Maintenance Engineer

Randstad CPE
Inverness, UK
10 Jul 2019
28 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking for a new role as a Maintenance Engineer? Do you want to work for a leading Medical Devices Business? Our client is one of the world's most recognized companies in the diabetes therapeutic area, their employees strive to create a world without limits for their patients with diabetes! Sound interesting? Please read on and apply today!

We are looking for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to provide engineering support for all manufacturing and production equipment associated with our clients manufacturing process

This role will involve both planned and preventative maintenance on both an electrical and mechanical basis, so experience in both is essential!

This is a new contract role, offered initially on a 6 month contract basis, working 37 hours per week.


* Performing of all planned and unplanned maintenance for all equipment used in the manufacturing process

* Preventative maintenance plans

* Liaising with manufacturing planning to allow equipment engineering functions to take place

* Electrical and mechanical trouble shooting

* Providing Support to the Engineering team on issues over and above equipment maintenance

* Update documentation to support equipment modifications

* Liaising with process engineers and development to optimise equipment efficiency, productivity and quality

* Maintaining and developing of engineering infrastructure

* Engineering improvement projects

* Support engineering improvement projects

* Assist in development of team skills matrix by coaching colleagues

* Dealing with equipment suppliers and service providers

Experience and qualifications:

* Apprenticeship served with ONC/HNC in Engineering or HND in a relevant engineering discipline

* Good foundation in both electrical and mechanical engineering with elements of control systems

* Knowledge of PLC/microprocessor or computer controlled production equipment

* Pneumatic control systems and mechanical engineering

* Ability to read and understand electrical and pneumatic schematics

* A reactive/flexible approach to machine maintenance and breakdowns

* Experience with high and low voltage supplies

* Previous experience in performing planned and unplanned maintenance

* Demonstration of sound methodology in fault finding techniques

* Involved in machine commissioning


* Electrical/mechanical/pneumatic systems awareness

* Machine shop skills turning, milling, fitting etc.

* Previous experience in a production /manufacturing environment

* Specifications

* Validation

* Experience in using PLC software as a trouble-shooting tool

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying. If your application is shortlisted, we will call you and discuss the role in further detail to ensure this role is what you are looking for and meets our clients needs.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business

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