Multi skilled Maintenance Engineer

Job Title: Multi skilled Maintenance Engineer
Location: Wigan
Salary: 40000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J0784389
Contact Name: Martin
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 23, 2017 17:01

Job Description

Leading Manufacturer in its field has exciting opportunities due to growth of the business. These roles will require flexibility on shift work but will come with a rewarding package. You will be joining a well-established business that looks to continually develop its personnel, machinery and processes, so we are looking for a forward thing Engineer

The role

  • Carry out planned maintenance activities as scheduled by the maintenance plan.
  • Attend and repair breakdowns as required, and report all actions carried out and any further actions required, via the Shift Engineering Manager and Engineering Planner.
  • Report in a comprehensive manner via the Shift Engineering Manager, all work activities carried out on a shift basis.
  • Be proactive in preventing equipment failures and improving overall equipment performance by generating and implementing ideas and modifications.
  • Maintain and help improve health and safety standards and ensure that staff work in a safe environment by eliminating, minimising and controlling risks to themselves and others.  
  • Cooperate with contractors and as far as is possible to ensure their adherence to site rules, health and safety and food safety standards.
  • Undertake training as required to further enhance individual’s skills and knowledge so that the level of support to the front line operations remains effective and efficient.
  • Train others so that they are able to carry out their expected work duties to the required standards.
  • Identify performance issues and implement appropriate and pragmatic solutions through the use of problem solving skills, tools and techniques.
  • Maximise the use of the labour and skills available by being flexible in terms of work allocation and scheduling within the team.
  • In consultation with the appropriate personnel, be able to correctly prioritise the work load for the overall benefit of the site performance.

This is a Shift role and involves night so please only apply if you will be will to work a Night shift.