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Maintenance Engineer

Location: BRADFORD, WEST YORKSHIRE Salary: Salary Negotiable
Sector: Engineering Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: about 1 month ago Reference: 3077090
Maintenance Engineer
Bradford
Salary competitive.


REED are currently working with a Bradford based company to source a new Maintenance Engineer to their team. The company are well known internationally and are growing rapidly within the UK. This company assist major retailers with warehousing and distribution needs and have state of the art equipment and facilities to operate from.


The Role.

The role of the Maintenance Engineer will be to support the Maintenance Team and the wider site operation.

By completing maintenance in an efficient manner and preventing any downtime, you will be contributing towards site service levels which are held to the highest standard.


Your role will include, but is not limited to Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance on the following types of equipment:

- Conveyors (multiple types of conveyors)
- Weighing Machines
- Scanning Machines
- Dolly Loaders
- Wireless Shuttles
- Stacking and Destacking equipment.

There is a high level of automation on site and minimum operating staff, however control systems and software related issues will be supported by an onsite IT Team.

Your role will also include the strip down and installation of the above mentioned machinery and again will involve Electrical and Mechanical aspects.

The job will require a good level of fitness due to the nature of the work and the size of the facility you will be covering.

And all site activity must adhere to the company’s H&S guidelines.


The Person.

The role will suit someone from an Engineering background who has worked on automated machinery previously. This could be from a manufacturing environment or something comparable.

You will need to have a recognised qualification in Engineering to provide you with a base of knowledge to build upon, ideally leaning towards an Electrical bias.

It would be beneficial to have knowledge of PLC Fault Finding using a laptop with Siemens hardware, however you will be trained on this.

Whilst skill level is important, you will also be able to demonstrate a customer focused approach to work, as this is a fast moving consumer goods environment and any delays in distribution could be detrimental to the customer.

You should also be someone that prioritises Health and Safety and conduct actions with this in mind as some of the work can be undertaken at heights or in challenging positions.


The Package.

On offer is a great chance to join a growing but well established company and develop your career as a Maintenance Engineer. This company will offer additional training, including PLC, LOWLER and H&S courses amongst others which will benefit your working day and enhance your skills.

As a Maintenance Engineer working on a days and nights shift pattern, you will have a set salary supplemented by a shift premium and other company benefits.


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