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Maintenance Engineer

​Maintenance Engineer

Worthing

£29-32k

3-6 month temporary position

We're looking for a Maintenance Engineer to work on a temporary basis providing excellent service and support to both the Production and Production Engineering departments. This role requires both technical aptitude and good behavioural attitude to their work and customer base.

Key objectives to include:

•Respond to breakdown of production equipment and machines, investigate, diagnose faults, and restore function.

•Work with the production engineering team to adhere to and deliver the machine maintenance program, for production equipment, machines, and plant.

•Do all the above in a safe and efficient manner, complying with all relevant health, safety, and company regulations.

Essential Responsibilities:

•As directed by the Production Engineering Manager or Technical Team Leader, the maintenance engineer is responsible, as part of a team, for maintaining production equipment as per the Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) cycles used on critical equipment i.e., CNC machines, presses, and systems.

•Responsible and accountable for working as part of the Production Engineering team to be an effective team member, with the aim of supporting activity to improve quality, delivery, cost and most importantly health and safety.

•Share knowledge and best practice, assist others with investigations, diagnosis and conducting repairs to equipment, machines and plant in the Worthing facility.

Required Qualifications:

•Mechanical Engineering qualification or relevant time served

•Minimum 2 years’ experience in a machine maintenance role

•Experience of Hydraulics, pneumatics, electromechanical essential

•Experience of servicing machines to include part and component substitution

•Excellent problem-solving skills

Preferred Qualifications:

•Working knowledge of machine shop equipment, i.e., mill, lathe, pillar drill

•Knowledge of CNC machine operation would be beneficial

•Ability to read electrical wiring diagrams would be an advantage