Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer

Petrie Recruitment
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)
£34,000 inc. shift allowance
11 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Job Elements: - • Working a 3 shift pattern (Mon to Fri) with occasional weekend overtime • To participate as a member of the multi-skilled engineering team working with other departments to improve performance and to achieve objectives. • To ensure the safe working of all plant and equipment in line with health and safety rules, regulations and requirements. • Ensure thorough understanding of manufacturing processes and equipment. • Respond quickly and effectively to equipment breakdowns, working with production department to identify problems and take countermeasures to ensure continuous production. • To continually monitor and discuss with plant engineers a ''best practice'' approach by skills enhancement and development of skills profiles by equipment requirements and active team role participation. • Work with other departments to improve performance and achieve company objectives. What the company are seeking in the successful candidate: • Time served technician ideally with technical higher education (level 4 and 5, HNC, HND) • Have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a maintenance environment. • Preferably have experience of working in a fast moving manufacturing environment. • Be multi-skilled, either: Electrical bias with mechanical skills and knowledge, or Mechanical bias with electrical skills and knowledge. • Knowledge of automated, semi-automated assembly equipment. • Pneumatic experience or qualification. • Hydraulic experience or qualification. • PLC experience or qualification. For further vacancies, please visit Follow us on Receive updates via LinkedIn: This job was originally posted as