Plant and Facilities Maintenance Engineer

Plant and Facilities Maintenance Engineer

  • Location

    Caerphilly, Wales

  • Sector:

    Permanent Division

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30305.6 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gemma Atwick

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Our client a leading specialist within the Automotive sector is looking to recruit an experienced Multiskilled Plant and Facilities Maintenance Engineer to join their successful team based at their site is Caerphilly.

The role:

* To conduct planned preventative maintenance including the scheduling of this activity
* To provide mechanical breakdown for all activities carried out on the site
* To provide electrical breakdown cover for all activities carried out on the site
* To carry out building and site maintenance for the site, Outside and Inside the Factory, anodizing cell, boiler, compressor and chiller section
* To provide input into the specification of new manufacturing equipment to ensure that it is of robust design and will not pose any problems with regard to servicing and maintenance
* To carry out installation of production equipment including electrical and pneumatic services as required
* To support, and anticipate in, continuous improvement activities as required within all areas of the business
* Provide guidance on installation and service (power, air etc.) requirements for all production and non-production equipment as necessary
* Provide support and supervision, as necessary, for contractors

The successful candidate:

* Excellent fault finding and route cause analysis skills
* Relevant electrical qualifications 17th edition accreditation
* Mechanical maintenance experience
* Computer literacy
* Good interpersonal skills
* Good knowledge of lean manufacturing principles
* Good time management /planning skills
* Good problem analysis and solving skills


* Experience of Automation and Robot Cells
* Experience of Chemical process line
* Experience of CNC machining/bending
* Good knowledge of hydraulics
* Good knowledge of pneumatics