Plant Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
As the Plant Maintenance Engineer you will support the Operations team in in overall management and performance of the plant. You will play a significant role in a plant expansion project. Client Details Based in Cardiff, my client is a an exciting and progressive manufacturer with Global distribution. They are currently planning on significantly increasing their output in line with customer demand and growth plans. Description As the Plant Maintenance Engineer your key activities will be: Supervision and control the installation of the equipment going into the new factory extension. To provide plant and process trouble shooting skills to ensure that production downtime is at a minimum. Working closely with Operations, Quality and New Product Development teams when developing new process/technical capabilities. Designing and implementing service and maintenance strategies, procedures and methods. Monitoring and control of maintenance costs. Management of a total planned and preventative maintenance system. Lead and supervise a small team. Providing input and support to gross margin improvement and cost reduction initiatives. Ensure all contractor's information is reviewed and permits work are issued prior to work being carried out. Ensure maintenance of plant and equipment is carried out to agreed schedules. Profile As the Plant Maintenance Engineer you will have experience in: Implementation and running of automation equipment. A Manufacturing/Technical facility. Pressure vessels, compressed air, cooling and waste water management. Food Safely, HACCP and HSE Legislation. Working in controlled areas. Facilities management (contract controls) Desirable but not essential experience in: Project Management. Lean manufacturing. Quality and HSE management systems. HNC level or equivalent is essential. Job Offer £35,000-£40,000 depending on experience This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75369269