Industrial Tools Repair Engineer

£42000 - £43000/annum Plus Benefits Package
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Industrial Tools Repair Engineer
£42,000 Salary Package

We are recruiting for an on-site Industrial Tools Repair Engineer to join our client who are a 1st Tier Supplier into a number of Automotive OEM's worldwide.

Your Role Overview
The Industrial Tools Repair Engineer role will be supporting the busy manufacturing plant and providing maintenance support on site in order to maintain the smooth running of the operation.

Daily Responsibilities:
* Repairing and servicing machine tools mechanically or electrically. (We are seeking both mechanical maintenance specialists and electrical maintenance specialists).
* Fault diagnosis
* Programming PLC (for electrical maintenance staff )
* Reading & understanding engineering drawing.
* Organising routine servicing schedules.
* Checking and calibrating instruments to make sure they are accurate.
* Fitting new parts.
* Carrying out quality inspections
* Keeping production managers informed of progress.
* Overhauling and replacing parts according to schedule.
* Problem solving and responding immediately to machinery breakdowns
* Liaising with client departments and customers;

Qualifications & Experience:
* Qualified to a minimum HNC level (apprentice trained)
* A minimum of 3 year's experience in a similar position ideally within the automotive industry or a machine tool manufacturer
* Demonstrable fault finding, diagnosis, problem solving and repair skills
* Previous experience of the automotive industry would be an advantage but is not essential.
* Ability to work in pressurised and reactive environment
* Excellent PLC skills (ideally Fanuc, Allen Bradley or Mitsubishi)
* Ability to read engineering drawings