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Maintenance Engineer (Electrical / Mechanical)

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  • 13 Jan 2021
  • 07 Feb 2021
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Our Client are leaders in the manufacture of High Density Polyethylene bottles for the food and drinks industry and are currently on the interested hearing from Engineers with a strong electrical and mechanical background to join their maintenance team. 

If you have previous experience maintaining, fault finding and installing plant machinery call Gary on 028 2563 1555 or email an updated CV to to find out more.
Employee Benefits: 
Starting salary £33 - 35k per annum.
Hours of work: 12hour shifts.
Hands on role working alongside management and engineering departments.
Become an integral part of the maintenance team.
Your focus will be to ensure that the plant, machinery and equipment meets agreed standards of performance. Your responsibilities will include:
  • Work closely with both Shift Manager and the Engineering Department to carry out any servicing, repairs and maintenance to agreed and accepted Company standards.
  • Ensure the fast resolution of any problems and to ensure safety, optimize machine efficiency and minimize waste levels.
  • To suggest new projects or working practices to ensure continual improvement.
  • To monitor the performance of the machinery and equipment, and to be proactive in avoiding downtime by initiating and necessary improvement measures prior to failure.
  • Problem solving and fault diagnosis on a range of equipment - blow moulding machines, air compressors, chillers, conveyors etc
  • Knowledge of PLC operation and interrogation.

Experience Required:

  • Time served engineer
  • ONC qualification
  • Experience with hydraulics and pneumatics with the ability to reseal and repair components
  • Demonstrate a hands-on results orientated approach
  • Practical understanding of PLC equipment
  • Ability to fault find with pneumatics, hydraulics, electrics and electronics.
  • Demonstrable ability to mentor and coach team members
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