Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, England
Salary: £39000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-02-12
Reference: BH-99429
Contact Name: Ellen Twomey
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2019 10:56

Job Description

Multi-skilled Production Engineer – Mechanical Bias
Double Days
Purpose of the Job:
  • To maximise production efficiencies by the effective inspection of production equipment and rapid resolution of problems to prevent unplanned production stoppages.
  • To maintain factory services.
  • To Improve/develop maintenance resources.
  • To train and coach operators to improve production efficiencies.
Key Responsibilities, Accountabilities and Deliverables:
  • Proactively support all initiatives to improve safety and quality throughout the Company.
  • Adherence to Company, Local and UK safety regulations.
  • Effectively communicate with management, production and maintenance teams, and other shifts to ensure safe, efficient, well organised operations. Inclusive of 2 way Radios, Email , Frontline and shift handovers among others.
  • To assist in the development of thorough predictive and planned maintenance systems for all production equipment and the implementation of those systems.
  • Maintain the provision of safe, reliable and cost effective utilities.
  • Deliver improved factory efficiencies and operation, in cooperation with Production Teams, through the effective repair, maintenance and improvement of production plant, equipment and facilities.
  • Ensure accurate records of machine asset maintenance and improvements on by effective communication with your line manager
  • Maintain a high level of knowledge of plant and process through study of manuals and external training where required.
  • To train and motivate production teams to improve plant, equipment and understanding.
  • To flexibly cover other engineering roles.
  • To maintain and develop Maintenance Resources including; Stores, Workshop, Frontline, Manuals and documentation. Communicating your requirements to the maintenance administrator.
  • To support production in any reasonable way as requested.
  • Any other reasonable duties as directed by Line Manager.
  • Driven by external and internal customer requirements.
  • Proactively lead, challenge and embrace a positive culture.
  • Regularly walk the lines during a shift, correcting any defects found or scheduling the repair at another time.
Education & Experience
  • NVQ3 or recognised engineering apprenticeship in plant maintenance.
  • HNC/ONC in engineering or can demonstrate equivalent knowledge..
  • Good knowledge of safety and environmental regulations.
  • 3 years’ experience working within an engineering environment or strong plant operational background.
  • Good knowledge of factory plant and processes.
This is an excellent opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to join a growing company who offer endless amount of training and progression. They offer excellent benefits so if you would like to hear more please apply ASAP.