will aid in the development and implementation of the planned and preventative maintenance strategy for area of ownership. You will also work closely with Production, Quality, Safety and Controls teams to ensure that plant priorities are met. In addition, you will provide hands on engineering support when required and ensure all engineering documentation is up to date, accurate and accessible

Key responsibilities include:

* To lead and develop a team of engineering technicians and ensure compliance with the highest standards of HSE awareness, housekeeping and quality of work.

* Allocation of maintenance resources on a day-to-day basis to ensure compliance with the engineering schedule.

* Ensure that engineering personnel are providing value adding feedback through the companys Computerised Maintenance Management System (PEMAC).

* Adopting a proactive approach to reducing the impact and frequency of faults on process machinery.

* Liaising with manufacturing colleagues to identify windows of opportunity for carrying out project / engineering related work.

* Identify and generate with engineering and other disciplines Final Design Specifications and justifications for capital expenditure projects and value adding improvement initiatives, where appropriate.

* Plan shutdowns in conjunction with other engineering personnel to ensure that they are run as effectively as possible and ensure that availability, HSE and quality targets for assets are met.

* Identify areas of best practice within and external to company and apply to own area of responsibility.

* Attend meetings on behalf of the engineering function and take a proactive role in the meetings from an engineering perspective.

* Generate meaningful KPIs that demonstrate the improvements realised in own area of responsibility and that of the technician team.


The successful candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

* Significant and demonstrated experience in deploying planned and preventative engineering strategies, degree/HND/HNC qualified or equivalent with at least 5 years experience, or significant experience within a high volume manufacturing environment.

* Significant and demonstrated experience in the ability to manage major capital expenditure projects

* Hands on engineering experience with the ability to diagnose complex manufacturing engineering related problems.

* Proven man management skills with an emphasis on development of a team.

* Excellent organisational, planning, communication and time management skills with a can do attitude and the ability to work autonomously an absolute must.

* Ability to use clear judgement and make methodical decisions in ambiguous and pressure situations

Please call Nicola at HR GO recruitment for more information on (phone number removed) or email your CV

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