Maintenance Engineer - 1319513b

Launceston, Cornwall Permanent / Full Time 

£38000 - £42000

Maintenance Engineer (Electrical or Mechanical) - Manufacturing & Engineering – Launceston -  Up to £42,000 per annum
About the Company
Due to an internal move the client is looking for a Shift Engineer to join the team in Launceston. The role entails coordinating and conducting all routine preventative and reactive asset maintenance to ensure safe operation and equipment reliability to meet production demands. You will also manage routine maintenance, spare parts inventory and the expedition of additional spares or support requirements to deliver the equipment back to production within agreed timescales.
Maintenance Engineer - The Rewards  

  • Salary up to £42,000 per annum
  • 3 on 3 off days
  • Overtime possible
  • 22 days’ holiday
  • Pension and share scheme
  • Life assurance and income protection
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Cycle to work scheme and corporate discounts 
Maintenance Engineer – Requirements  
  • Fully qualified Electrical or Mechanical engineer accredited to a minimum of NVQ Level 3 or BTEC.
  • Evidence of PPM implementation, delivery and control
  • Must have a demonstrable background in a Maintenance environment
  • Continuous Improvement/Operational Excellence training e.g.5S, Lean Manufacturing, Root Cause Problem Solving techniques.
  • Experience in a fast-paced, multi-shift manufacturing environment, particularly FMCG
  • Experience of using SAP is an advantage
  • Comfortable using Microsoft packages such as Excel
  • Ability to handle purchasing, stock control, and supplier communication and correspondence via a variety of business systems 
Maintenance Engineer – Responsibilities 
  • Be accountable for own and others health and safety whilst at work, operating in line with SSOW (safe systems of work) and company procedures to enable a safe working environment.
  • Take a proactive approach to continually improve housekeeping standards in engineering workshops and around the site.
  • To work in support of a preventative maintenance strategy.  Undertaking work of a predictive preventive and repair nature.
  • Meet and exceed set KPIs for safety, quality, and productivity.
  • Ensure contractors are appropriately supervised and comply with contractual commitments and site operating processes.
  • Document and communicate as necessary comprehensive maintenance records.
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders and colleagues to improve team and cross-departmental relations.
  • Ensure appropriate training is completed for both self and others to maintain professional and technical skills.
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