Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Crawley, UK
20 May 2019
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Contempo Recruitment are looking to secure the services of an experienced Mechanical Maintenance Technician to support and provide preventative maintenance, installations, modifications and machinery breakdowns, reporting directly to the Site Manager. All this to be done in a sustainable (using planned/preventive maintenance) and safe way according to the company's policy and guidelines on a 24/5 rota basis. Sound knowledge of mechanical systems is essential, along with a range of maintenance and fault-finding skills around plant and site machinery.

You will need to have recent and relevant experience within a similar role to be considered for this opportunity.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Sound knowledge of mechanical systems is essential, along with a range of maintenance and fault-finding skills around plant machinery
  • Understanding of MEWP, FLT and Telehandlers
  • Identify additional requirements for preventive maintenance
  • High end fitting techniques, bearings, drives/couplings, hydraulics and pneumatics
  • Overhaul of pumps and pumping system components and gear boxes
  • Diagnose breakdowns / unplanned maintenance and repair equipment in order to avoid or minimise production downtime
  • Carry out controlled modifications to plant equipment within plant specifications

Technical Key Skills and Qualifications:
  • Mechanical or Electrical engineering Degree or equivalent
  • Understand maintenance processes 5S, RCA, FMEA, SMED
  • Electrical qualification and electrical fault finding
  • Fully conversant with current Health & Safety
  • Understanding of Electrical safe systems of working including isolation
  • Possess excellent team working skills and a professional nature
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proficient IT skills

If you can demonstrate previous experience and you feel that you have the knowledge, enthusiasm to deliver this role then please apply below.

Contempo Recruitment is an ethical, independent recruitment agency serving candidates and clients across the UK.

Please be aware that we will endeavour to contact all applicants, however if you have not been contacted within 72 hrs please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

Contempo Recruitment is an employment agency acting as such under the Employment Act 2008 and Employment Agencies Act 1973 (and amendments).

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