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Maintenance Engineer

Dorchester, Dorset
£30,000 to £40,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
We re actively seeking a competent, multi-skilled maintenance engineer, for a promising opportunity to join an innovative manufacturer who remain a world leading expert in their space. If you re comfortable with both mechanical and especially electrical installation, as well as fault-finding and testing, then you could be a great fit for this role. You ll be responsible for maintaining the plant and equipment factory-wide, attending to breakdowns and carrying out safety testing, all in a timely and efficient manner and in accordance with legislative and safety obligations. Key Duties & Responsibilities Carry out Mechanical and Electrical remedial, maintenance and testing activities in a safe manner, identifying and reporting all potential or actual hazards Respond to breakdowns, fault finding activity and requests for assistance in a timely manner Install services to new equipment when necessary Construct/refurbish equipment and provide general maintenance support as required Monitor correct functioning of key processes e.g. extraction systems Take part in the Emergency Response, Chlorine Response and Out of Hours Maintenance Callout Team processes as scheduled. Assist in the compilation of maintenance schedules and perform routine preventative maintenance checks as required. Ensure the effluent treatment plant is operating in accordance with work instructions, notifying the environmental team of any failures Work flexibly and collaboratively with the team and staff in other departments to achieve a strong team ethic and an efficient working plant and machinery Set an example for others by promoting the Company Vision and Values, acting as a role model of good work practices for other staff Supporting of the general site facility and maintenance needs Essential Skills & Competencies Qualified to 17th or 18th IEE Wiring Regulations Electrical qualified to City & Guilds (Part 236 1,2) OR level 3 NVQ electrical qualifications or equivalent Minimum of 3 years of experience in a Maintenance or Engineering environment Fully qualified to carry out Electrical and Mechanical work in an industrial manufacturing environment Sound electromechanical engineering background Computer literate with office packages (e.g. Microsoft office) 5 GCSE s or equivalent to grade C or above including Maths & English Desirable Experience Working knowledge of PLCs, HMIs, inverters, temperature controllers etc. Sound and demonstrable knowledge of general buildings maintenance
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  • Job Reference: 705692497-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Osprey Engineering Solutions
    Osprey Engineering Solutions
  • Location: Dorchester, Dorset
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent