ARE YOU AN EX-MILITARY ENGINEER? ARE YOU LOOKING FOR AN EXCITING NEW ROLE WITH A WELL-ESTABLISHED EMPLOYER WHO CAN OFFER A COMPREHENSIVE TRAINING PACKAGE? Our client is recruiting for a Multi Skilled Engineer at their site in Preston, Lancashire.
SALARY £33,948.33 PLUS £5,000 SHIFT ALLOWANCE, 23 DAYS HOLIDAY + BANK HOLIDAYS, PENSION SCHEME, HEALTHCARE & STRUCTURED TRAINING PROGRAMME
THIS IS WORKING A PANAMA SHIFT PATTERN – 42 HOURS PER WEEK – 6AM – 6PM / 6PM – 6AM ROTATING.
Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer Responsibilities:
– Manage electro-mechanical faults and preventative maintenance operations.
– Provide breakdown and maintenance support to a wide range of electro-mechanical systems including shuttle and conveyor systems, bagging machinery, complex automation and IT interface.
– Mechanical strip-down/re-assembly, basic field wiring, machine calibration and system testing.
– Electrical fault-finding.
– Working against a timeframe to complete reactive repairs.
– Interact with on-site management keeping them informed of repair and maintenance progression and address any concerns.
– Service and repair current installed products and show hands on ownership of issues to achieve a quick time resolution.
– Ability to interpret electrical circuit diagrams and work with 415V motor controls.
– Provide performance in terms of achieving output, speed of response and quality of repair and standards of workmanship.
– Mechanical aptitude including the ability to read assembly drawings.
– Operate hand tools and be able to assemble parts onto equipment.
Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer Requirements:
– Candidate must hold a relevant recognised engineering qualification in electrical/mechanical engineering to a level of City and Guilds level 3/ NVQ level 3.
– Multi-skilled engineering background is essential.
– Excellent fault finding and diagnostic skills.
– Ability to read and interpret engineering diagrams.
– Understanding of PLC’s and their function would be advantageous.
– Pneumatic and Hydraulic knowledge would be advantageous.
– Infrequent travel to Austria for product training.
NOTE – Our client encourages applications from candidates from both commercial and ex-military backgrounds; Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Air Force