Specialising in Maintenance recruitment Cheray Oakes covers the North West area where she has built great relationships with a number of major organisations  and has successfully recruited for a range of different clients, She believes communication is key and even more so listening to both candidates and clients needs to ensure she have provided timely and professional services.

Cheray is a dedicated  and honest individual who is keen to continually improve her functional expertise and market knowledge. 

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Specialising in Maintenance recruitment Cheray Oakes covers the North West area where she has built great relationships with a number of major organisations  and has successfully recruited for a range of different clients, She believes communication is key and even more so listening to both candidates and clients needs to ensure she have provided timely and professional services.

Cheray is a dedicated  and honest individual who is keen to continually improve her functional expertise and market knowledge. 

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Introduction:

A position has become available for an Engineering Manager to join leading organisation based in the Penrith location

Duties:

  • Manage the Engineering Budget and developments on site.
  • Establishes and maintains high standards in discipline, safety and housekeeping by monitoring and reviewing performance
  • Regularly monitor Supervisors and Senior engineers on site, you will also look after the career development of staff, and arrange training when needed.
  • Promotes and develops engineering staff to achieve high standards from the department in innovation, CI, daily management, CAMF activities and team-working.
  • Manages staff to achieve major, minor and capital engineering developments successfully. 

Requirements:

  • Must hold a degree within Mechanical or Electrical engineering.
  • Hold Engineering knowledge and skills
  • Previous Experience within a similar position
  • Must hold strong communication skills

Benefits:

Salary - £40,000 / £50,000

Great Pension

35 days holiday

Bonus Scheme

Healthcare

Vouchers and more

Location: Penrith

Industry: Heavy Industry

If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required please do not hesitate to send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

A position has become available for a Maintenance Electrician holding a 70/30 Split to join an organisation based in the Manchester location. This will be a Fixed term contract as the site will closing in January 2020. Ideally this individual will hold experience within a Food Manufacturing organisation. 

The ideal Maintenance Electrician will hold:

  • Ideally the maintenance electrician will hold experience within a food manufacturing organisation.
  • Hold a 70 / 30 Split - Electrically Biased
  • Hold PLC’s experience with Siemens / Allen Bradley or Mitsubishi - Fault finding abilities
  • Liquid handling would at an advantage
  • Additional Skills: Motors and Drives, Conveyors, Hydraulics & Pneumatics

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience within a Maintenance Electrician role
  • Previous experience within a Food Manufacturing organisation
  • To have experience with Liquid Handling.
  • Apprentice trained
  • HNC / ONC in Electrical Engineering
  • 17th Editions / 18th Editions

Benefits for a Maintenance Electrician:

Salary - £37,000 - £38,000

Fixed Term Contract for a year (End Date January 2020)

Shift Work Included

Pension

25 + 8 Days Holiday

Location - Manchester

If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required please send your CV ASAP.

 

Position: Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer - Electrical & Mechanical abilities

Location: Bury, Lancashire

Ideal candidate:

We are looking for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer holding Electrical and Mechanical abilities, ideally this individual will understand assembly and fitting of a range of mechanical elements of machines and is able to complete basic machining and fabrication of parts.

Key Skills:

  • Installation testing & commissioning of equipment at Customers Sites
  • Experience with AC / DC Control circuits
  • General machining (Lathes / Milling)
  • Able to read and understand engineering Drawings & Schematics
  • Experience with Vacuum systems, Pumps, Valves, Pneumatics & Hydraulics
  • Fault finding abilities within PLC’s: Siemens, Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi

Requirements:

The ideal Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer will hold an HNC/ HND in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering as well as holding a City & Guilds 2391 Testing and Inspection, ideally holding 17th / 18th IEE Wiring Regulations. 

Benefits:

Salary: £32,000

Shift: Days Monday to Friday

5% Pension

Profit Related Pay Scheme

Life Assurance

Company Healthcare

24 + 8 days holiday

 

Position : Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer - Electrical & Mechanical abilities

Location: Cambridge

Ideal candidate:

We are looking for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer holding Electrical and Mechanical abilities, ideally this individual will understand assembly and fitting of a range of mechanical elements of machines and is able to complete basic machining and fabrication of parts.

Key Skills:

  • Installation testing & commissioning of equipment at Customers Sites
  • Experience with AC / DC Control circuits
  • General machining (Lathes / Milling)
  • Able to read and understand engineering Drawings & Schematics
  • Experience with Vacuum systems, Pumps, Valves, Pneumatics & Hydraulics
  • Fault finding abilities within PLC’s: Siemens, Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi

Requirements:

The ideal Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer will hold an HNC/ HND in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering as well as holding a City & Guilds 2391 Testing and Inspection, ideally holding 17th / 18th IEE Wiring Regulations. 

Benefits:

Salary: £32,000

Shift: Days Monday to Friday

5% Pension

Profit Related Pay Scheme

Life Assurance

Company Healthcare

24 + 8 days holiday

 

Introduction:

A position has become available for an Electrical Engineer to join an organisation based in the Lancashire location.

Duties of an Electrical Engineer:

  • Meet production needs in regard to engineering issues and breakdowns. To carry out routine test and inspection on electrical systems and portable electrical equipment.
  • To reduce costs where possible and use the preventative maintenance system to reduce unplanned maintenance. To assist the maintenance manager with projects and developments.
  • To maintain maintenance activities in compliance with ISO 9001: 2000, ISO 14001 and other customer specific standards.
  • Applicants will be working as part of our Group Engineering primarily in Oldham, also in the Rochdale area.
  • Experience of ATEX equipment an advantage
  • Work safely within the company’s Health and Safety Procedures.
  • Work within the requirements and BS 7671 (Electrical Regulations).
  • Improve process efficiencies through elimination of downtime with the use of the PPM system and C.I.P. process
  • Carry out essential legislative testing of electrical equipment and systems.
  • To work with the maintenance manager in the identification of process improvements.
  • To co-operate with the organisation in respect of training needs and job development to meet organisation and production demands.

Qualifications:

  • Apprentice trained
  • City & Guilds in Electrical Engineering
  • City & Guilds 2391
  • 17th Editions / 18th Editions
  • Experience with Siemens PLC’s
  • AC / DC Motors and Drives

Benefits:

Shift: Days 7am till 4pm (Call out Rota included)

£32,500 / £33,000

Pension

Generous holiday

Healthcare

Parking

Canteen

Location: Lancashire

Industry: Manufacturing organisation

If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required, please send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

We are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer – Mechanically Biased to join a leading packaging organisation. Ideally the candidate will hold previous experience within a Manufacturing / Packaging environment.

Experience required of a Maintenance Engineer:

  • Also, we are looking for an individual who holds experience with Injection moulding – Plastics Extrusion.
  • Worked with both Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • Additional skills: Blowers, Vacuum pumps, Packaging machinery, Extrusion machinery, Conveyors, Temp controllers.
  • The ideal candidate will be apprentice trained holding a City & Guilds or HNC in Mechanical engineering.

Benefits for a Maintenance Engineer:

Shift: Continental – 2days – 2Nights

Salary: £35,000 - £35,581

Pension

Healthcare

Parking

Canteen

Generous Holidays

Location: Winsford

Packaging, Extrusion

If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required for a Maintenance Engineer please send your CV ASAP.

 

Introduction:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Electrician.

Company: 

Leading manufacturing organisation, Worldwide.

Equipment:

  • PLC: Siemens, Mitsubishi, Allen Bradley – Fault finding abilities
  • Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • Speed Drives
  • Motor Controls
  • Conveyors
  • Inverters

Maintenance Electrician Duties and Requirements:

  • This role will involve all aspects of trouble shooting and problem solving across the site.
  • The Maintenance Electrician will be required to look for and implement continuous improvements individually and as part of a team.
  • You will be an adaptable, flexible and proactive individual who is comfortable working under your own initiative and as part of an engineering team.
  • Previous experience within a Maintenance Electrician role
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing / Heavy environment
  • Apprentice trained holding a ONC in Electrician engineering

Benefits for a Maintenance Electrician:

  • Salary - £39,243
  • Continental Shift: 4on-4off - 2days - 2Nights
  • Pension, Generous holiday, Sick-Pay, Vouchers, and more
  • Location - Brough
 

Introduction:

We are actively seeking a Maintenance Fitter / Assembler x 3

Company:

Manufacturing organisation.

Duties:

  • The Maintenance Fitter / Assembler is employed to carryout assembly of any of the company’s equipment in line with guidelines and instructions.
  • The fitter will be required to operate tools, including a centre lathe, milling machine, grinders, drills etc. and to carry out simple modification work of parts manufactured by subcontractors if required.
  • The Maintenance Fitter / Assembler will carry out simple welding as part of a drum assembly process.
  • The fitter will assist other members of the production team when required.
  • Carry out installation and service work in accordance with the company guide lines and procedures with consideration to the budgeted costs in any country worldwide to which machines are supplied. Overseas travel of approximately 10 weeks per year will be required.

Skills and Requirements:

Ideally the Maintenance Fitter / Assembler will hold:

  • Experience with: Servo Motors, Gearboxes, Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • Flexibility is a must
  • Apprentice Trained
  • Holding at least 5 years within a similar position
  • Holding an HNC / NVQ Level 3 in Mechanical Engineering

The applicant should be experienced in all aspects of mechanical engineering from bench assembly work to using small basic machine tools. He/she should be experienced in working with pneumatics, hydraulics and competent with basic electrics. Knowledge of working and assembling servo motors, gearboxes and associated equipment would be an advantage.

Benefits:

Position : Maintenance Fitter / Assembler

Salary : £28,041

Pension

33 Days Holiday

Healthcare

Overtime

Shift: Days / Monday - Friday

Location: WA14 4LF

 

Multi-Skilled maintenance engineer – Mechanically Biased

Shift: Monday & Tuesday, 6.00am to 6.30pm, Friday 6.00am - 4.30pm and Saturday 6.00am to 2.30pm

Salary: £36,066

Benefits: Childcare vouchers, Generous Holiday, Pension, Sick-pay and More

Location: Manchester

 

Currently looking for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer - Mechanically Biased to join a leading organisation based in the Manchester Location.

About the Role of a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer - Mechanically Biased:

  • Working as part of the maintenance team to ensure that all plant equipment and machinery on site are operating efficiently with the minimum amount of downtime and they are kept in safe and good mechanical working order. 
  • Ensure safe working at all times with a right first time every time by everyone attitude to produce a cost effective, quality product whilst adhering to the Company’s policies and procedures.

Main Responsibilities of a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer – Mechanically Biased:

  • Carry out the necessary maintenance operations to all plant equipment and machinery in line with Company requirements.
  • Respond in a timely manner to all breakdown situations to minimise plant downtime.
  • Carry out all planned preventative maintenance as requested.
  • Ensure that all plant and machinery is kept in a good working and clean condition.
  • Assist with the installation of new plant equipment.
  • Maintain and monitor the machines and equipment to enable them to achieve their budgeted outputs at the required quality levels.
  • Ensure that all machine guards are fitted correctly in accordance with H&S requirements.

Essential experience of a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer – Mechanically Biased:

  • ONC in Mechanical engineering
  • Electrical qualification to show competency
  • Previous experience of working in a manufacturing environment
  • Full mechanical apprenticeship
  • IT Literate

Desirable experience of a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer – Mechanically Biased:

  • HNC in Mechanical engineering
  • Health & Safety qualification (IOSH)
 

Maintenance Manager - Mechanical and Electrical experience

Days: 8am till 5pm Monday to Friday

Salary: £42,000 to £47,000 Depending on experience

Benefits: Bonus, Company car, Generous holiday, Bupa on site

Location: Kent

 

An opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Manager to join a leading Manufacturing organisation based in the Kent location. Please find below details into the position.

The Role of a Maintenance Manager:

To lead the site / plant maintenance team in the delivery of high levels of plant availability and reliability to ensure production schedules and customer service requirements can be met.  You will lead by example, drive and adhere to health, safety and environmental working practices in accordance with the company’s policies and procedures and legal requirements to develop and drive a culture of continuous improvement in the maintenance department and to bring around operational transformation and culture change.

Responsibilities of a Maintenance Manager:

  • Always ensure that you and your team adhere to Group H & S policy and promote a culture of working safely.
  • Have a good sound knowledge of the plant and its workings to enable you to make informed decisions regarding breakdowns, repairs and maintenance.
  • Provide a consistent leadership style that promotes teamwork, open communication, can do attitude, leading by example and a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Deliver plant improvement through effective use of preventative maintenance.
  • Promote a culture of continual improvement within your team.
  • Work closely with the production department to help plant deliver productivity goals.
  • Manage revenue and capital spends within the confines of budget limits.
  • Build / develop internal relationships across all departments.
  • Work alongside both UK Engineering and Central Engineering to maximise potential of team and machinery.
  • Comply with the Company Purchasing Policy.
  • Ensure that HR policies and procedures are followed and adhered to, including carrying out disciplinary action where necessary, in conjunction with or following advice from a member of the HR Team.
  • Identify future training needs and carry out training for your staff and yourself which will assist in the development of a professional and flexible team and maximise the utilisation of resources. 

Skills & Experience of a Maintenance Manager:

  • 5 years plus experience of working in a high production environment, primarily in a process oriented or heavy plant industries.
  • Have experience of managing a team in a manufacturing environment.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • IT literate, notably excel, work etc.
  • Possess a relevant engineering (mechanical or electrical) qualification, preferably Degree, HNC/HND or hold a full technical apprenticeship
  • Exposure and promotion of Health & Safety is essential and preferably with a relevant qualification e.g. IOSH
  • You should also have sound knowledge and experience of computer-controlled machines, PLC's (preferably Siemens S7), hydraulics, pneumatics and ideally robotics.
 

Maintenance Electrician (Shift Work)

Salary: £31,792

Pension 6%, 33days holiday

Shift: Mornings, Afternoon, Nights 6-2/2-10/10-6

Location: Blackburn

 

Urgent requirements for a Shift Maintenance Electrician, ideally this individual will hold experience within Manufacturing / Textiles / Paper or Plastic environments. Flexibility is key as this individual will be working a 3 shift rota.

Full training will be provided, but key requirements for this role are below

Requirements of a Shift Maintenance Electrician:

  • Experience and knowledge of preventative maintenance.
  • Electronic Instrumentation
  • Fault finding abilities with PLC’S
  • AC / DC Drives
  • Pneumatics Controls
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing, Textiles, Paper or Plastic’s Environment
  • Ideally, we are looking for an Apprentice trained engineer
  • HNC / City & Guilds in Electrical Engineering
  • Holding at least 5 Years’ experience within a similar role
 

Maintenance Electrician

Shift: Rotating Days / Afternoons

Salary: £28,000 / £30,000 Depending on Experience / 15% Shift allowance on the Afternoons

Benefits: Pension, Generous holiday, Training, Development

Location: Liverpool

 

Job Purpose for a Maintenance Electrician:

To maintain existing preventative maintenance activities and improve the effectiveness of our maintenance department.  Target ZERO breakdowns by end of 2018 as part of the Factory Maintenance Team.  Undertake all maintenance activities in line with the Maintenance plan and ensure processes are followed correctly.  Enhance the team ethic within the maintenance team through Continuous Improvement.

Knowledge Required of a Maintenance Electrician:

  • Undertaken a recognised time served apprenticeship and gained Qualification in Electrical / electronic engineering to Level 3, ONC, HNC, along with a good understanding of Mechanical elements.
  • Experience gained in a manufacturing Environment - Ideally CNC wood-based panel machinery, extraction systems wood chippers and boiler maintenance.
  • Experience of modern control systems, PLCs AC/DC Drives, 3 Phase motors servo systems able to read and interpret electrical drawings and Pneumatics.
  • Some experience of installation projects

Ideal Candidate for a Maintenance Electrician:

  • Hardworking, conscientious, trustworthy a good team player
  • High level of numerical, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to build effective relationships with work colleagues
  • Ability to sustain and develop team working and team based problem solving
  • Able to achieve results by setting high standards and committing to clear objectives
  • Adaptable to change and varying situations
  • Demonstrate high standards of personal conduct
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Strong ability and understanding of interdepartmental relationships
  • A good understanding of department performance and the impact the overall impact of output.