Location: Tamworth, Staffordshire
Description: Multi skilled senior maintenance professional required for our busy and established niche manufacturing client
Salary: to c£30k neg dep exp + generous benefits
Our client has been established for almost 40 years and specialise in the provision of bespoke surface engineering and heat treatment solutions to a broad range of customers and market sectors around the world. They are now seeking to recruit an experienced, enthusiastic and self-motivated Maintenance Engineer / Manager to complement their established and professional team.
Based in Tamworth and working within an AS9100 and ISO9001 accredited environment, the successful Maintenance Engineer / Manager will be responsible for all aspects of PPM and reactive electrical and mechanical maintenance across a variety of vacuum furnaces, jigging and general maintenance activities - as well as for overseeing the program / schedule that ensures machine robustness along with the coordination of production schedule needs, and will be tasked with ensuring that all PPM work is undertaken on both equipment and tools to avoid any interruption of production and to minimize unnecessary downtime.
Other duties will include accurately creating and maintaining detailed maintenance related records and liaising with external contractors on equipment repair/service due dates whilst sourcing the most effective repairs and upgrade cost.
To be considered for this varied and challenging role, it is envisaged that the successful candidate will demonstrate previous experience of working with thermal processing equipment (ideally vacuum heat treatment furnaces) along with a strong multi skilled engineering background and an appreciation of associated PLC’s. Whilst training may be available on certain items of plant and equipment (e.g - vacuum furnaces), it is essential that the successful candidate demonstrates strong technical and problem-solving skills gained within an industrial maintenance environment, with experience of maintaining vacuum furnaces and performing welding activities proving distinctly advantageous.
You will additionally possess comprehensive prioritising and organisational skills and will work comfortably both autonomously and as part of a team, whilst working within relevant H&S and AS9100 QMS legislation.