Maintenance Engineer

  • £33000 - £35000 per annum
  • Sunderland
  • Posted: 14/09/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025420059

Job Details

As part of a major international group, this organisation are looking for a Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer to support the introduction and ongoing maintenance of a significant new investment in capital machinery and automation. Your role will be to provide maintenance and technical support to an automated assembly line, carrying out planned and breakdown maintenance.

Multi skilled Maintenance Engineer
Location: Sunderland
Salary c £35000 + shift allowance, paid overtime

Working within a high volume automated assembly cells you will be responsible for both breakdown and preventative maintenance and fault finding on assembly/ bonding robots, automated material handling/ conveyors, PLCs, electrical control systems, hydraulics and pneumatics

o Provide breakdown support to manufacturing areas of the business.
o Carry out improvements and preventative maintenance on assembly equipment / automated production lines
o Carry out fault finding activities on the following areas: Robotics, PLC, HMI, material handling, hydraulics and pneumatics
o TPM/ PPM on automated production facilities
o Adhere to strict working practices and safety practices
o Improvements to Assembly Equipment - Kaizen activity

Applications are sought from Multi skilled Maintenance Engineers, Maintenance Technicians or Service Engineers with experience gained in high volume automated manufacturing, ideally automotive related
o Knowledge of 5/6 axis robotics , vision systems, bonding/ dispensing systems and associated equipment and machines
o Experience of electrical control systems, PLC and HMI fault finding ( Siemens S7 desirable )
o Sound knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, clamping systems, mechanical handling, automated material handling
o PM and TPM experience
o IT literate

The opportunity:
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Engineer or Maintenance Technician or Mechatronics Engineer to be part of an established global company who are currently undergoing a period of significant investment in the facility. In return our client is offering a fantastic salary and benefits package plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation. The role will initially be working on days during initial machine/ production line commissioning and move onto double days or three shift pattern following product launch late 2020/ early 2021.

Please apply online or call Robert Wigley for a confidential conversation

Technical Network specialising in manufacturing, engineering, scientific recruitment working closely within the aerospace, automotive and food & FMCG market sectors, focusing on permanent and interim /contract positions for specialist technical and management roles. Representing Talent and Industry. Always Time Well Spent.

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