Maintenance Engineer

Posted 27 January 2023
Salary £31000 - £40000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Engineering & Manufacturing
Contact NameWarren Watson

Job description

Maintenance Engineer

£30k - £40k - Depending on experience


Vickerstock are currently working in partnership with one of Northern Irelands leading employers to recruit 4 Maintenance Engineers (various levels) for their site in Dungannon.

Our client is a leading provider within their sector and have recently invested heavily into their new sustainable product.

This is a full-time permanent role within their Maintenance department, your primary focus will be to ensure the maximum uptime on machinery across factory.

As a Maintenance Engineer you will be responsible for;

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the Maintenance Engineer will:

  • Work continuously to ensure that all scheduled engineering maintenance works including diagnostic fault analysis are actioned.
  • Fault find mechanical and/or electrical faults and repair equipment in a breakdown situation. Deliver sufficient callout support and handovers to ensure reliability and performance of the plants machinery in line with agreed service levels.
  • In conjunction with the Engineering Management and Production Manager, maximise the utilisation of the site's assets while taking all opportunities to minimise costs.
  • Help drive the site's Net Zero Energy efforts by exploring and taking all available opportunities to reduce energy usage.
  • Ensure the upkeep of the assets and fabric of the site.
  • Carry out schedule-based maintenance work on equipment, buildings and services and repairs, overhauls and installations as appropriate.
  • General maintenance and breakdown activities, resolving causes of defects for allocated cell/area.
  • Proactively identify and deal rectify potential equipment/services issues.
  • Work with other functions as part of the manufacturing team to ensure efficient running of the equipment and prioritize work as agreed.

As a Maintenance Engineer ideally you will have;

  • Proven successful experience in a similar role.
  • Experience servicing and repair of electrical, electronic, mechanical, electro-mechanical and pneumatic systems.
  • Experience in working in a high-volume production environment with automated machinery.
  • IEEE or equivalent qualification.
  • Mechanical fault finding, maintenance and installation.
  • Experience in carrying out preventive Maintenance on motors, gearboxes, conveyor systems, rollers and pneumatic/hydraulic systems.
  • Adjust and calibrate equipment and machinery to optimal specifications.

Contact Warren Watson to discuss this in absolute confidence or send an updated CV via the link on the page.

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As an experienced specialist senior engineering and manufacturing recruitment professional with 5 years' experience; I personally specialise within the recruitment of Lean Engineers at all levels across NI.

If you are interested in this vacancy, or work within Lean Engineering / Manufacturing in Northern Ireland, then please apply with your CV to me for consideration - (You can also find and connect with me on LinkedIn)