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Maintenance Engineer

An exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical and Electrically qualified) has arisen with a global medical manufacturing organisation. Maintenance of equipment and site services is of the highest importance, so your role as Maintenance Engineer will be to ensure continuity of production and facilities services to all areas of the manufacturing plant, by competently carrying out preventative planned maintenance and breakdown repair services.

Successful candidate for the role of Maintenance Engineer will possess mechanical and electrical problem-solving skills (qualified mechanically BTEC or equivalent and electrically to 18th Edition), be IT literate, have high attention to detail and be able to work under pressure and effectively alone or as part of a team. Excellent planning, organisational and communication skills are essential. The role of Maintenance Engineer is offered as a permanent contract with attractive salary including 20% shift allowance and immediate start available.

Duties of Maintenance Engineer:

  • Carry out timely execution of preventative planned maintenance to production equipment and site services including Electrical, Mechanical, Pneumatic and Hydraulic systems
  • Update TPM system tasks accordingly on IFS system
  • Carry out unplanned breakdown repairs to production equipment and site services as required
  • Maintenance and repair of buildings, building services and surrounding areas
  • Maintain and update assigned preventive maintenance schedule requirements
  • Maintaining and updating records on IFS system
  • Maintaining stock of spares and consumable parts
  • Liaise with/supervise external contractors ensuring Health & Safety policies are adhered to
  • Carry out statutory testing requirements and maintain records (i.e., fire alarm testing, electrical testing etc)
  • Manage maintenance contractors when on site
  • Assist in equipment upgrades and modification and prototype development
  • Assist with office moves
  • Review PPM requirements and advise on updates / changes to tasks as required
  • Timely call out of contractors to maintain production output
  • Involvement in continual improvement projects
  • Give advice on plant / equipment improvements and upgrades

Skills/attributes required for the role of Maintenance Engineer:

  • Mechanical Engineering qualified (BTEC or equivalent)
  • Electrical - 18th Edition BS7671 Qualification
  • Be able to read both mechanical & electrical schematic drawings
  • Basic plumbing skills
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of Health & Safety in the workplace
  • IT Literate
  • Flexible

Location: Bidford on Avon, Warwickshire

Hours of Work:  Double Days (6-2/2-10) Mon to Fri (occasional weekends and out of      hours)

Salary: £30,000 p.a. plus 20% shift allowance (£36,000 p.a.)

If you have the skills to fulfil the role of Maintenance Engineer, please APPLY TODAY!