Shift Maintenance Engineer

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    £39k - 42k per year + benefits

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    Kulbir Samra

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Title: Shift Maintenance Engineer

Location: Banbury

Salary: £42’000

Hours: 40 hours per week

Shift pattern: Double Days (6am – 2pm / 2pm – 10pm)

Benefits: Includes Pension and Healthcare

Overview of the Role: Shift Maintenance Engineer

  • It is expected that all engineers will possess proven experience of dealing with electro-mechanical faults and preventative maintenance operations
  • Reporting to the Team Leader, the team of Support Engineers will be eager though safety conscious, with a track record of owning problems and taking them through to successful completion.
  • Every team member will be required to respond out of hours in an emergency situation.
  • This emergency cover will be scheduled within the team and is not a permanent requirement. European travel for training may be a requirement.

Key Skills / Qualifications Required: Shift Maintenance Engineer

  • City & Guilds Level 3 or equivalent
  • Ability to read Mechanical and Electrical Drawings
  • Maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
  • PLC fault finding via I/O
  • Electrical Diagnosis experience
  • 24/48/415v experience
  • Some Automation experience would be valuable but not essential
  • Some Pneumatic and Hydraulic knowledge is beneficial but not essential

Key Responsibilities: Shift Maintenance Engineer

The position requires a wide range of skills including but not limited to the following

  • Mechanical strip-down/re-assembly, basic field wiring, machine calibration and system testing.
  • Day to day maintenance of site MHE to a high standard, looking to continuously improve with all aspects of new and old equipment health and safety conscience.
  • Working against a timeframe to complete reactive repairs.
  • Interact with on-site management keeping them informed of repair and maintenance progression and addressing their concerns in a professional manner.
  • Service and repair current installed products and show hands on ownership of issues to achieve a quick time resolution.
  • Ability to interpret electrical circuit diagrams and work with 415V motor controls.
  • Appreciate Health & Safety considerations with regard to given tasks and be able to carry out risk assessments
  • Mechanical aptitude including the ability to read assembly drawings
  • Operate hand tools and be able to assemble parts onto equipment
  • Ability to follow set up instructions, assembly drawings and check lists
  • Willing to learn and adapt to changing role requirements

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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