Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Jenrick Engineering
Location
Sittingbourne
Salary
£30000 to £35000 Per year
Posted
12 Jan 2017
Closes
10 Dec 2017
Industry
Manufacturing
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Maintenance Engineer

An excellent opportunity has arisen to join one of the UK's leading manufacturers of building products.
This role will be based around the Sittingbourne area.
 
THE ROLE

- Your key responsibilities will be to provide mechanical and electrical support to ensure performance of all production and plant machinery.
- You will be involved in the upkeep of various systems and equipment on site including daily tasks such as:-
- Changing belts, bearings, gear boxes, motors, fabrication, welding, hydraulics and much more.
- Carrying out day to day maintenance, strip down, rebuilds, planned preventative maintenance on automated machinery e.g saws, cutters, casting machines, moulding machines, cranes, gantries and much more.
- Ensure all items of automation machinery are running efficiently and safety through both electrical, mechanical and multi-skilled maintenance.
- Carry out fault diagnosis (electrical & mechanical) and repairs.  
- PPM (Planned Preventative Maintenance)  
- Optimise machinery availability to meet all operational demands  
-To control the machines and installations.  

THE CANDIDATE:

- The suitable electrical or mechanical engineer will have completed an Apprenticeship/HNC/HND or equivalent in either electrical or mechanical Engineering.
- You will posses a high standard of both electrical and mechanical knowledge
- Your experience can be gained from any automated manufacturing background but heavy industry experience would be a benefit.
- This position will be suitable for a dynamic, highly organized, team player looking to join a well established leader in the automation sector.

Electrical Engineer, Electrical Technician, Mechanical Engineer, Mechanical Technician, Multi-Skilled Engineer, Multi-Skilled Technician, Maintenance Fitter, Shift Engineer, Resident Engineer looking to join a market leader in the companies industry.

BENEFITS:

Up to £35,000  
4 on 4 off 12 hour days.  
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