Shift Mechanical Engineer - Wiltshire

Premier Engineering
£34000.00 to £36000.00 Per year
11 Jan 2017
02 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Role: Shift Mechanical Engineer

Location: Wiltshire

Salary: Circa £35,000 per annum with shift allowance

Job Type: Permanent, full-time

My client is currently looking for a Shift Mechanical Engineer to join their manufacturing business in the Wiltshire area on a permanent shift basis.

The Shift Mechanical Engineer will be expected to carry out planned preventative maintenance within the manufacturing environment on the company's manufacturing equipment/ machinery, as well as attending any reactive maintenance of breakdown issues promptly.

The Mechanical Maintenance Engineer / Fitter role will involve:

* Carrying out all PPM (Planned Preventative Maintenance) works as required
* Being responsible for both reactive and planned maintenance activities on site
* Day to day mechanical/ basic electrical tasks
* Working with different colleagues
* Ensuring all schedules are completed to the plan
* Providing overall Engineering support to the manufacturing & production facility
* Resolving issues as quickly as possible
* Ensuring the efficient operation of the process

The Shift Mechanical Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

* Time Serviced/ NVQ Level 3 / HNC / HND/ City & Guilds/ BTEC qualified or similar in Mechanical Engineering
* Previous experience in the repair and maintenance of machinery/ production equipment
* Experience of working with both pneumatic and hydraulic systems is desirable
* Excellent problem-solving skills
* Good communications skills as required
* The ability to work well alone as well as part of a team

This opportunity is a shift vacancy (2/2/3 12 hour shifts) and the working hours are Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm. The remuneration with shift allowance around £35,000 per annum.

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.

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