Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

04 Mar 2019
01 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client have been innovators and trendsetters in the world of healthcare for over 100 years and have a name synonymous with quality. Within this family run business, a small tight-knit group of Engineers ensure that manufacturing quality and punctuality is always at the fore.

A Mechanical Maintenance Engineer is now immediately required to join this team. Responsibilities will primarily include ensuring the continuous running of plant and equipment as well as monitoring issues to ensure maximum OEE. The successful Maintenance Engineer will play a vital role in the efficiency, development and progress of manufacturing and will be involved in improving production facilities.

Duties will include:

? Support the TPM and PPM System and respond to equipment faults

? Designing/amending maintenance strategies, procedures and methods for new installations

? Accountable for the installation of new parts ensuring equipment is working correctly

? Diagnosing faults, breakdown problem, troubleshooting all machinery and equipment

? Carrying out quality inspections on jobs

? Arranging specialist procurement of fixtures, fittings or components

? Controlling maintenance tools, stores, equipment and costs

? Dealing with and responding to emergencies, unplanned problems and repairs

? Working within Health & Safety policies and procedures and making improvements

? Working with pneumatics

? Utilisation of the appropriate tools required to complete each task such as a lathe, milling machine, surface grinder and power tools etc

? Commission modifications and alterations to existing plant and equipment, to improve line efficiencies

Experience/Qualifications required:

? Strong experience of hydraulics and pneumatics

? Ideally apprentice or NVQ level 3 trained in mechanical engineering

? Experience in mechanical drives and mechanical set up of complex drive systems

? Ability to interpret drawings, blue-prints, manuals, sketches or verbal instructions

This is an opportunity for either a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer or Mechanical Fitter

Working a day role Monday to Friday, our client are offering a competitive salary of GBP35,000 as well as paid overtime, company pension and other benefits. For further information call Michal on (phone number removed) or (phone number removed). Alternatively, email a copy of your current CV to quoting the above reference number.

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