Multi Skilled Engineer (Day Shift)

Our Client;

We are thrilled to be working alongside a genuine leader within the medical device design and manufacturing industry, who are looking to expand their highly innovative and successful engineering team by appointing a Multi Skilled Engineer to carry out repairs and maintenance on manufacturing machinery.

The role;

  • Provide broad and flexible engineering support to the site based engineering teams, ensuring efficient day to day execution of their objectives
  • Carry out escalated repairs on machinery in all areas of the site and liaise with production personnel to minimise downtime
  • Continued training and development of Engineers
  • Support with planned preventative maintenance if required
  • Carry out modifications to manufacturing machines or make minor components to implement machine improvements
  • Oversee machine stoppages and ensure required repairs are completed within a timely manner
  • Work with Process Improvement Engineers to ensure that corrective actions are put in place to avoid repeated maintenance issues
  • Ensure that all repair and maintenance documentation is always maintained with full compliance with all regulatory guide lines and company Standard Operating Procedures

Key skills & experience required;

  • ONC or NVQ qualified or equivalent in electrical or mechanical engineering
  • Working experience with high speed manufacturing equipment within the medical, pharma or food industry
  • Hands on experience with mechanical fitting and adjustments on high speed assembly equipment
  • Working knowledge of Pneumatic components and control systems
  • Understanding of preventative maintenance procedures, best practices and current safety regulations/legislation’s
  • The ability to diagnose and repair detailed mechanical equipment faults
  • To make quick decisions under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills
  • To be proactive and work with a sense of urgency to a fast pace

What you can expect;

  • 25 days annual leave (with the opportunity to earn loyalty days with length of service)
  • Competitive base salary
  • Holiday purchase scheme (up to 10 days purchased per holiday year)
  • Enhanced Family Friendly Policies
  • Enhanced Sickness Pay
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Well being initiatives and support
  • Annual company bonus

If this role is of interest then please feel free to get in touch with our Engineering Divisional Manager Dylan on 01865 257 455.

Commutable Locations;

Woodstock, Witney, Oxford, Kidlington, Eynsham, Bicester, Banbury, Cumnor, Yarnton, Lewknor, Didcot, Abingdon, Wheatley


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