Maintenance Engineer

  • Location
    Ayr, South Ayrshire
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 31000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Machinery Service & Maintenance

Adecco have a new role just in today for a Maintenance Engineer to join a fantastic company based in Prestwick. This is a day shift role.

The company has recently gone through a major re-investment programme introducing new robotics and state of the art melting and blasting equipment in order to increase capacity and to automate processes.

Your role will be to take the lead in providing planned/preventative maintenance programmes and equipment breakdown schedules for a variety of plant and equipment within a manufacturing environment.

You will have many responsibilities, some will include:

  • Assist manufacturing/production team in achieving targets and optimising machine run times

  • Respond immediately to machine breakdowns and keep maintenance records

  • Prioritise maintenance requests and carry out planned, preventative and reactive maintenance effectively

  • Understand and support plant improvement projects

  • Identify and deploy other skills or trades required in order to ensure cost effective task completion

  • Liaise with contractors on site

  • Support and manage the training and development of apprentices

  • Monitor equipment/machinery performance using agreed KPI's and investigate opportunities for improvement

  • Practice all safety and compliance requirements and encourage others

To be consider you must have the following:

  • Minimum HNC engineering qualification is required

  • Fully qualified mechanical engineer or equivalent

  • PAT testing qualification would be ideal

  • Experienced Maintenance Engineer with excellent mechanical and electrical knowledge within a manufacturing/industrial environment

  • Knowledge of 415v electrical skills and ability to read schematic drawings

  • Mechanical and electrical fault-finding skills

  • Critical thinking and problem-solving expertise

  • Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative

To discus further please send your CV in today.

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