Multi Skilled Engineer Electrical Bias – Full Time – Mountain Ash


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Electrically Biased Multi Skilled Engineer to join a profitable manufacturer based in Mountain Ash. The company have grown fantastically over the last few years and continue to do so.
The role is based on working a three shift pattern (06-14:00, 14:00-22:00 & 22:00-06:00) Monday-Friday offering a salary of £32,000.

The Role
Reporting into the Engineer Manager, the main purpose of this role is to ensure that machinery and equipment runs effectively and efficiently and to provide engineering support to all production equipment whilst working towards continuous improvement.
Duties include:

* The role requires reactive and planned preventative maintenance on a variety production equipment

* Carrying out improvements to machinery to increase efficiency

* Carrying out PPM

* Maintaining site services and getting involved in project work/improvements as required

* Trouble shooting, maintenance and setting of high speed production equipment

* Checking and Calibrating instruments to ensure accuracy

* Filling in daily log books to record faults

* Consistently striving for Continuous Improvement

* Maintaining stock control procedure on consumables & machine parts

* Communicating with internal departments over engineering activity and progress

* Adhering to health & safety processes

* Training and mentoring of apprentices

* Carrying out building maintenance as required

* Basic fault finding on FLT

* New Line/Machine Installation

The Person

* HNC in related discipline or have a relevant apprenticeship

* 18th Edition regs

* Logical fault-finding approach

* Good understanding of PLC systems,

* Mechanical knowledge as well as knowledge of welding and fabricating.

* HNC in related discipline or have a relevant apprenticeship

* 18th Edition regs

* Logical fault-finding approach

* Previous experience working in the food environment would be an advantage

* Time Served Electrical Engineer with a good mechanical aptitude

* An awareness of health and safety legislation

* Knowledge of high speed production equipment, pneumatic controls and circuitry,

* Technical Problem Solving & Fault finding

* Experience of maintenance & repair of high speed production equipment

* Ability to work unsupervised

JK Recruitment
Please be aware that we receive a high volume of interest for each of our roles and we cannot guarantee we will be in touch if you are not shortlisted for the position. At JK Recruitment we aim to provide the best possible opportunity to take your career forward, we will be in touch within the next seven days if your application is successful. Please continue to visit our website to keep up to date with further vacancies.
We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Salary: £32000/annum

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Mountain Ash, Rhondda Cynon Taf

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