Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer (Electrically Biased)

Hunter Selection Limited

Essex, South East, United Kingdom
£41500 – £42500 per annum + Benefits
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17 May 2023

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer (Electrically Biased)
South Essex

Commutable from – Grays, Romford, Pufleet, Basildon, Southend-On-Sea, Wickford

Monday-Friday Days (08:00-16:30) + Call Out Rota (24/7)

GBP42,500 (Rising after probation)

Benefits:- Up to 10% Match Private Pension, Life Assurance, Staff Discounts,

25 Days Holiday + Banks, Free Lunches

Our client is a leading manufacturer, part of a multi-billion-pound global group, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. They are looking for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer, that is electrically biased to join their close-knit team.

Role & Responsibilities:

* Working closely with a team of experienced engineers, to train & develop career
* Carrying out PPM, reactive & predictive maintenance/breakdown analysis
* Dealing with industrial processing & manufacturing equipment
* Working on such machinery / systems as:- conveyors, silos, blowers, presses, baggers, production equipment, mixers, steam & boiler systems, industrial control systems
* PLC’s – electrical fault finding
* Electrical & mechanical fault finding, analysis & repair
* Carrying out daily inspection checks, asset care management, project work, continuous improvements, weekly/monthly inspections of site equipment
* Stores and spare parts management, use of Maximo asset care management systems

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

* Must be a multi-skilled engineer, with a an electrical biased
* Have completed a recognised engineering apprenticeship – formal qualifications
* Able to react to breakdowns effectively, safely and efficiently
* Both electrical & mechanical fault-finding capabilities
* Ideally have worked in food, FMCG, industrial fast-paced manufacturing
* Flexible character – willing to partake in an on-call-rota, work extra hours if needed
* Experience of heavy industrial manufacturing equipment/systems
* Worked on compressors, bearings, shafts, gearboxes, chains, belts, blowers, rollers
* Be able to electrically fault find on PLC’s, 3-phase motors & control systems
* Mechanical fabrication, fitting, welding experience beneficial
* Need to be self-motivated, team players, strong communicator, enthusiastic & driven character

Job Reference No: SE22238 / 534

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy –

Chris Gumm on # # or by sending your CV directly to him at #

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area, we may be able to assist you. Apply directly on # # and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.

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