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  • 10th January 2019

Vacancy – Mechanical Engineer

Vacancy – Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer


Main Purpose of Job:

To provide Mechanical Breakdown & Preventative Maintenance support to all manufacturing parts of the operation both equipment and staff to ensure plant equipment remains safe & operational.

Key Tasks and Accountabilities:

  • Maintain all plant equipment (Breakdown repairs & Preventative Maintenance routines).
  • Receive instructions from line manager on equipment priorities across the plant and shift.
  • Organise own workload to resolve breakdown and or plant issues.
  • Ascertain root cause of plant issues and resolve or escalate to line manager/others for support.
  • Responsible for ensuring plant equipment is safe to operate by others.
  • Communicate with colleagues on own shift and other shifts on work carried out and or handed over for further actions, (verbally & written)
  • Compile detailed Engineering Shift report of all activities undertaken on shift.
  • Train & support new starters in plant awareness, repeat issues, fault finding, preventative maintenance activities, access and control of specialised tools.
  • Interpret and follow equipment drawings and technical manuals to aid fault finding and issue resolution.
  • Comply with site safety policies and rules on how to work safely, under Permit to Work, working at height, hot work, confined space etc.
  • Responsible for maintaining the highest standards of housekeeping (within specified areas)
  • Practice & encourage others to deliver the highest standards of Health & Safety at all times and ensure that all plant and ancillary equipment is maintained to these high standards
  • Assist the Shift Operations Manager in minimising machine down time by proposing & introducing improved maintenance programmes & continuous improvement ideas.
  • Responsible for timely completion of all plant PPM schedules and to provide support for all site wide PPM programs
  • Work as part of a multi-functional Mechanical / Electrical on-site Team

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Good academic qualifications (i.e. C&G, HNC / HND in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent)
  • Apprentice trained & qualified
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in a Maintenance function within a fast paced environment.
  • Experience of fault finding, breakdown repairs, completion of Preventative Maintenance routines on Mechanical aspects of various manufacturing production equipment, Continuous Improvement activities.
  • Light Welding and Fabrication
  • Working knowledge of Pneumatic & Hydraulic systems
  • Good Team working skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Able to work under pressure and deliver results to a defined deadline
  • Logical and analytical
  • Can-do attitude, self-motivated
  • Flexible
  • Attention to detail
  • Innovative
  • Confident
  • Promote and embrace working standards of the highest quality
  • Clear and Concise communication skills
  • Continuous Improvement

Shift Pattern/Working Hours:

x4 on x 4 off 12hr shifts days & nights 6am-6pm/6pm-6am.

For more information or to apply, please email recruitment@clean-tech.eu

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