Maintenance Engineer / Supervisor (Days)

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    Building Services

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    Sarah Lane

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    about 2 months ago

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The Company:

Would you like to work for a British manufacturer of a high tolerance quality product used extensively in the automotive industry? Then we have a fantastic hands on Maintenance Engineer's role for a Mechanical and Electrically qualified and experienced Engineer with some supervisory skills. You will be a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineering Supervisor who will be required to oversee and co-ordinate all maintenance within the Exeter site of this multi national company.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and carry out PPM and ensure log is kept up to date.
  • Coordinate annual maintenance with all external contractors and keep the contractors Management pack up to date.
  • Responsible for ordering and maintaining all spare parts.
  • Work alongside production advising and implementing changes leading to continuous improvement in safety and quality.
  • Conduct risk assessments prior to any maintenance work being undertaken.
  • Produce mechanical and electrical drawings.
  • Mentoring maintenance apprentice.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience in coaching and developing staff.
  • The ability to manage multiple projects at once & deliver them on time.
  • Excellent diagnostic skills and the ability to prioritise essential to ensure downtime minimised.
  • Experience of inverter, servo, DC drives.
  • Understanding of pneumatics.
  • Read mechanical and electrical drawings.
  • Understanding of PLC systems and fault finding.
  • Panel building experience.
  • Ability to design Control Systems.
  • Excellent communication both written and verbal.
  • Able to work effectively manage a small team ensuring that the best outcome for the company is achieved.
  • Have a keen attention to detail and high levels of accuracy.
  • Demonstrate a clear analytical approach and a methodical work process.

Personal Attributes:

  • Engineering qualification or timed served.
  • A working knowledge of IATF16949.
  • Worked with circuits from 415 to 24VDC power & control.
  • Experience within a manufacturing / production environment.
  • Experience in leading small team.

Associated Benefits:

  • 20 days holiday + 8 bank + Christmas shutdown.
  • On site parking, canteen, pension contribution statutory i.e. 3%.

Working Hours:

7.45am-4.15pm or 6am - 2pm Monday to Thursday with a 1.45pm finish on a Friday.

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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.