Maintenance Engineer

Job Reference: WM – 2277

Location: Dorset

Salary: £Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Maintenance Engineer


  • To be a key member of the Maintenance team in order to effectively contribute to the success of the company
  • To have good knowledge and understanding of mechanical/Hydraulic and electrical drawings
  • Ideal candidate to have a strong electrical bias and able to electrically test, repair inspect, and fault find wiring and installations
  • Ideal candidate to have knowledge and understanding of the Plastic process industry
  • with Hydraulic and pneumatics experience
  • To ensure that Maintenance targets are met in compliance with Health & safety demands; and activities are carried out in the most effective manner.
  • To effectively monitor and organize all available resources (Contract personnel, components, etc.) which have been assigned to an activity.
  • Where appropriate, to contribute and provide pertinent information in relation to the activities and facilities
  • To contribute effectively to “non–base manufacturing activities” such as site and building maintenance, continuous improvement activities and special projects etc. where such activities fall within the role of Maintenance
  • To contribute to continuous improvement initiatives and, where appropriate, identify and implement continuous initiatives pertaining to the role of the Maintenance department.
  • To identify and report on agreed key machine performance indicators on a regular periodical basis, understand and analysis data collated, and to incorporate resultant actions into a preventative maintenance programme.
  • To understand the implementation and control of the manufacturing machine control system (Mattec) and its influence within the maintenance environment.
  • To carry out any other agreed duties which reasonably fall within the remit of the Maintenance Technician
  • To support and assist where necessary ongoing technical production activities with the authorisation of the Engineering Manager to maintain continuous productivity.

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

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Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK