Junior Maintanence Engineer

Start People
£20k - 23k per year
16 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Maintenance Engineer Ideal position for a junior/trainee maintenance engineer. Salary up to £23000 per annum. Hours of work - Fixed late shift Monday to Friday My client is a highly successful food manufacturing company seeking an ambitious individual wishing to join a growing business with excellent career development opportunities. Maintain a safe working environment whilst ensuring that all Buildings, Fixtures, Fittings and Equipment are maintained and repaired to a set standard that complies with all current legislation. WORK METHOD: Tasks will generally include: Implementing cost-effective equipment modifications to help improve safety, reliability and throughput Developing a project specification with colleagues, often including those from other engineering disciplines Discussing and solving problems with the manufacturing department Recommending modifications following test results / maintenance Considering the implications of issues such as cost, safety and time constraints Monitoring and commissioning plant and systems Adhering to Organisational Planned Preventative Maintenance Schedules PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES To maintain good working practices for the breakdown, cleaning and reassembly of all machinery in order to meet the requirements of customers and current legislation. To ensure that all new parts that are put into the machines in the factory are approved for the food industry To ensure all aspects of maintenance are carried out to a determined plan therefore enabling maximum asset life to least cost. To ensure all project work is carried out efficiently and to be safe to operate within budgeted costs. To maintain records for all lifting gear, forklift trucks and plant machinery To ensure that all new machinery meets the correct standards for health and safety To ensure that all machinery is inspected on a regular basis and that all guards and safety features are in place and working properly To adhere to Food Hygiene Regulations by ensuring that the fabric of the buildings is kept in a good state or repair. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66906017