Maintenance Engineer

Job Title: Maintenance Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Queensferry, Flintshire
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Company Pension
Start Date: asap
Reference: J892082_1497453185
Contact Name: Brian La-Ffin
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 14, 2017 16:13

Job Description

Multi Skilled Engineer - Electrical Bias
30k +

Our Client is a major player in the manufacture of plastic products, using Blow and Injection Moulding technology.
We are after a Maintenance Shift Engineer to work in a fast passed environment. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with both Planned Preventative and Reactive Maintenance

Continental Shift Pattern between the hours of
07.00 - 19.00
19.00 - 07.00
Working 2 X days, 2 X nights, 4 days off

Membership of a Group Personal Pension Plan
Private Healthcare cover
Annual holiday leave is 25 days + 8 Bank Holidays

Daily preventative maintenance activities, and routine safety inspections.
Fault finding and diagnostics in reactive breakdown or planned situations.
Planned preventative maintenance on conveyors, packaging machinery and Ancillary test equipment.
Maintenance of Site services, Materials Handling systems, and Vacuum supply Equipment.
Repairs and Installation to electrical apparatus inclusive of PLC's, HMI's, Motor Drives, Temperature Controllers, and heating circuits.
Ensure all breakdowns are dealt with promptly and efficiently whilst ensuring that all PPM schedules are maintained.
Support project development and continuous improvements objectives.
Provide detailed reports for all work completed within the computerised maintenance management system.
Following strict Health, Safety and company standard practices.
Fully engage within the operations team to provide proactive support to the plant and equipment, maximising production output.
Electro-mechanical and PLC fault-finding
Practice continuous improvement and pro-activeness for improved ways of working offering possible solutions to problems

Skills and Experience required:
You must be self-motivated and able to work on your own initiative. The role will be hands-on and will give you an opportunity to use your knowledge and experience to positively contribute to a busy production department.
The preferred candidate will possess the following attributes:
Electrically competent with a strong mechanical awareness, inclusive of Hydraulic and pneumatic fault finding. Experience working with control panels - contactors, motors, starters, inverters and PLC systems. The ability to analyse control panels, wiring diagrams and carry out fault finding
Experience of working in a production maintenance environment is essential for this role
The Electrically biased maintenance Engineer ideally will have a time served apprenticeship (or equivalent) and hold a minimum of ONC in a related discipline (or equivalent)

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