Mechanical Engineer /Setter

Kairos Recruitment
London (Greater)
22 Apr 2019
10 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Engineer/Setter

South East London


Monday To Friday (Apply online only)

Company – One of the largest manufacturers & stockists of metal and plastic containers in the UK, offering packaging solutions from 50ml right up to 220L containers. Operating out of central London and covering the entire UK this business is a great opportunity for the right individual.

Overview – The Mechanical Engineer/Setter will be reporting to the Engineering Manager working within this packaging manufacturing company. They will be required to effectively follow and complete Planned Preventative Maintenance schedules whilst also resolving ‘live’ production breakdowns. They will need to set & changeover machinery when necessary.

Mechanical Engineer/Setter Role:

* Responsible for ensuring machinery inclusive of Krupp, Soudronic, Meltog, Lanico and Angelus

* Support as much as possible the efficient operation of production lines by helping keep downtime to a minimum

* To carry out PPM’s, react to production breakdowns and follow inspection routines according to SOP and schedule

* Work independently and as part of a team to fulfil the PPM schedule

* To consistently promote the health and safety policies of the site

* Participate in continuous development and training

* Liaise with colleagues and other departments to enhance efficiencies and aid business development


* The Mechanical Engineer/Setter will have previous experience of manufacturing and be competent in a mechanical capacity

* Experience of grinders, millers, lathes, surface grinders etc

* Ability to manage a schedule of work independently and in a team on a daily basis

* Self-starter, with the flexibility to adapt to unforeseen breakdowns or issues on site

* Always acts with the best interests of quality standards as well as health and safety standards.

* Manages the resources at hand to achieve the target results.

* Be able to perform risk assessment with a high level of health & safety awareness

Interviews are being conducted as soon as possible for this vacancy, so if you are interested please get in touch as soon as possible and register your details with us

Please note; we will not pass on any of your details without prior consent!

Key words; mechanical engineer/setter / production / manufacturing/ packaging

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