Maintenance Engineer - Chard | Zoek UK | a40623
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Chard, Somerset, England
£21000 - £24000/annum
Permanent (Full time)
Salary: £ - £ / hour plus shift pay (£21,000 - £24,000 pa)
Benefits: 20 days holiday + bank holidays, Pension scheme, NHS Top up scheme
Hours: Full time
Location: South Chard
Our client is the largest volume manufacturer of genuine bobbinet tulle in the world. Based in South Somerset, they produce fabric for film and theatre, bridal wear, military, parachute, radar reflective among other applications
Due to an on-going expansion within their engineering department, they are looking to recruit a maintenance engineer.
The successful candidate will be primarily involved in carrying out mechanical maintenance on large production machines as well as responding to and repairing mechanical breakdowns. The maintenance engineer must use their problem-solving skills to help trouble shoot issues to prevent re-occurrence. Once trained, the maintenance engineer will be involved in conducting planned on-going refurbishments to production machinery.
Carry out checks and thermal inspections on production machinery
Carry out TPM and respond to reactive maintenance requirements
Work efficiently to ensure all works are completed in a safe manner and to Health and Safety regulations
Conduct relevant repairs or improvements and carry out preventative maintenance on equipment
Respond quickly and effectively to breakdowns and other engineering problems
Accurately complete all engineering documentation required
Manufacture spare parts (simple brackets, guards and fixtures) using lathes or milling
The Ideal Candidate:
Excellent communication skills
Good eye for detail
Ability to maintain performance and work effectively under pressure
Engineering qualification NVQ level or above (ideally apprenticeship served)
Good knowledge of mechanical/ maintenance engineering
Welding certificate (ideal not essential)
A self-starter who enjoys the challenges presented by complex machinery
Bright and technically sound individual with a commercial outlook
Enthusiastic and clear thinking
Embraces change and continuously looks for ways to make improvements
If you feel you are the ideal candidate APPLY today!
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