Kinetic Skilled and Trades are recruiting for a Mechanical Engineer to work for a reputable manufacturing company based in Ellesmere Port. We are looking for someone who has heavy Mechanical experience. Electrical experience and qualifications would be an advantage.
***This could be an immediate start!!***
As the Mechanical Engineer your role is to maintain a wide range of heavy production equipment as well as general maintenance and installation within the Company planned preventative maintenance system, on line fault finding and process development on a day to day basis with responsibility of working on one's own initiative during shifts, reporting to the Head of Engineering.
Main Duties of the Mechanical Engineer are:
*Help guarantee that production downtime is kept to 2% or below
*Deal with any unscheduled and emergency maintenance work
*Ensure that engineering maintenance is carried out in line with the PPM system, scheduling and corrective action is taken when required
*Booking of the work undertaken with duration and materials used through the Company CMMS.
*Ensure that all work is performed in a consistent manner with the high standards required in a food production environment.
*Responsible for ensuring the workshop and individual toolboxes are maintained to the highest standards and in line with Good Manufacturing Practise "GMP" standards
*Identify any improvements that can be made to production lines or individual machinery or other operations.
*Conduct training of engineering and production staff
*Manage stock of supplies and equipment
*Must be a qualified, Mechanical Engineer, with previous working experience gained in a heavy Production environment.
*Must have the ability to work on their own initiative and be a confident decision maker.
*Must be able to communicate at all levels of the organisation.
*Must possess excellent problem solving, team working and interpersonal skills.
*Must have strong literacy, numeracy, communication and IT skills.
*Must be a flexible individual as some unsocial working hours will be required as well as call outs to operational emergencies.
Due to the site location own transport is essential.
Job Details of mechanical engineer are
*06.00 - 14.30 - £15.27 per hour
*14.30 - 2300 - £15.65 per hour
*£25 per week attendance bonus
*On going temporary work which may well lead to a permanent position
As an internationally recognised FMCG Company, Innovation and Brands are at the heart of everything they do. Due to continued expansion the Company are seeking someone that is from a heavy engineering background.
This is an exciting opportunity to gain exposure in a company that has doubled its turnover in recent years