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  • Ref: ME/CF_1542992231

  • Permanent

  • Lanark, South Lanarkshire

  • £Negotiable

  • End: 5th Aug 2019

The Company

First People Solutions are currently recruiting Maintenance Engineers on behalf of a large Civil Engineering contractor based in Carnwath.

Our client, have been in operation for over 50 years and operate across the UK and Ireland. They have built a strong reputation for delivering quality products and are established as market leaders within the construction industry.

They are looking to recruit several Maintenance Engineers on a permanent basis who are able to assist with daily operations within their Manufacturing Facility.

The Job

As a Maintenance Engineer you will:

  • Ensuring that the facilities, layout and machinery used to produce new and existing materials and goods run to their maximum efficiency and output.
  • Total preventative maintenance, managing breakdowns of mechanical, electrical and robotic equipment (including software programming).

You will report to the Production & Works Manager.

Duties include but are not limited to: –

  • An ability to work well under pressure
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Relevant technical knowledge
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Efficiency and organisation
  • Teamworking skills
  • Shift working and overtime as required
  • Designing maintenance strategies, procedures and methods
  • Carrying out routine scheduled maintenance work and responding to equipment faults
  • Diagnosing breakdown problems
  • Fitting new parts and making sure equipment is working correctly
  • Carrying out quality inspections on jobs
  • Arranging specialist procurement of fixtures, fittings or components
  • Controlling maintenance tools, stores and equipment
  • Monitoring and controlling maintenance costs
  • Dealing with emergencies, unplanned problems and repairs
  • Improving health and safety policies and procedures
  • Working with specialist equipment, such as CNC Saw, Drilling & Plasma Equipment.
  • Make sure risk assessments are carried out individually and departmentally.
  • Ensure that Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to.
  • Ensuring there is continuous cover of the machinery and equipment in case of breakdowns.
  • Working at heights / IPAF licence
  • Electrical qualifications (Mechanical desired)
  • A knowledge of LOLER regulations
  • Overhead crane experience is essential

The Candidate

The successful candidate shall be career minded, as our client likes to promote from within the organisation.

There is a structured career path in the company, for more ambitious individuals there is a defined path to progress, to those that are interested in getting involved in the commercial side of the business.

For more information, please apply online attaching an up to date CV.

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