Our client based in Street are looking for a Shift Engineer to join their team.
It is expected that all engineers will possess proven experience of dealing with electro-mechanical faults and preventative maintenance operations within a warehouse / industrial environment. Reporting to the Shift Supervisor, the candidate will be eager though safety conscious, with a track record of owning problems and taking them through to successful completion.
The position requires a wide range of skills including but not limited to the following:
*Min NVQ3 Mechanical and/or Electrical engineering
*Good Mechanical experience including strip-down/re-assembly
*Basic Electrical experience including field wiring, machine calibration and system testing.
*Working against a timeframe to complete reactive repairs.
*Interact with on-site management keeping them informed of repair and maintenance progression and addressing their concerns in a professional manner.
*Service and repair current installed products and show hands on ownership of issues to achieve a quick time resolution.
*Ability to interpret electrical circuit diagrams and work with 415V motor controls.
*Appreciate Health & Safety considerations with regard to given tasks and be able to carry out risk assessments
*Mechanical aptitude including the ability to read assembly drawings
*Operate hand tools and be able to assemble parts onto equipment
*Ability to follow set up instructions, assembly drawings and check lists
*Attention to detail and exceptional follow-up skills
*Excellent customer service skills for both internal and external customers
*Appreciation of control systems
*Basic Understanding of Non-Destructive Technologies and Testing
*Basic Understanding of PLC’s and their function
*Pneumatic and Hydraulic knowledge beneficial.
*Computer literate with basic Microsoft Office skills.
*Willing to learn and adapt to changing role requirements
*Appreciation of Cultural Diversity
*Ability to ‘Think on their feet’
*Flexible in hours worked
*Able to take ownership of situations
*Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
*Good Organisational Skills
*Comfortable working at height
Should this role be of interest to you, please send us a copy of your CV or call Miriam on 01761 235741 for further details.
Simple Recruitment (South West) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency where this vacancy is concerned.