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    Adecco UK

Maintenance Engineer - Electrical / Multiskilled

- Staffordshire uk

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Our client a well established Manufacturing Facility based in Litchfield, Staffordshire, is recruiting a Maintenance Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis.

Ideally multi-skilled or electrical but mechanical would be considered.

  • Salary: £29,920.00 plus overtime, production bonus and shift premium (Shift premium for 3-shift rotation: £5,385.60 per annum)

  • Working hours: 40hours per week, three shift rotation:

    • Afternoon Shift: 2.00pm to 10.30pm Monday to Thursday, 11.00am to 5.00pm Friday

    • Morning Shift: 6.00am to 2.30pm Monday to Thursday, 6.00am to 12.00noon Friday

    • Night Shift: 10.00pm to 6.30am Monday to Thursday, 4.30pm to 10.30pm Friday

  • Holiday: 32 days inclusive of bank holidays, increasing one day per year after 5 years up to a maximum of 5 additional days after 10 years' service.

  • Pension: auto-enrolment at 4%, matched by the Company up to 5%

  • Life cover at three times basic salary

  • Westfield Health cash plan

  • Salary sacrifice electric vehicle lease scheme

  • Annual C2W Scheme, Christmas Saving Scheme and Purchase Leave Scheme


Repair, adjust and maintain production equipment, machinery or instruments to ensure that it functions reliably and complies with process specifications to the highest Environmental, Health and Safety Standards


Production Team, Contractors, Suppliers


Respond to break-downs and other operating problems and complete planned maintenance activities to minimise disruptions to manufacturing processes

  • Attend machines to assess planned maintenance activities and diagnose breakdowns

  • Establish a safe working area

  • Communicate with machine operators to attain information relating to the deviations

  • Assess the need to isolate

  • Advise production supervisors of expected duration of work if possible

  • Undertake appropriate repairs to machinery

  • Instruct machine operators to test machinery on completion of maintenance activity

  • Maintain tools and repair equipment to ensure good working order

Maintain detailed maintenance records so that Health and Safety is ensured and recurring problems with machinery, equipment or parts can be identified and addressed

  • Complete work order documents with the relevant information relating to the required maintenance activity

  • Complete take 2s and raise permits to work when the need to isolate occurs

  • Sign off permits when reengaging power

  • Liaise with machine operators to sign off completed work orders

  • Capture all maintenance activities in relevant recording system

  • Complete appropriate audits on maintenance equipment

  • Feedback to the relevant individuals on proposed improvements to machinery, operator competence and/or any other relevant information

Set, calibrate or adjust equipment, machinery and instruments so that it complies with production specifications or instructions

  • Measure product lengths and angles

  • Identify opportunities to maximise product utilisation within British Standards

  • Respond to observations from machine operators on product calibration

  • Input corrections into operating system

  • Recheck product for new calibration changes

Miscellaneous or ad hoc business requirements

  • Manage specific projects or undertake specific project activity as determined by the business or line manager

  • Travel to specific locations in order to undertake role requirements as required

  • Represent your function or business at meetings or events as required

Technical Competencies

Production Services e.g. Cranes

Bar Production e.g. Shear Lines

Power Bending e.g. manual and automatic Benders

Coil Production e.g. straightening and decoiling machines

Threading & Coupling e.g. Lenton and Dextra

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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