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    Maintenance Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Loaders / Unloaders
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 24/11/2017
  • Job reference: CMS030128'2002_1511528580

Maintenance Engineer

This is a permanent position working 12 hour days on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern.
Our client is an established family business with sites across England. They have an excellent reputation for investing in the latest technology and through reinvestment have significantly grown. Due to continued success they are now looking to recruit a Maintenance Engineer to be based in Preston.

About The Role
This role will primarily involve:
Maintaining the presses to manufacture Dry Ambient Food.
Ensuring that the mill runs without any breakdowns during working hours
Making sure that the stocks of spare parts are kept up to date
Repairing parts of the plant in the quickest time possible
Maintaining Draglink Convenors
Calibrating weighing machines
Conducting monthly external checks
Liaising with the control room to ensure maintenance jobs are completed on time
Visiting sites to ensure installations of new equipment are completed in a timely manner
Participating in call out duties
Health and Safety is paramount and a good knowledge of Health and Safety and risk assessing is a must, along with an excellent attention to detail and quality.
The ideal candidate must be flexible in approach and have a strong desire to learn and be part of a busy team.

Skills & Experience
Experience within a manufacturing environment is essential.
Experience of Maintenance Engineering is essential