anew South West Published: Feb 27, 2019
Job Title
Maintenance Shift Engineer
Job Type
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Maintenance shift Engineer required for a progressive company based In Somerset

Are you looking to relocate into the Somerset area? Looking for the next step in your career?

Salary discussed on application

Reporting to the Engineering Manager

Shift pattern 3 rotating shift pattern (6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm and 10pm-6am)

Holiday entitlement of 21 days + 8 bank holidays totalling 29 days. Death in Service x 2 and auto enrolment pension

Objective of the role as a Maintenance Shift Engineer

Undertake any engineering work or any other breakdown or repair as requested, ensuring all work is completed to company standards (as expected of an experienced/qualified engineer) at the same time meeting business and customer needs

Main duties and responsibilities

Carry out all engineering work, technical maintenance and overhauls on site in a timely and efficient manner

Undertake any engineering or other breakdown or repair as requested to company standard and conclusion.

Ensure the level of electrical & mechanical spares are always maintained to minimum stock levels and ensure subsequent re-order.

Enhance the engineering & technical standards of the plant and use a planned preventative maintenance system.

Ensure all site essential services are maintained to optimum levels at all times.

Ensure the planned maintenance schedules are up to date and recorded. Adhere to the maintenance schedule for the essential site equipment.

Suggest new projects and improvements to enhance site performance.

Ensure effective use of Engineering spares & resources.

Comply with the current agreed call out system, providing the site with essential out of hours engineering cover.

Highlight any changes required to working practices as deemed necessary to benefit and enhance site performance and safety.

Responsible for any Engineering work, mechanical / electrical breakdown, on site.

Take responsibility for any repairs or other project work on the site between breakdowns.

Escalate any issue where repairs are not possible and / or not available to a line manager


Electrical Mechanical engineering HNC HND or equivalent working knowledge

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