Shift Maintenance Technician

Dilectus Recruitment Solutions
£36500 - £38500 per annum, Benefits Training & Great Benefits
02 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
MULTI SKILLED MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN - ELECTRICAL BIAS (DERBY): £36.5-38.5K SALARY INCLUDING SHIFT PAY PLUS BENEFITS, 3 ON 3 OFF. WORLD LEADING FOOD INDUSTRY PRODUCER. BASIC PLC FAULT FINDING EXPERIENCE ESSENTIAL, PREFERABLY WITH SIEMENS S7. The Client Our client is a world leading name in their field, and a producer of own and well known household brands - supplying leading supermarkets across the UK and internationally. Due to expansion of their plant, we are currently seeking to find a number of multi skilled maintenance engineers. Please note that interested candidates must have previous experience of using Siemens S7 software to some level, as a test using a laptop will be part of the interview process. The Role Purpose -Work closely with the Engineering Shift Supervisor, taking responsibility & ownership for delivering a high quality engineering service in support of the achievement of operational goals and targets -Continuously work to improve the performance of People and Plant to deliver site efficiency and performance standards. -To complete the full range of maintenance activities across the entire installed asset base within the department that they work. -To rapidly diagnose and resolve both mechanical, electrical and basic control & instrumentation faults -To complete all work allocated to a high standards having the ability to complete all maintenance tasks across the installed asset base -To regularly observe and discuss equipment performance and make recommendations for activities to improve this. -Promote and support the company quality & safety standards, focusing on continuous improvement whilst contributing to the company strategy, and demonstrating the company values and behaviours. Responsibilities Diagnosis, resolution and elimination of root causes of engineering faults Design, trial and implementation of minor equipment modifications in support of increased performance Completion of all scheduled, planned corrective, reactive and improvement maintenance as allocated Support to the implementation of permit to work system for control of contractor / internal activities within defined work area Ensure completion of equipment diaries, handover records, incident reports. Completion of notifications & Work orders within SAP PM for all work allocated to team. Raise purchase orders where required Attendance and input to all relevant operational, engineering and CI meetings. Maintain compliance to all internal and statutory legislation Meet with engineering shift supervisor at start and end of shift to agree operational and engineering priorities. Contribute to the planning and implementation of allocated annual equipment overhauls. Work collaboratively with all adjacent teams (Shift Managers Quality and Technical Ops) to resolve issues rapidly and drive improvement Maintain compliance to all internal and statutory legislation Good knowledge of engineering principles and their practical application through industry standard generic components. Practical engineering skills including hand tools and machine tools. Awareness of the practical implications of all relevant Statutory legislation Demonstrable competency to a defined standard in a minimum of 4 of the following areas: Electrical Mechanical Pneumatics Site Services Control Systems Defined Equipment Champion for a machine family Stores, Maintenance Planning, SAP Super User, Eng Standards & Procedures Understanding of CI Methodologies and the associated tools (Lean, 6 Sigma, TPM etc) Previous experience of working within a similar FMCG manufacturing / factory engineering department Strong interpersonal and developed communication skills . Decisive, pro-active, self motivated and assertive Internal customer focus with the ability to adapt to the variable demands of the business Ability to demonstrate working under initiative and think things through to solution Ability to work under own supervision Ability to influence, persuade and lead at all levels of the business Appropriate Technical Qualification (C&G Minimum, BTEC ONC / TEC 3 or higher preferred) IEE 17th Edition Completion of a recognised Apprenticeship (electrical or mechanical) IT literate – Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Good analytical and numeric ability IOSH qualification (Preferred) Is This You? If the above describes you then don't hesitate -apply now and if you fit the bill as described above then we will be in touch within 24 hours to discuss the role and company further. Having worked with this client for over 10 years, we can provide the best possible advice and guidance through the interview process. This job was originally posted as