Principle Reliability & Maintenance Engineer

£45000 - £55000/annum Bonus + Benefits
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Principle Reliability & Maintenance Engineer

Based: Enfield, Middlesex

Very attractive package including Bonus & Benefits. Relocation budget may also be available

Principle Reliability & Maintenance Engineer

My client is a world class manufacturer who is currently seeking to recruit a Principle Reliability Engineers to join the Engineering and Maintenance Team based at their busy Manufacturing Plant. They are looking for candidates with excellent engineering skills, knowledge and experience of maintaining a wide range of equipment (mechanical, electrical and controls systems). Applications are invited from multi-skilled engineers / maintenance team leaders / maintenance engineers who have worked in heavy manufacturing and/or high volume, process driven environments (i.e. automotive, chemical, agro-chemical, pharmaceutical, refining, or similar). Alternatively, you may be an expert / speciality in Mechanical, Electrical and/or Control Instrumentation Systems.

The purpose of this role is to provide technical engineering expertise and leadership to the maintenance and engineering teams to ensure operational needs and objectives of the site are met.

This role covers a full range of activities, including:

* Advise engineers on all aspects of mechanical, electrical and control maintenance on site machinery and equipment
* Ensure all facilities and equipment are safe to use by following quality and EHS policies
* Liaise with other members of the Maintenance Team, Maintenance Team Leader, and Production Team Leaders to agree strategies for conducting breakdown, corrective and preventative maintenance activities
* Offer technical advice to facilitate plant modification work as required
* Develop your own Personal Development Plan, including additional skills training, in order to keep up to speed with advances in technology and the changing needs of the business
* Support Continuous Improvement program through delivery of improvements in equipment availability, utilising established problem solving tools including Root Cause Analysis
* Support LEAN implementation by identifying and assisting with the implementation of improvement, cost saving and sustainable opportunities.

This is a challenging role; the successful applicant will be flexible, determined and self-motivated, with excellent communication skills. Candidates must have previously successfully led a maintenance team within a process industry and hold a recognised mechanical qualification / completed an engineering apprenticeship. Previous experience of LEAN manufacturing and an understanding of the requirements of ISO 9001, 14001, 18001 systems are desirable.

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