Apply for job
Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer
Truro, Cornwall
Salary: £28000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date:
Added: 26 May 2023
Job Reference: BBBH34675
Job Description
Acorn is currently recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer.

Role of the Maintenance Engineer:

The successful applicant will join an experienced maintenance team who are responsible for servicing, fault finding and repair of all on-site plant / equipment including hand tools, welding sets, overhead cranes, factory transport, plasma cutting machines, hydraulic presses, robot welders, CNC lathes / machining centres and powder coating plant.

The Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for:

* Fault finding and repair of all on-site plant/equipment including hand tools, MIG welders, overhead cranes, plasma cutting machines, hydraulic presses, robot welders, CNC lathes/machining centres and powder coating plant
* Installation of power cables and distribution boards for new equipment installations
* Carry out routine servicing/maintenance work and respond to breakdown requests from Production
* Diagnose breakdown of electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
* Source parts for servicing and repair of equipment
* Fit new parts and make sure equipment is working correctly
* Jointly prioritise jobs with other members of the Maintenance Team
* Control of maintenance tools, stores and equipment
* Deal with emergencies, unplanned problems and repairs
* Assist in the installation of new factory plant/equipment
* Periodic testing of emergency systems such as fire alarms and emergency lighting
* Liaise with outside contractors during legislative inspections such as LOLER

Personal skills:

* Good communication
* Good diagnostic and problem-solving
* Self-motivated with ability to work on own initiative
* Work cooperatively and liaise with people at all levels


* 18th edition
* Experience of PLCs and Servo Drives/Motors
* Electrical / electronic fault finding
* Industrial maintenance experience

Acorn by Synergie acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.
Related Jobs
Register with us and we’ll help you to find your ideal job
Part of the Synergie Group