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Maintenance Engineer

Maintenance Engineer

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  • Salary:

    30000-32000 Per Annum

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    Sam Arnold

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    0161 976 3540

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Maintenance Engineer

Location: Gravesend

Salary: 30-32K + bonuses and benefits

An automotive manufacturing company are now looking for an Maintenance Engineer

to join their team.

Maintenance Engineer – Overview

To safely and responsibly maintain and improve overall equipment effectiveness to maximise plant availability, performance whilst meeting quality requirements.

Maintenance Engineer – Responsibility

  • To maintain site health, safety & environmental standards and company policies, be responsible for own safety and the safety of those around who may be impacted
  • To attend and resolve equipment breakdowns within agreed target times
  • To carry out and record works in accordance with the annual maintenance plan
  • To provide engineering support to the operation and minimise non-operational time
  • To maintain workshop spare inventory
  • To support process improvement activities which affect Overall Equipment Effectiveness (product of Quality, Performance & Availability)
  • To actively contribute to capital investment projects
  • To achieve and maintain workshop housekeeping standards
  • To adopt and behave according to the Business Attitudes, acting with consideration and respect for others
  • To supply essential out of hours activity as required by the business, without breaching the Working Time Directive or exceeding the company’s 6-day maximum working policy
  • To act on any reasonable request by the company or leadership team

Maintenance Engineer - job requirements:

The ideal candidate must come from the manufacturing industry as a Maintenance Engineer . You will also have the following skills, qualifications and experience:

  • Relevant engineering qualifications or time served
  • Minimum of 5 years in a manufacturing process environment
  • Working knowledge of machinery safety
  • Shall possess a strong general Health, Safety and Environmental awareness
  • Maintenance and repair of fluid transfer pumps (diaphragm & positive displacement)
  • Electro-Pneumatic (actuated valves, switches)
  • Practical fault-finding knowledge of Electrical, Controls & Instrumentation systems
  • Electrical drive systems - direct, geared, fixed & variable speed controllers
  • Mechanical systems – gears, shafts, bearings, drive belts, conveyors Highly desirable..
  • PLC checks and programme modifications capability (Siemens S7, ideally Omron and Mitsubishi)
  • Compressed air systems, compressors, direct expansion dryers & filtration systems
  • Knowledge of steam boiler heating systems
  • Knowledge of basic hydraulics
  • Root cause analysis methodology skills

For more information please call Sam Arnold on 0161 976 3540.

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