Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Huddersfield, England
Salary: £40 - £44 per hour, Benefits: Long term contract, flexible hours
Start Date: 2018-07-05
Reference: BH-85334
Contact Name: Lee Lovekin
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 06, 2018 15:37

Job Description

NES are once again delighted to be partnering one of the leading manufacturers of specialist chemical products in the UK and globally.  We currently have exciting opportunities for Mechanical Maintenance Engineers to assist our client in minimising downtown and optimising production.

About the Role

In this role you will be responsible for the delivering of the fast paced day to day maintenance service and support to the manufacturing plant. You will provide technical engineering assistance to the plant personnel, including production & maintenance supervisors, maintenance technicians, manufacturing engineers and planners.

You will be responsible for providing technical input into inspection findings to ensure continued fitness for service of static & rotating equipment and to ensure repairs conducted are compliant to code. You will be proactive in ensuring timely asset replacements, either through capital or revenue, ensuring no disruption to the plant.  You will work with plant Reliability Engineers to improve plant reliability by systematic identification and rectification of poorly performing equipment or processes.
Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

As part of a multi-disciplinary engineering maintenance team operating a top-tier COMAH site, occupational and process safety activities are key, and you must be able to demonstrate capability in both of these areas.  You will also be responsible for ensuring maintenance activities within your areas of responsibility are conducted to the correct site, national and international standards

To be considered for this role you will ideally have:
 - A Mechanical or Chemical Engineering degree, ideally to chartered status (HND/HNC considered)
- Good knowledge of UK Health and Safety legislation,
- Experience of delivering a high standard of maintenance engineering within a chemical manufacturing environment.
- Experience with datasheet calculations and reliability methods