Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Ramsey Saint Marys


Equipment Specialist Engineer

£Salary negotiable plus excellent benefits

We are currently working along side a cutting edge dynamic manufacturing company based in the Huntingdon area who are looking to increase their Engineering team.

Purpose of the role for the Equipment Specialist Engineer:
The Equipment Engineering Team's key responsibility is the upkeep of Operations production assets. You will assist the Equipment Engineering team in delivering a planned and responsive support service to Equipment.

Key Accountabilities for the Equipment Specialist Engineer:

•Ensure that effective preventative maintenance and breakdown assistance is performed on all process equipment so that it runs to maximum efficiency with minimal downtime
•Contributes to sourcing and purchasing spare parts for equipment, gathering data and costings where appropriate to ensure the shortest possible machine outages
•Writes reports and completes log books for all equipment modified to ensure traceability, on a what, where and when basis, and contributes to new and updated SOPs. Ensures All reports delivered in a timely manner and SOPs kept relevant and up to date
•Demonstrates a personal commitment to Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment
•Provide back up for the Facilities Management team where necessary to ensure minimum downtime

Qualifications and Experience:

•A background as a Service / Maintenance Engineer. Multi-skilled with an electrical bias
•Electronics qualified to HNC or HND or equivalent experience
•Prior working knowledge of Optical equipment
•Electrical/mechanical and PLC fault finding experience
•PC Controlled automated equipment experience essential
•Some facilities/production process background advantageous
•Microsoft Office (Excel) experience
•Computer Literate
•Experience using CMMS and PPM of production equipment
•TPM and OEE understanding
•Vacuum Deposition systems equipment experience would be an advantage
•Automated assembly and vision recognition systems would be an advantage
•6 axis robotic handling systems is desirable
•Experience of working in cleanrooms or manufacturing environments along with Continuous Improvement
•Understanding of mobile work order processing and handling using tablet based system, is an advantage

Person Specification for the Equipment Specialist Engineer

•Technically competent and comfortable with being hands on
•Confident working autonomously and using own initiative
•Able to make decisions accordingly, plan own workload and prioritise appropriately
•Ability to produce high quality work under pressure.
•Clean driving licence
•Possibly will be required to travel to attend specialist training courses to maintain and develop technical knowledge
•Committed to an environment of continuous improvement.

Working Monday to Friday on a double day shift / early and lates

For more information please contact Lisa Parsons


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