Maintenance Engineer

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Maintenance Engineer

  • Location:

    Tyne & Wear

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Operations

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  • Salary:

    £46956 - £46956

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  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:


Are you an Electrically bias Maintenance Engineer with experience working manufacturing environment? If so, Alexander Steele Recruitment are working with a great Food Manufacturing business based in Newcastle. You will be responsible for Planned Maintenance, reacting to breakdowns, fault finding on a range of filling, packing machinery (mechanically & electrically) Key Responsibilities: • To provide general maintenance for all production related equipment. • To ensure all PPM’s are completed on time as part of your KPI’s Targets • Ensuring requests for Size changes are completed in a satisfactory time period • To action the maintenance associated in the provision of equipment. • To manage contractors associated with the maintenance and repairs of all equipment when required to do so. • To ensure compliance to all aspects of the company health and safety policy with specific regard to the management of contractors. • To ensure compliance to all aspects of the Company Quality Policy and GMP with specific regard to the management of contractors. • Ensure that all statutory and regulatory checks are carried out as per the service agreements and schedules in place for all production equipment. • To provide front line engineering support to the manufacturing operations following the Company rules on Health and Safety, Quality and Engineering Procedures. • To complete stores requisitions for parts and services. • To continually monitor plant conditions and report defects. • To maintain a detailed log of all work carried out on plant using the appropriate Company systems. • To protect the health, safety and welfare of yourself and others always. Experience Required: • Food Manufacturing or FMCG experience desired but not essential • Good Electrical qualifications • Knowledge in single phase & three phase systems. • Competent in electrical fault finding in panels, 3 phase motors, inverters, relays. • Basic fault-finding knowledge of PLC's. • Basic mechanical skills - knowledge of pneumatics, bearings, gearboxes. On Offer: • £46,956 • 4 on 4 off (2 days & 2 nights) • 6% Matched Pension • Life Assurance 2 x basic salary If you are interested in hearing more about it this position, please apply with your most recent CV.