Maintenance Engineer

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    Cheshire, England

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    Anne Oxton

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 months

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Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technicians - Days & Shifts

Rate: Negotiable depending on experience

Location: Elton - Easily Commutable from Chester, Deeside, North Wales, Warrington, Widnes

Contract length: Initial 2 months

A leading manufacturer is looking for 2 Multi- Skilled Technicians due to the Maintenance department expanding.

The first role is a days-based role; suited to Mechanical bias skill & experience.

The second is a shift-based role (4 on 4 off, 2 days 2 nights) ; suited to an Electrical bias skill & experience

The successful candidates will be joining experienced teams within a fast-paced Manufacturing environment.

Duties include

  • Reactive & Planned Maintenance
  • Working from Engineering drawings & Schematics
  • Identifying components
  • Working with fast paced Bottling & Packaging machinery
  • Logical approach to fault finding
  • PLC Fault finding - Siemens S7
  • Provide Technical support to line teams to increase productivity and to eliminate quality issues
  • Work Closely with contractors, Maintenance Planners, Shift Technicians

Experience & Skills required

  • Worked with fast-paced automated machinery such as Labelers, Fillers, Cappers, Case Erectors / Packers, Palletizers,
  • Apprentice Trained / Time-Served
  • Must have strong fault-finding Skills -Including PLCs, HMI's, Drawings, Schematics etc.
  • Priorities work loads
  • Ability to work in large teams
  • LEAN and S5 experience
  • Working under pressure

The company prides itself on creating an inspiring environment for employees, generating an ethos of entrepreneurial spirit and rewarding opportunities. There are definite long-term career options for the right candidate, plus a great environment to work in.

To apply, please send your CV or call Anne on 0161 707 1516 for more details.

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