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Maintenance Engineer
Plymouth, Devon
Salary: + Monthly Bonus
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date:
Added: 25 Jan 2023
Job Reference: BBBH26983
Job Description
Job Title: Maintenance Engineer
Hours: Continental Shift Pattern
Salary: £44,531 - £57,671 per annum dependent on shifts + monthly bonus
Location: Plymouth

One of Plymouth's largest manufacturers are looking for Maintenance Engineer's, you will be part of a well-established team maintaining all site plant and equipment, including: power presses, laser-cutting, punch machines, and automated production lines.

Key responsibilities:

* Apply problem solving and continuous improvement, recommend and implement improvements to maximise equipment availability, performance, reduce repetitive operator tasks, improve quality and reduce waste
* Analyse downtime faults and causes and create effective PPM and TPM activities
* Fault diagnosis and repairs on electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic systems
* Prioritise workload to ensure prompt response to breakdowns and completion of PPM to schedule
* Record all activities on CMMS
* Electrical installations, improvement project work, and Technical assistance to the Industrial Engineering department
* Ensuring all work performed is in compliance with all aspects of the Health & Safety at Work legislation and the company Health & Safety policy

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

* High levels of responsiveness and pro activity
* The ability to build productive working relationships
* An excellent communicator through all levels of the organisation
* Effective prioritisation and decision making within a fast paced and demanding environment
* Able to work as part of a team when required to get the task done, also with the ability to self-direct and motivate when working alone

Qualifications and experience:

* Possession of ONC or equivalent in a relevant discipline
* Completed apprenticeship (NVQ Level 3) in appropriate engineering discipline
* Experience working within a processing, manufacturing or similar environment
* Awareness of Health & Safety regulations
* Computer literate and familiar with Microsoft office systems
* Knowledge of electrical control and safety systems, with a logical approach to fault-finding
* Experience of PLC programming, able to make minor modifications to ladder logic
* Experience of variable speed motor control systems (Inverter / Servo Drive)


* Monthly bonus scheme
* Christmas bonus
* Flexible working
* Annual open days and events
* Strong support in training, development and advancement

If you are the right candidate for this role please click apply now or call the Acorn Plymouth office to discuss further.

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