Maintenance Engineer CNC Machines

Technical Placements
£30k - 31k per year + Benefits
28 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Electrical / Mechanical Multi-skilled CNC Maintenance Engineer required for precision machining manufacture based in Llantrisant, near Cardiff, South Wales. This is a 3 shift position, with excellent prospects with a company that forms part of a global engineering group making components for the aerospace industry, employing around 400 staff over four sites in the UK. CNC machine experience is required. Experience / skills for Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer Proven multi-skilled maintenance experience of providing maintenance support within a fast paced manufacturing environment Maintaining, diagnosing, repairing, writing and performing preventative maintenance routines on CNC machinery The role will cover Electrical and Mechanical disciplines, Hydraulic, Vacuum, NC repair and general maintenance activities. Experience of maintaining CNC machining Centres, Proven experience in AC / DC servo drives Strong diagnostic skills Pneumatic and hydraulic experience gained from a multi skilled environment Mechanical maintenance skills (rebuilding of spindles, bearing replacement, diagnosing problems) would be advantageous. Operating the maintenance programmes for the key assets of the business CBM, TPM, diagnostics following breakdown, root cause analysis Improvements to programs and electromechanical systems are key elements of the role Person Requirements: Time served and qualified to HNC level in either Mechanical / Electrical Engineering. Able to demonstrate a high degree of crossover between disciplines. Experience of Fanuc CNC Controls, PLC diagnostics, electro/mechanical maintenance activities and fault finding, writing and maintaining preventative maintenance programs and continuous improvement activities is essential. (Knowledge of Fanuc controls would be a distinct advantage in this role) Candidates should: Have a flexible can do approach to work and be able to demonstrate a proven work record in a maintenance arena. Be a good team player, able to work on own initiative and live within a reasonable commuting distance of the factory. Note to Recruitment Agencies - This vacancy is under a managed service agreement, direct approaches to the client will not be accepted. This job was originally posted as