Maintenance Engineer

Pertemps Gloucester
Closing date
11 Feb 2022

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Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced Maintenance Engineer from a manufacturing background and looking to join an established business who looks after their people?
Are you dedicated to delivering a great service and take proactive approach to your work?

This is an ideal opportunity for a self-motivated maintenance engineer to join a highly skilled team who utilise operational excellence and continuous improvement activities to improve equipment reliability and ensure minimal equipment downtime.

In this role you will be required to respond to and diagnose equipment breakdowns on a variety of machines including hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical, electrical/motors, sensors, generators, pumps, actuators, filtration, spraying, and lifting devices.

You will be offered a starting salary of 28k-30k and will work on a 2-shift rotating system 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm. (daily overtime available)

** You will be required to work between 2 sites (Tewkesbury & Ross-on-Wye).

Duties of the Maintenance Engineer include:

Respond to and diagnose equipment breakdowns
Resolve facility issues and action repairs
Control maintenance tools, stores, and equipment
Comply to all current and future health and safety legislation
Carry out/participate in root cause analysis as required
Ensure PM records are maintained and updated
Work with site operations management as required to help new and develop, existing processes/equipment
Qualifications and experience requirements include:

Demonstrate Electrical and mechanical competence through certification (City and Guilds Level 3 (17th edition) Minimum)
Previous experience of a preventative maintenance background
Proven experience of supporting a plant within a process or production environment
Used to working alone in a breakdown environment
Vac form experience and a forklift licence would be advantageous
Preferred Skills

Flexibility essential
Understanding of RA's, SSOW & COSHH
Knowledge of 3 phase power systems
Experience of compressed air and vacuum systems
Extrusion knowledge, particularly Welex
Ability to read and understand schematics
Motor and gearbox awareness
PC literate
Full UK Driving Licence
For full details please contact Ellis Mears at the Gloucester Pertemps office!

The is an excellent time to join a well-established business during a key period

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