Mechanical Maintenance Engineer (Steel Processing)

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    £41k per year + Plus great benefits

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    Kulbir Samra

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    4 months ago

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Job Title:         Mechanical Maintenance Engineer ( Steel Processing)

Location:         Wolverhampton

Salary:            c£41,000 (£25’000 - £34’000 Plus 18% shift allowance)

Shifts:              Rotating 3 shifts – 37.5 hours (No Friday Nights)

Overtime:         Available

Benefits:           35 days holidays per annum

Annual Pay Review

Annual Bonus Scheme – subject to business performance

One of the UK’s leading defined contribution pension schemes (10% employer contribution / 6% employee contribution)

Many Lifestyle benefits

The Role:

As a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer, you will by performing necessary breakdown repairs, leading preventative maintenance activity and facilitating the promotion of engineering solutions for process improvement to ensure process availability and productivity are optimised. You will be required to carry out all your tasks independently so having the ability to work without close supervision, yet under pressure and to tight timescales is essential. 

All maintenance engineers will be expected to work a 3 shift- rotating pattern (Monday to Friday) with cover at the weekend when needed.

Duties and responsibilities:

Maintain and repair processing machinery and ancillary equipment in a safe and productive manner in order to maximise availability at optimum cost.

Adhere to the preventative maintenance programmes to ensure that unplanned downtime is avoided.

Through our system ensure engineering spares and inventory on site are managed within budget constraints and equipment downtime is minimised.

Facilitate optimal performance by working flexibly undertaking maintenance at short notice.

Knowledge of pneumatics & hydraulics is essential as well as steel processing equipment like slitting lines or presses etc

Maintenance experience of Laser Welders and Plasma Welders is beneficial

Be qualified to ONC or City & Guilds or have the depth of experience required in the Steel processing industry.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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