Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Tech Search
Location
Nelson
Posted
17 May 2019
Closes
21 May 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer
£37,000 to £39,500
Location: Nelson, Blackburn area Lancs
Shift Work
Do you have experience of electrical and mechanical maintenance? ideally in a factory or fast moving engineering environment?

Ideally you will be multi-skilled with both Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance experience although a specialism in just electrical or just mechanical can be considered with development opportunities to build your skill set to become a multi-skilled engineer. This compnay invests in its workforce so you will receive training and development.

A manufacturing background, particularly within FMCG / food manufacturing would be desirable although not essential.

You will nsure that all engineering works are done promptly, efficiently and to the correct standard to minimise plant downtime; coupled with a proactive approach to breakdown reduction and yield improvement.

  • To ensure the completion of the PPM tasks and formulate improved maintenance practices.
  • To be proactive in identifying and eliminating faulty processes by implementing long-term fixes.
  • To uphold and exceed standards of product quality and GMP within their area that are appropriate to an industry-leading quality food manufacturer.

Responsibilities:

The role is varied and will include:

  • Maintaining and improving all plant, processes and assets
  • Day to day maintenance and improvement of plant, assets and services.
  • Ensure the completion of the PPM tasks and formulate improved maintenance practices.
  • Diagnose and repair equipment faults in a timely fashion, ensuring the smooth running of the plant
  • Be proactive in identifying and eliminating faulty processes by implementing long-term fixes.

Skills:

  • Electrical knowledge & experience (fault finding) OR Mechanical knowledge required.
  • NVQ Level 3 or equivalent as a minimum in a related engineering qualification accompanied with experience.
  • Ability to understand a manufacturing process, analyse the inputs and outputs of the process and be able to draw up plans to continually improve performance, both in efficiency and quality or willingness to learn.
  • We are also interested in hearing from ex-military personnel with transferable skills that are interested in working within manufacturing.

About you:

  • Self-motivated.
  • Analytical problem solving approach and numerical capability.
  • Team player, and able to work unsupervised and as part of the team.
  • Able to work under pressure and prioritise.
  • We are also interested in hearing from ex-military personnel with transferable skills that are interested in working within manufacturing.


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