JOB TITLE: Multiskilled Maintenance engineer (manufacturing)


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Derby
Job Reference : 10551 Job Category : Manufacturing and Production
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 03/04/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £28000 per annum + holidays, pensions, life
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Multi skilled maintenance Engineer Derby £27-£28K basic Monday to Thursday 8.00am-16.30pm Fri 8.00am-13.30pm holidays, pension, life insurance. The Role This is a standalone role working in a small manufacturing plant for a FTSE 100 company based in Derby. The role will require you to carry out PPM, reactive maintenance, project work and supervise a range of contractors while on site.


Job Description

Multi skilled maintenance Engineer

Derby

£27-£28K basic Monday to Thursday 8.00am-16.30pm Fri 8.00am-13.30pm holidays, pension, life insurance.

The Role

This is a standalone role working in a small manufacturing plant for a FTSE 100 company based in Derby. The role will require you to carry out PPM, reactive maintenance, project work and supervise a range of contractors while on site. This is an electrically bias role and we would be looking for electricians who have served an apprenticeship and have a 17th Edition but you will also need some mechanical exposure or education as well. You may have completed maintenance at an Automotive, Plastic, Paper, Fabrication, Steel, textile, manufacturing site previously. We are looking for candidates who have worked previously within manufacturing. You will be working repairing CNC machines, Robots, Chillers and Dye casting machines and injection moulding machines, so any experience in these areas would be warmly received.
Your main duties will include, all electrical maintenance, including PLC controlled systems, fault finding, single and three phase supplies, as well as machinery diagnosis and repairs. Working to planned maintenance schedules, you will monitor machine performances (OEE) and report maintenance downtime issues as well as analyse equipment to improve performance. You will also be required to identify critical spares for designated machines and refurbish spares as required. You will also be required to work in a safe manner following all company policies and procedures and ensure all safety systems are in working order. You will have support provided from larger nearby site where you will report into the maintenance manager.

The candidate

We are ideally looking for a time served multi skilled maintenance engineer who has worked within a manufacturing environment previously. We are looking for engineers who have experience of fault finding on PLC's and automated equipment, experience with variable speed drives and invertor drives would be a definite asset. We are looking for engineers who have an understanding of hydraulics and pneumatics. We are looking for candidates who have worked previously within manufacturing. You will be working repairing CNC machines, Robots, Chillers and Dye casting machines and injection moulding machines, so any experience in these areas would be warmly received.
Candidates will need be proactive and independent as lot of the time you will be working on your own. Candidates will need strong communication for speaking with site managers and contractors as you will be the most technically able person on site. We are looking for candidates who are well organised and able to plan their work to keep the plant running smoothly. It has been suggested that this role may suit someone from a military background or maintenance engineers who are used to working at smaller manufacturing sites. The site itself is a clean environment and this is not a highly pressurised role, but would suit someone who wants to take ownership of their own little factory.

Bluefire consulting is an employment agency acting on behalf of the client company.


Job Keywords

PLC, Electrical, Mechanical, Maintenance, FMCG, manufacturing, service, engineering, Field, machinery, plant, factory, HNC, production, Fault finding, Service, multi skilled, Pnuamtics, 17th editon, supervisor, team leader, Automotive, drives,



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