Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer

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Discipline: Maintenance, Multi-Skilled

Speciality: 17th Edition, 18th Edition, Allan Bradley, Electrical, Engineering, Pharmaceutical, PLCs, Siemens

UK Residency Required: Yes

Salary: £35000 - £40000

Apply by: 30/11/2019

Min Experience: years


We are currently recruiting for a Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer on behalf of our well established client who produce for the Pharmaceutical industry. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of carrying out planned and reactive maintenance on both electrical and some mechanical equipment, ideally within a Pharmaceutical manufacturing environment, ensuring efficient production output. The role would ideally suit a candidate with experience in both Electrical and Mechanical maintenance with PLC Fault Finding experience looking for longevity in employment with a growing business.

17th or 18th Edition qualifications would be advantageous but not essential

Hours –

Week 1 Monday – Thurs 0600 – 1430/ Friday 0600 – 11:30

Week 2- Monday – Thursday 10.30 – 1830 / Friday 1030 – 1530

Ideally candidates will be experienced working in GMP environments or within a regulated manufacturing environment

Role Description

  • Maintaining key equipment and machinery across the Packaging and Manufacturing departments including, but not limited to Conveyor Belts, Cartonators, shrink wrappers.
  • Performing troubleshooting and diagnostic electrical testing across all relevant machinery, as noted above.
  • Fault Finding and general usage of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) – Mainly Siemens/ Allen Bradley .
  • Maintenance of GMP documentation, as required by the governing regulator (MHRA) and inline with best practice.
  • Assisting with Installation qualification processes for new and old equipment.
  • Supporting the wider Facilities team with maintenance planning and scheduling.
  • Driving continuous improvement across all engineering processes and procedures through innovation and teamwork.
  • Experience working on high-speed, automated production lines
  • Diagnose and record breakdown causes and repair effectively
  • Strong communications skills across all level

Skills & Attributes

  • Time served in a relevant electrical or mechanical engineering discipline
  • 17th or 18th Edition IEE wiring regulations trained and certified (Advantageous)
  • Working knowledge and operation of PLC’s (Siemens, Allen Bradley)
  • Understanding of Mechanical components ( Compressed Air Systems, Gearboxes, Coveyors)

This vacancy is being advertised by Apex Engineering Solutions Ltd who are acting as an Employment Agency