Maintenance engineer

Location: Tewkesbury

Salary: £37k - 37.5k per year

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 27/12/2020

Maintenance Engineer



Basic Function / Job Summary

You will work in a small team within a fast paced manufacturing facility whose primary focus is to maintain/increase asset reliability through planned maintenance techniques and improvement projects, whilst ensuring plant and machinery continue to operate at optimum levels of efficiency. You will be required to respond quickly in the event of equipment problems, applying effective problem solving and communication skills to implement a robust and permanently lasting solution.

Key / Specific Responsibilities

• Rectify mechanical breakdowns on plant and machinery.
• Develop & execute predictive & planned maintenance activities to maximise equipment uptimes.
• Develop/progress small improvement projects & support larger continuous improvement projects.
• Promptly attend to breakdowns, undertake fault finding techniques and implement robust solutions.
• Regular servicing as part of preventative maintenance program on all plant and machinery.
• Ensure all work activities are recorded through the Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
• Support external contractors when visiting site to perform any servicing & support activities.
• Ensure 5S standards are met and maintained at the local level.
• Ensure all health and safety policies, regulations & statutory requirements are strictly adhered to.
Person Specification

• A person with a positive attitude and a willingness to learn is essential.
• Electrical/mechanical engineer with proven experience in a maintenance environment.
• Holds a recognised relevant engineering qualification (e.g. HNC, BTEC, City & Guilds or NVQ).
• A strong personality with excellent communication skills, able to interact at all levels.
• Self-motivated, organised individual, attentive to detail and the ability to meet agreed objectives.
• Good all-round PC skills (SAP and CMMS would be an advantage although training will be provided).

Please send your CV in confidence.


Salary£37k - 37.5k per year
Job ReferenceJW143
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date27/12/2020
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted20/12/2020

To discuss this position further please contact:

Jill Wanklyn

Senior Recruitment Consultant


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