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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Job Reference: WALSALL MECH ENG_1545041626
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Maintenance
Salary Range:

£25000 to 35000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

Mechanical Engineer / Permanent / Walsall / Salary Negotiable

A Mechanical Engineer is required for a steel processing company based in the Walsall area. It is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established company during a period of sustained growth.

Your role will be to continuously improve the performance, efficiency, safety and cost-effectiveness of all engineering products and systems across the site. Whilst covering both preventative and reactive maintenance, there will be a large focus on preventative measures, the design of tests and actual testing of machinery and the implementation of new systems to reduce downtime. The company itself processes steel and has various rolling mills that you will be working on.

To be considered for this role you must be an experienced mechanical engineer with excellent and proven mechanical maintenance skills / qualifications. Proven skills and experience with hydraulics and pneumatics would also be advantageous, experience working with rolling mills would be spot on.

This is a permanent role with long term opportunities available for the successful candidate.

Duties and skills required include:

* Experience of mechanical maintenance engineering, preferably within steel processing
* Knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics would be advantageous
* You will be required to maintain cold rolling mills (stripping down & inspections) and power presses (up to 100ton)
* Covering both preventative and reactive maintenance
* Working from engineering drawings and machine diagrams
* Planned maintenance schedules
* Maintenance reports, to be completed and inputted manually
* Basic knowledge of electrical engineering would be helpful, wiring, switches etc..

A background in maintenance / mechanical engineering is required. A City & Guilds qualification would be beneficial to your application.

This position is working straight days, 8:00am - 5:00pm, though some level flexibility will be required, as is the case with the majority of maintenance-based roles.

The rate of pay for this role is going to be entirely negotiable for the perfect candidate.

If you think this Mechanical Engineer position is right for you, APPLY NOW! For more information contact Stephen Parker at ASC Connections.

01902 771 443 / /

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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