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Maintenance Engineer

  • Location: Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen, England, United Kingdom, BB1 2BT
  • Salary: Up to £26000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Manufacturing
  • Contact: Morson Manufacturing
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  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: Morson Talent
  • Expiry Date: 26 August 2021
  • Job Ref: 191947BKA_1627402998

Our client are an industry leading manufacturer of dive equipment, which includes regulators, bladders, instruments and accessories, where there equipment is being used to explore some of the deepest, coldest and most advanced dive environments on earth.

We are immediately recruiting for a maintenance engineer.
The role will involve:
To be the main lead in delivering a maintenance function in support of the manufacturing and assembly operations.
Proactive & reactive maintenance of all plant & equipment, facilities & site, ensuring all health & safety requirements are met.
* Assist with the planning of preventative and reactive maintenance
* Managing customer expectations through work/activity planning
* Daily task management of general maintenance through the completion of the maintenance management system
* Help develop and maintain a plan of 'Planned maintenance' for all key assets and perform planned maintenance activities to schedule
* Adherence to a planned maintenance schedule
* Operational availability of Machines & equipment
* Attend to and carry out repairs to machines & equipment in a reactive breakdown situation
* Identify and implement improvements to plant, equipment and facilities, in support of site improvements planning and cost reduction targets
* Plan and record preventative activities using the maintenance management system
* Work with Health & Safety department to ensure all equipment conforms to HSE guidance and does not cause hazards to the workforce
* Attendance of EHS meetings
* Manage & control sub-contractors in supporting the maintenance function
* Supplier management
* Control of all tools, equipment and spares in support of the maintenance function
* Maintenance of security systems

Qualifications: Skills:

Demonstratable knowledge of machine maintenance ideally within an engineering environment
Previous experience of working in a fast-paced engineering / manufacturing organisation
Mechanical or Electrical Apprenticeship (or equivalent) background