Engineering Technician

  • Now Careers - Cardiff
  • Newmarket CB8, UK
  • 24 May, 2020
Seasonal Engineering

Job Description

THIS IS A URGENT REQUERMENT FOR X2 ENGINEERS - FORDHAM
START DATE: ASAP
DURATION: 3 MONTHS
INTERVIEWS REQUIRED
SHIFT PATTERN: 2 days 2 nights 4 off rotating
DAILY HOURS: 12.25

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: this is for a short term contract starting ASAP. For the first few weeks they will be on days to learn the processes. The engineers will need to provide hand tools

As a member of the Engineering shift team you will be providing reactive and proactive electrical and mechanical support. You will always be expected to work safely and follow all site safe systems of work including LOTOTO. You will need to be able to work under pressure in a fast-moving environment and carry out fault finding in a competent manner.

· To work safely at all times complying with and using (Safe systems of work, risk assessments and method statements)

· To efficiently and effectively fault find and resolve technical / process issues

· To resolve breakdown issues with minimal impact to production

· To complete all maintenance activities on time as planned

· To provide technical support for capital projects and improvement activity

· Effectively communicate within and across departments using escalation procedures to manage issues and priorities

· To comply with company purchasing procedures

· To comply with stores procedures

· To maintain a clean and tidy work area at all times

· To be a proactive team member

· To look to improve technical skills and knowledge for self and team


ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE & KEY SKILLS

· Engineering apprenticeship

· HNC or equivalent NVQ's / City and Guilds

· Electrical and Mechanical skills

· Use of workshop tools and equipment

· Drive and PLC knowledge with the ability to fault find (siemens S5 and S7)

· Use of portable access and lifting equipment

· Ability to carry out risk assessments and document method statements

· Computer Systems

· Minimum of five years maintenance / engineering experience in a production environment

· Technically ability (high level of skill within area of expertise)

· Problem solving (high level of ability to diagnose and resolve technical issues through problem solving techniques)

· Computer literate (ability to use computers to retrieve and enter information)

· Good communicator (good listener with high ability to communicate verbal and written information in English)

· Motivation (self-motivated to a high level, ability to motivate others)

· Team-working (ability to work with others, to challenge and receive challenge in a constructive way)

If this could be for you then please apply. Alternatively please feel free to pass on my details to anyone you feel may be interested in hearing more about this opportunity...... click apply for full job details