Maintenance Engineer | Lurgan | £46k

Posted 26 October 2022
Salary Up to £46104 per annum
LocationCraigavon District
DisciplineEngineering & Manufacturing Jobs
Contact NameWarren Watson

Job description

Maintenance Engineer

Mechanical Bias

Day shift 7am - 7pm


Vickerstock are currently working exclusively with one of Northern Irelands leading employers to recruit a Maintenance Engineers with an Electrical Bias for their site in Lurgan.

Our client is a leading provider within their sector with production sites across 35 countries.

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

Your Role as Maintenance Engineer;

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Engineer will:

  • Work continuously to ensure that all scheduled engineering maintenance works including diagnostic fault analysis are actioned.

  • 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.

  • Responsibilities:

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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.

Maintenance Engineer - Criteria:

  • 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.

If you are looking to advance your career as a Maintenance Engineer and meet the above criteria, then please contact Warren Watson on 02890 313720 for a fully confidential chat and/or send your CV through.