Maintenance Engineer

  • Location

    South Petherton, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £33000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

  • Contact email:

    slane@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    488856SL_1555516418

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-17

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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The Company:

If you are an experienced and knowledgeable Manufacturing Maintenance Engineer, then this could be the role for you! This is a busy, hands-on role which will call upon your full mechanical and electrical technical ability within both preventative and emergency repair in a busy production environment. In return, you will join a state of the art facility, working on cutting edge machinery and in a new building.

Job Responsibilities:

  • To assist the Engineering Manager with continuous improvement, by recommending changes that could prolong machine life, increase efficiency, reduce wastage and aid the smooth running of departments.
  • Carry out Preventative Maintenance as required.
  • Carry out Corrective Action as required.
  • Taking responsibility for the control of the parts store, ensuring that correct parts are kept in stock to prevent and minimize downtime of machines.
  • Liaising with any departments necessary to ensure the smooth running of the production facility and minimising downtime by prioritising engineering issues.
  • Ensure that documentation for Corrective Action and Preventative Maintenance are filled out correctly.
  • Assist with Facilities Maintenance and Development.

Preferred Skills:

  • You'll be an all round maintenance engineer with proven experience of working within a production / manufacturing environment.
  • Experience working in a GMP regulated facility or similar (BRC, ISO 9001, BETA NOPS) is desirable but not essential.
  • Candidates must also have a good level of IT knowledge to operate the ERP system and ideally an interest in future technology and equipment to ensure our business continues as a state of the art manufacturer.

Personal Attributes:

  • Practical approach to problem solving.
  • A can do attitude.

Associated Benefits:

Competitive salary, day working (Mon-Fri) and a range of benefits including excellent pension scheme, healthcare benefits and 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays.

Working Hours: Standard working hours are 8.30am - 5.00pm, Monday - Friday, however flexibility is essential to support the business at peak times and conduct out of hour's maintenance / engineering operations.

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Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond immediately to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.