Maintenance Engineer

Job Title: Maintenance Engineer
Job Reference: HQ/NH5405-nocvlib4

Location: Thrapston
Job Type: Permanent

£38700 per annum, Benefits: pension and holidays
Sector: Engineering

Posted 13 days ago

Our class leading manufacturing business based in the Thrapston area with a wider national and international presence is looking to recruit an additional Engineer within our maintenance team. The successful Maintenance Engineer will be joining a friendly, dynamic Engineering department with the aim of minimising production downtime and maximising machine reliability.

The Maintenance Engineer duties are:    
- Carrying out reactive and preventative maintenance on high speed manufacturing machinery. 
- Carrying out mechanical maintenance on plant machinery and assisting the electrical engineer with electrical problems as and when the arise.
- Administration of the CMMS (Computerised maintenance management systems) to track routine and breakdown maintenance.   
- Lead and implement small improvement programs to increase machine and production line efficiency.    
- Attend team support meetings where necessary to communicate ongoing maintenance engineering issues.    

The Maintenance Engineer Candidate:    
- The successful Maintenance Engineer will be mechanical bias with electrical skills, knowledge and understanding.    
- The ideal Maintenance Engineer will be apprentice trained, City and Guild level 3 or qualified to ONC/HNC level or above.    
- Must have previously worked to maintain machinery within a production / Manufacturing environment.    

Shifts - 4 on 4 off - 12 hour shifts / Days and nights    
Salary - £38,700 per annum    

Candidates of interest may have also worked within the following roles:    

Maintenance Technician / Line Engineer / Line technician / Maintenance Supervisor / Shift Engineer / Shift Technician   

If you are interested in the Maintenance Engineer position please apply immediately via the job boards

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