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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer
£25000 - £27000 per annum + Bens
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Paul Devlin

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Updated: Tue, Sep 05, 2017 1:39 PM

Our client, a large employer in East Kent, require a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to be responsible for maintaining the strategic and daily operational plans for a robust maintenance program.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
* Work under the guidance and instruction of the duty Chief Engineer/Senior Mechanical Engineer.
* Adhere to the daily inspections regime in a timely, safe manner, ensuring all mechanical equipment experiences minimum downtime.
* Report on all mechanical faults, defects etc and carry out necessary adjustments and repairs as instructed in a timely manner.
* Actively respond to downtime calls while on-duty
* Ensure all equipment are maintained to the highest levels of safety in accordance with H&S Policies. Carries out preventative maintenance, reporting any causes for concern/future
maintenance issues, which could lead to potential problems and down time.
* In conjunction with the Technical Services Team, maintain the workshops various areas, machinery and plant. To build a stock of spare parts which may involve some workshop fabrication, with the aim of achieving the <2% down time goal.
* Understand and interpret technical drawings, schedules, technical specifications and schematics and actively improve proficiency and comprehensive understanding of equipment.
* Assist in the creation and upkeep of statutory H&S records under the guidance of the Senior Electrical Engineer (in such areas as COSHH, LOLER, and Working at Heights etc).
Person Specification
Essential · A recognised qualification in mechanical engineering.
Attention to detail· Ability & willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays with short notice.· Organised, methodical and able to work to deadlines and targets.· Prepared to work cohesively as part of team.

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