Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

£20 - £22/hour
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

£20 - £22 per hour


gap technical are proud to be representing this global manufacturing business in their search for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to work at their facility based near Wakefield

Performance Objectives

* To support the manufacturing process by responding effectively to equipment breakdowns, carrying out scheduled maintenance work and being proactive on the correction and modification of reoccurring machine processing faults.
* To respond effectively to equipment breakdowns and ensure maximum focus is given to their nominated production area
* To fault find in an effective and efficient manner whilst utilising the various machines historic / information documentation
* To establish harmonious relations with the operational staff and to work flexibly with them
* To train operational team members to perform minor maintenance tasks and to assist in major repairs
* Ensuring that machinery is maintained, and repaired to a high standard.
* Pro-active in the reduction of engineering downtime and continuous improvement of the process and the department.

Person Specification

* The successful candidate will ideally be educated to HNC level or equivalent and will have worked within an FMCG environment.
* A background in packaging / food / pharmaceutical will be a distinct advantage however not a prerequisite.
* You must be an excellent communicator and be able to plan and organise efficiently.
* Cross skill training (Electrical to Mechanical Conversion)
* 16th Edition Electrical Wiring Regulations (minimum). (17th edition preferable)
* Working knowledge of PLC's (fault finding or part programming)
* S7 experience preferable


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