Mechanical Maintenance Engineer - Leigh
£33,502 p/annum, 6am - 2pm / 2pm - 10pm rotating shifts weekly.
I am currently recruiting an experienced mechanically biased Maintenance Engineer on a permanent basis for a large manufacturing company based in Leigh, Greater Manchester.
Main duties and responsibilities:
To carry out the most appropriate and effective repairs to mechanical plant in line with engineering standards and legislative requirements (ISO Standards etc.)
To carry out test and inspection on mechanical plant in line with testing timetables
To maintain stock spares to the agreed levels to provide continuous running of all essential mechanical plant and equipment
To support the Planned Preventative Maintenance system, ensuring actions are completed in line with requirements
To assist in installation and maintenance of engineering projects
Under the guidance of the Maintenance Team Leader, contribute to engineering drawings and documentation.
To assess the risks associated with all work carried out and take adequate precautions
To preserve product quality by considering the opportunities for product contamination and product failure; taking appropriate control measures to prevent defects occurring
To drive for a proactive maintenance system to decrease reactive maintenance downtimeEducation, Knowledge, Skills, Training, and Experience:
Minimum of HND/HNC in a relevant Engineering field with a Time served Apprenticeship.Experience
Operating in a fast-paced environment to challenging deadlines.
Background in Manufacturing is essential
Experience of mechanical maintenance, preferably in a heavy engineering environment
Experience of tooling and bench workSkills
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Excellent organisational and planning skills.
Strong MS Office, particularly Excel skills.
Excellent problem solver.
Can demonstrate the ability to prioritise, multitask whilst retaining attention to detail and accuracy.
The ability to use AutoCAD is desirable.
Self-motivated and flexible.If you meet all of the above criteria then please apply by submitting your CV.
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