Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Thirsk Permanent £40,000 - £53,000 per year
  • The client is a successful manufacturer based in Thirsk
  • Maintenance Engineer will work Mon-Fri 6am-4pm one week 8:30am-7:30pm the next

About Our Client

The client is a blue-chip manufacturer based in Thirsk.

Job Description

The Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer will work Mon-Fri 6am-3.30pm one week 9:30am-8.00pm the next and be responsible for:

  • Perform full range of plant maintenance tasks and repairs on a proactive/planned and reactive basis.
  • Use predictive maintenance techniques such as thermo-graphic imaging and vibration analysis as well as experience, skill and judgement to make regular assessments of the plant condition
  • Implement equipment reliability improvements and develop new maintenance work-flow methods and techniques.
  • Process optimisation to ensure maximum efficiency
  • Employ Preventive/Predictive maintenance techniques to achieve benchmark plant reliability
  • Ensure availability of critical spares
  • Manage own work flows to remain within maintenance budget
  • Oversee projects when required
  • Ensure adherence to safe system of work, ppe permits, risk assessment etc

The Successful Applicant

The successful Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer will have:

  • Technical school higher qualification (NVQ) or Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent knowledge with relevant hands on experience.
  • Electrical qualification.
  • Basic understanding of preventtitive/predictive maintenance techniques.
  • Excellent technical, analytical and fault-finding skills.
  • Good knowledge of Maintenance process and activities.
  • PC literate, competent computer skills.
  • Proven continuous improvement skills.
  • Working knowledge of technical English (verbal and written).
  • Experience in supervising contractors.
  • IPAF License.
  • Confined Space trained.
  • Mansafe system trained.

What's on Offer

  • Pension Double matched by employer up to 10%, i.e. employee 5% employer 10%
  • 33 Days Holiday (Bank holidays to be worked except Xmas, Boxing Day and New Year. However, there have been times they've not needed to run on bank holiday)
  • Private Health care with BUPA (Can add family at extra cost)
  • Life assurance scheme - (basic is 2x Salary + 8x Salary if take pension so x10 Total)
Rebecca Rhodes
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Phone number
+44 113 243 7761

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Production, Manufacturing
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract type
Consultant name
Rebecca Rhodes
Consultant phone
+44 113 243 7761
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