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Maintenance Engineer - Nights

Job Reference: GF/HQ00030765_1507800281
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Maintenance / Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£34000 to 35000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

A leading automotive technology company who are pioneers in their field require an experienced Maintenance Technician to join their growing team at their Birmingham plant.

Maintenance Technician

Purpose of Position and Objectives

* Maintain plant and equipment ensuring production targets are met and breakdowns to a minimum.
* Ensure PPM activities are conducted in line with schedules.
* Ability to fault find electrical and mechanical issues quickly and efficiently in a JIS plant.
* All tooling requirements / drawings are kept up to date.
* Work with others or self to compliment the teams performance and to with other teams to improve all business activities site wide.


Organisational Relationships

Reports to: Technical Service Manager

Works with: C- Solihull cross function teams.

Supervises: None

Main Responsibilities & Desired Outcomes

* The job holder is expected to approach the job in a flexible and progressive manner and undertake those tasks necessary to develop the department and its function in meeting the Company's present and future needs.
* Effectively support manufacturing operations at all times.
* Review plant & equipment and production lines,
* Maximise plant uptime by ensuring repairs are completed orderly.
* Ensure all breakdowns are recorded, analysed and auctioned through all team members.
* Participate in improvement activities to enhance business performance.
* Educate and Support all team members as required and advise Technical Services Manager of any training requirements.
* To strive to achieve excellence in all areas of the business.
* Advise of spares and place orders required and for future requirements.
* Ensure all statutory and in-house requirements are observed within the job holder's area of control and in accordance with the company's Health, Safety and Environmental Policy.
* To be flexible to support outside of normal hours will be required from time to time.
* Follow escalation process for all critical production issues.
* Good communication skills to converse with Production Supervisor in the final decision making.
* Any other reasonable request the company asks of you.

Qualification and Experience

* NVQ Level 3 or City & Guilds level 3
* 5 Years Post Graduate experience
* 5 Years hands on knowledge
* Training Certificates
* 17th Edition of IEE wiring regulations
* Siemens S7 Basic / Advanced.
* Problem solving experience in a high volume production environment.
* Full Driving licence and Passport.

KPI measures for the Role

* All Minor and Major breakdown data.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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