Maintenance Engineer

  • Confidential
  • Oxfordshire, UK
  • 05 Nov, 2021
Full Time Distribution-Shipping Warehouse

Job Description

You have the chance to join a Nationally recognised FMCG company that are investing heavily in the latest technology on a brand new site in the Oxfordshire region. As the Maintenance Engineer, you will be part of a new exciting team, supporting the wider Engineering function with site set up on a mixture of mechanical & electrical equipment.

Client Details

This is a market leading company that supply products directly to the consumer from their multiple sites across the UK. Due to continued growth & investment they are opening a brand new site in the Oxfordshire region. You will be part of a new exciting team, working with the latest technology in the industry, supporting the wider Engineering function with site set up on a mixture of mechanical & electrical equipment.

Description

As the Maintenance Engineer, you will be a key member of the engineering department, working in an automated facility. This role will require you to work on both Electrical and Mechanical equipment in a fast paced, demanding environment.

Key Responsibilities:

Initially, support site set up of all new equipment
Ensure all planned preventative maintenance schedules are completed to high standards every time.
Carry out repairs/ maintenance tasks, with a first-time fix approach.
Ensure any spares are booked out to the correct asset.
Ensure any Company Quality Health & Safety objectives and statutory obligations are adhered to at all time.
Deal with all breakdowns effectively ensuring the outage time is not affected from parts availability
Communicate with Operations Team ensuring all planned preventative maintenance schedules are maintained and equipment serviced appropriately.
Responsible for the surpassing of all KPIs and delivering a high level of customer service and ensuring targets are met.
Responsible for the continual improvement of process/methods of the sites operating practices
Identify and repair faults on a continual basis to ensure Customer Service levels are maintained and premature MHE failures do not occur.
Responsible for fault diagnosis and problem solving
Liaising with external providers in regard to trouble shooting, mechanical faults and failures and equipment breakdownsWorking Hours: Initially Day Shift, then moving onto Panama Shift

Profile

A Multi-Skilled Engineer with a 50:50 split or an electrical bias, ideally with experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment & the following:

A recognised Engineering qualification (NVQ Level 3/HNC)
An understanding of PLC Systems would be advantageous
Excellent problem-solving ability and able to suggest ideas for improvements
Ability to work as part of a small team and build effective working relationships with others.
Must be able to work in a dynamic business environment ensuring targets and deadlines are achieved
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Proactive approach to work and tasks
Able to work without direct supervision and remain motivated to achieve set targets
Must be an effective communicator and able to develop good working relationships with all levels of personnel across all teams.Job Offer

Circa £40,000 - £43,000 (Including Shift Allowance)