Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer, Permanent, Andover
Â£31,600 (including Shift allowance)
The client works over 7 days a week and as such this role would be working a 4 on 4 off day shift with an average of 42 hours a week.
Our Andover based client is urgently recruiting for a multi-skilled maintenance engineer to join their busy team. Successful applicants will ideally have relevant experience from the food industry and will be able to provide high quality engineering support across the manufacturing plant, repairing equipment and factory units and ensuring an effective maintenance service is provided.
-To provide engineering support to enable continuous running of plant and equipment
-To provide a rapid response to breakdowns
-Carry out fault finding on equipment and machinery
-Carry out the maintenance of office, control and factory equipment including conveyors, rigid and modified air packing, metal detectors, refrigeration units and high-speed labelling machines.
-Drive line performance by focusing on bottleneck reliability & speed
-Identifying improvement areas within line engineering processes and recommending/implementing solutions
-Installation of plant, equipment and services
-Carrying out autonomous and preventative maintenance tasks competently and correctly and recording work competed accurately in the correct documentation
-Adhering to laid down systems of work
-Working safely within health & safety standards
-Inspections of equipment at predetermined intervals to ensure there is no risk to product from contamination by foreign bodies arising from equipment damage
-Ensure an effective maintenance service is provided to the factory to minimise delays and downtime of machines.
-Multi-skilled individual with practical experience in highly time-sensitive environments.
-C & G/ONC or equivalent qualification in Engineering(Electrical)
-17th edition IEE Regs trained preferred but not essential
-Recognised engineering apprenticeship (or equivalent)
-Experience of high volume production (food industry preferred)
-PLC knowledge (Omron, Telemec)
-Experience of vacuum packing machines advantageous
-Proven ability to prioritise and work effectively under pressure
-Effective communication skills
-Good interpersonal skills
-Self motivated with a proactive approach
-Can work unsupervised and make decisions when required
-Experience with steam systems and boiler systems would be advantageous
-Experience with scales, check weights and labellers would be advantageous
-The holder of this position will be expected to fully participate in Continuous improvement of performance, both of the individual and the factory through team ability and education
-Development, implementation of and adherence to standards
-Ensure Full compliance to internal policies and procedures-
Escalation of issues preventing performance target achievement
-Prioritisation of actions to achieve targets
-Ability, Knowledge and willingness to apply a hands on approach to solve issues
-Flexibility in work hours to achieve required goals
This is an urgent requirement and as such early applications are required. Adecco are an equal opportunities employer.