Shift Maintenance Engineer x 2 (FTC 12 months +)

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Full Time
Job Sector:
Engineering / Technical
Region:
South Wales
Location:
Newport & Torfaen
Salary description:
£39000 - £41000/ annum
Posted:
17/10/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Hunter Selection
Job Ref:
776917184

Shift Maintenance Engineer x 2 (FTC 12 months +)
South Wales
14331 / 534
£39,000 - £41,000 + Excellent company benefits

This is a rare opportunity to join a highly successful and well-established manufacturer that are undergoing a period of sustained and prolonged growth. The company are expanding on a global scale and have been investing heavily in the South Wales facility and now require 2 Shift Maintenance Engineers to join the team on initial 12-month contracts with a strong possibility of then going permanent.

As a Shift Maintenance Engineer, you be required to work both days and nights and be focused on minimising downtime, maintaining equipment and ensure a continuous improvement approach is achieved to engineering activities.

Role & Responsibilities:

*Provide breakdown support and PPM within a high volume, fast paced manufacturing environment
*Carry out maintenance duties on a wide range of automated machinery
*Working on PLC controlled equipment and systems
*Work on a variety of equipment including, packaging machines, conveyors, hydraulics, pneumatics, scanners, folders and control systems
*Assist with the ongoing development to machinery and continual process improvements
*Carry out workshop related duties i.e. - use lathes, milling machinery and TIG Welding

Knowledge, Skills and experience

*Apprentice trained - Electrical or Mechanical bias
*Experienced within manufacturing, ideally high volume/FMCG would be preferred
*Excellent fault finding and problem-solving ability both electrical and mechanical
*Experience and knowledge of continuous improvement and 5s

Benefits Package:

*£39.000 - £41,000 salary (Inclusive shift allowance)
*4on 4off shift pattern (Days/Nights)
*Bonus on completion of fixed term
*Private medical cover
*Childcare vouchers
*25 days holiday + bank holidays
*Contributory company pension

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by sending your CV including any relevant information to Nick Greenland via email (url removed) or alternatively call him on (phone number removed).

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the UK. If you are looking for work in may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on (phone number removed) and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants

Company Description

Closing Date:
14/11/2019

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