Maintenance Engineer

Wigan, Greater Manchester
£35852/annum + pension and bonus
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Posted by Kensington Consulting

Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Engineer (shifts)

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £35,852

Location: Wigan

The Company-

Our client is an established, market leading FMCG manufacturer.

The role-

Reporting into the Maintenance Supervisor, the role will include;

Hands on maintenance work as well as supporting technicians and other engineers to improve equipment availability and help to develop the PM system.

Working closely with contractors to organise and plan shutdown repairs and improvement projects.

Managing areas of responsibility as part of overhaul projects ensuring parts and subcontract services are available as required.

Working within a small, close knit team to ensure PM tasks and checks are completed.

Contributing to improvement meetings with recommendations for future projects and identifying opportunities.

Ensuring maintenance activities are recorded and entered into the company CMMS as well as booking parts in / out of stores.

The person-

The ideal candidate will be time served, apprenticeship trained in Mechanical Engineering and have previous experience of working as a Maintenance Engineer.

Successful candidates must be able to demonstrate an ability to work as part of a team as well as possess strong communication skills.

Previous experience of working with large equipment in a heavy engineering environment is essential