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Maintenance – Full Time

The Role

To carry out testing, inspection, preventative & reactive maintenance, primarily on plastic injection moulding machines & ancillary equipment.

The Person

Should be able to use their own initiative and have the ability to carry problems through to conclusion.  You will need to understand manuals, drawings & have an eye for detail.

Key Responsibilities

  • Use of safe working practices, not putting yourself or others at risk, taking a proactive approach to H&S
  • Adhering to the electrical safe working practice
  • Carrying out preventative maintenance using amongst others the maintenance database
  • Respond to breakdowns as required
  • Work with contractors when required & ensure they follow their RAMS
  • Carry out inspections of building & equipment
  • Carry out repairs to building & equipment
  • Carry out testing, monitoring, repairs, record keeping of statutory & compliance inspections (in conjunction with specialists where required)
  • Diagnosing & fault finding on buildings & equipment
  • Plan & organise your work activities
  • Highlight any improvement opportunities within the department or on equipment
  • Highlight any wasteful activities within the department
  • Use equipment manuals & drawings
  • Assisting across departments & sites when required

(Statutory being tasks in between specialist inspections such as weekly cooling tower checks and compliance such as PAT)

General Responsibilities and Duties

  • Adhere to company quality awareness.
  • Meeting Health and Safety standards supporting others to do the same.
  • Assist other areas of the business when required to carry out the same or similar tasks.
  • Any other reasonable duties required

Desired Skills and Experiences

  • An electrical qualification
  • Good general education
  • Good communication
  • Commitment to issue resolution
  • Multi-disciplined
  • Essential OEM based training on injection moulding machines (preferably Engel machines)
  • Technical interest
  • Must have experience of preventative maintenance, fault finding & rectification on plastic injection moulding machines
  • Experience of working on Engel machines

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