MECHANICAL MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

Job Description

This is an opportunity to join a leading Manufacturing company based just outside of Stoke on Trent to undertake breakdown and preventative mechanical maintenance on plant machinery in this Heavy Industry manufacturing facility.

Due to expansion, a Market leading manufacturing company is seeking to grow its Maintenance Engineering team with the addition of a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer.

Based just outside of Stoke on Trent they are the largest UK manufacturer in their market. This opportunity offers security and stability for the right candidate to join a friendly and welcoming team.

Role Description

  • Providing both Reactive & Planned Preventative Maintenance
  • Maintaining a variety of Heavy Industry Production Machinery 
  • Mechanical Fault Finding, fitting and fabrication.
  • Reporting to the Engineering Shift Manager
  • This position will require you to work a rotating Days / Noons shift rota 6am – 2pm / 2pm – 10pm
  • Once fully trained you will also be required to go onto the out of hours on call rota. 

Skills and Qualifications

  • Mechanical Maintenance Engineering Experience
  • Mechanical Engineering Qualifications
  • Welding and fabrication skills
  • Successful candidates must have experience working within a Heavy Industry environment and have worked with Hydraulics.
  • Heavy Engineering / Manufacturing Industry experience

In return you will joining a market leader in their field who can offer a stable and secure career. This position is commutable from Stoke on Trent, Uttoxeter and surrounding areas.

SIMILAR JOBS

 

We are a well-respected employer within the plastics sector and are seeking to recruit proven Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician, to join our team. 

Benefits: 

In return for your Maintenance skills and experience, we offer a negotiable salary in the region of £38,000 Plus Paid Overtime at Premium Rates, Enhanced Sick Pay Scheme Company Pension & Stable Working Environment.

Duties of an Maintenance Technician 

As a proven Maintenance Technician you will be required to undertake both planned and reactive maintenance across our plant, which will require you to have experience of supporting plastic injection moulding equipment which ideally includes either Battenfeld, Boy, Demag, Engel, Krauss Maffei, Sandretto or Star . 

Requirements of an Maintenance Technician

Ideally you will be apprentice trained but must be qualified Electrically and have some understanding of Plc Controls, must be proficient in supporting injection moulding technology. 

The role is commutable from Coleshill, Fradley, Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield and Tamworth 

1999 - 2020 Celebrating 21 Years of Maintenance Engineer Recruitment Excellence

 

We are a West Midlands based organisation that is a leading player in the engineering sector and are seeking to recruit proven Maintenance Supervisor.

Benefits: 

In return for your Maintenance Supervisor skills and experience, we offer a negotiable salary in the region of £40K, Plus Healthcare, Company Pension & 33 Days Holiday.

Duties of a Maintenance Supervisor

You will be required to support the team providing “hands on” support whilst also delegating PM tasks, managing contractors, alongside working with the team in plant breakdown situations.  

Requirements of a Maintenance Supervisor

The position of Maintenance Supervisor will require you to have a proven track record in supporting maintenance teams within a supervisory capacity. Ideally be apprentice trained but must be qualified to City & Guilds / NVQ standard Electrically.

It is essential that you have supported a team of Maintenance Engineers as a Maintenance Supervisor where you have championed continuous improvement and supported in plant related CAPEX projects. 

1999 - 2020 Celebrating 21 Years of Maintenance Supervisor Recruitment Excellence

 

I am recruiting an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to join a very established Plastics company.  You will be required to carry out maintenance work requirements for machines and equipment, plant, and buildings. Ideally previous Injection Mould or Blow Mould experience would be beneficial.

This is an excellent opening for someone with who wants some managerial responsibility, as you will be required to step up as Team Leader when the Manager is off. Along with a competitive salary of £38,000, the company offers overtime at an additional rate, holiday, and company pension. Hours for this role are Monday-Friday 10pm-6am. 

Duties for the role of Maintenance Engineer:

  • Carry out all planned maintenance tasks to set standards.
  • Carry out safety checks of machines, equipment and plant and complete periodic safety records.
  • To undertake tasks required for the installation of machines, plant and equipment to working standards.
  • To respond to and provide an immediate maintenance service.
  • To make, fabricate and assemble special purpose parts and equipment.
  • Along with the Team maintain effectiveness of Team and Area performance.
  • To carry out the role of other team members as required.
  • To maintain good housekeeping.
  • Weekly sprinkler maintenance.
  • Maintain and record water treatment as company procedures

The role of Maintenance Engineer is commutable from either Nottingham or Derby.

 

A PRESTIGIOUS manufacturing organisation have an URGENT requirement for an INJECTION MOULD SETTER.
They are a multi-site operation, with facilities world -wide.  The opportunities available, would be second to none, with plenty of development offered for the right person.
This is a busy facility, and there are plenty of orders stacking up.

BENEFITS:

  • £34,000 (pro rata)
  • Shift Premium
  • Paid Overtime
  • 6 Month Contract

DUTIES

  • Provide support and process improvement
  • Conduct mould changes
  • Set up moulding processes
  • Identification for areas of improvement within tool changes
  • Conduct first – off
  • 5S
  • Tool change reduction through SMED
  • Cycle time improvement / general scrap reduction
  • This role is over a 3-shift pattern – Monday to Friday

REQUIREMENTS

  • Ideally, you will be Apprentice trained
  • Strong knowledge of plastic injection mould machines
  • If you have gained your experience within a high volume, complex manufacturing environment would be beneficial
  • Knowledge of SMED and 5S
  • Happy to work 3 shifts
  • Would suit someone who is looking for an opportunity where there are genuine career prospects

You will be joining an established manufacturing organisation, and you will be supported by a strong management team.  This is a superb opportunity that, for the right person, can offer fantastic potential for greater chances within the organisation.

 

A PRESTIGIOUS manufacturing organisation have an URGENT requirement for an INJECTION MOULD SETTER.

They are a multi-site operation, with facilities world -wide.  The opportunities available, would be second to none, with plenty of development offered for the right person. This is a busy facility, and there are plenty of orders stacking up.

BENEFITS:

  • £32,000 rising to £34,500 after 6 months
  • Shift Premium
  • Pension
  • Paid Overtime
  • 6 Months Minimum Contract

DUTIES:

  • Provide support and process improvement
  • Conduct mould changes
  • Set up moulding processes
  • Identification for areas of improvement within tool changes
  • Conduct first – off
  • 5S
  • Tool change reduction through SMED
  • Cycle time improvement / general scrap reduction
  • This role is over a 3-shift pattern – Monday to Friday

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ideally, you will be Apprentice trained
  • Strong knowledge of plastic injection mould machines
  • If you have gained your experience within a high volume, complex manufacturing environment would be beneficial
  • Knowledge of SMED and 5S
  • Happy to work 3 shifts
  • Would suit someone who is looking for an opportunity where there are genuine career prospects

You will be joining an established manufacturing organisation, and you will be supported by a strong management team.  This is a superb opportunity that, for the right person, can offer fantastic potential for greater chances within the organisation.

This is a wonderful opportunity

 

Project Manager (NPD)

We are working with a technology development company, who require a Project Manager to join their busy New Product Development Team based in the South Staffordshire area. 

Company:

The company has over 25 years’ experience in developing innovative products that are mainly used in the Automotive and Commercial Vehicle market sectors. Their products use a range of the latest Electronic and Software technologies and are combined with mechanical applications.

As an organisation they have seen fantastic growth over the last 5 years and are now in a fortunate position of seeing business levels and orders return after the lockdown early this year. 

A good working environment with a healthy mix of senior and more experienced staff combined with junior and entry level engineers with a focus on individual development.

Duties:

  • The position will pay a key role in the delivery of new products and technologies to the point of pre-release for production and ensuring that any potential design, reliability, quality or technology upgrade issues are quickly dealt with, or foreseen prior to release. 
  • Working in conjunction with the Engineering and Technical Team and reporting to the Technical Director, the position will be very R&D biased and require a good degree of understanding Electronic and Software platforms and limitations and the associated issues of enclosing and packing such technology with more mechanical biased applications.
  • Daily liaison with suppliers and partners and internal departments – Sales, Quality and Assembly will also be a major part of the role.
  • Project planning and formulating charts, spread sheets and presentations for internal department and Senior Managers 
  • Getting directly involved in Design Changes, Concessions, Value Added Exercises & Design & Build Internal Quality Standards
  • Communication of Project updates and lead times with all relevant parties 
  • Problem solving with the projects at development, prototype, and testing phases
  • Keeping updated on new technology and customers demands 
  • Meeting and understanding the commercial requirements of the company to ensure profitability with each project 
  • Be part of the internal continuous improvement team of Managers, to ensure the company moves forward in the right direction

Skills & Experience:

  • This role will require a Project Manager with experience in the following 
  • At least 2 years in a Technology based Project or Engineering position that is New Product Introduction biased
  • Good Technical ability within a R&D remit (Design & Testing of either Electronics, Mechanical, Software Applications)
  • Have working in a technology development product or device environment (Ideally within an SME or Start-up organisation)
  • Excellent Communication skills 
  • Good project software exposure and the ability to create spreadsheets and associated documents 
  • A good understanding of modern manufacturing and assembly practises 
  • A formal engineering education qualification – (Degree, HND or equivalent) 
  • Good investigative skills with the ability to problem solve and come up with suitable solutions
  • Good supplier liaison experience and a good understanding of commercial constraints
  • The ability to pick up new technology and procedures fast

Benefits:

  • This is a great opportunity for a junior or mid-level Project Engineer / Manager to move into a fast paced, but supportive working environment.
  • The company has seen fantastic growth in turnover and head count in recent years and is well placed to offer an individual a good opportunity for career enhancement, pay increases and promotion within a short time span of joining the company.