Maintenance Engineer

Melton Mowbray £30,000 p.a. to £33,000 p.a. + Pension Permanent

Job Reference: 012847

This manufacturer of polymer materials are looking to recruit a Maintenance Engineer to work their day shift and support preventative and reactive maintenance. You will have hands on experience of mechanical/electrical engineering - preferably within plastics or FMCG manufacturing .

Commutable from: Leicester, Nottingham, Derby, Peterborough

Salary: £30,000 p.a. to £33,000 p.a. + Pension

The Role

Carry out assigned tasks in mechanical and electrical repairs (as competency allows) from work
by the maintenance supervisor or when outside of dayshift hours shift supervision.
Carry out repairs and health and safety checks as required to maintain high safety standards to
satisfy health and safety legislation.
Report dangerous and unsafe machinery and respond to health and safety failures to provide
corrective actions or isolation of faulty plant.
Assist in the assessment of risks, and carrying out repairs by safe methods of work for all tasks
as assigned by the supervisor.
Ensure that work carried out unsupervised is to the same standard of safe working to ensure the
safety of yourself and any others who may be affected.
In liaison with Production, implement planned maintenance and repairs to ensure the smooth
operation of all production plant.
Provide a safe, flexible, skilled service covering 24/7 operation to minimise lost
manufacturing time and consequential costs.
Ensure cost effective and reliable maintenance of all site utility services (gas, water, electricity,
Evaluate, recommend and implement energy saving and continuous improvements to the plant.

The Candidate

Mechanical and electrical maintenance experience.
Knowledge of plastics manufacturing desirable.
Experience of weighing, blending, extrusion machines..

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