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Maintenance Engineer - Leeds

Automotive - Engineering
Ref: 1105 Date Posted: Monday 19 Aug 2019
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A proactive and productive multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer is required to join a Tier 1 Automotive manufacturer. Your role as Maintenance Engineer is pivotal in ensuring the effective maintenance of all plant machinery & equipment. The successful candidate will join the team on a full time basis, working a 3 shift rotating pattern, receiving a competitive salary package.

As a Maintenance Engineer, your duties & responsibilities will include:

  • Carry out both planned and reactive maintenance whilst documenting root causes of failures
  • Responding to emergency breakdown, diagnosing faults both electrically and mechanically
  • Support wiring and machine upgrades and new installations
  • Provide support to project and continuous improvement teams, implementing any required changes to equipment
  • Investigate permanent solutions to equipment problems

To be successful as a Maintenance Engineer, you must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Previous experience within a similar role within an Automotive / Aerospace manufacturing environment
  • Experience of working within high volume manufacturing
  • Conversant with electrical and mechanical fault finding including PLC systems and DC drives
  • Knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • 17th / 18th Edition IEE Wiring Qualification
  • Apprentice trained or completed equivalent engineering qualification

This position is based in Heckmondwike and is easily accessible from Huddersfield, Leeds, Bradford, Halifax and Wakefield.

If you are currently seeking a new career opportunity and believe you meet the required specification to be a successful Maintenance Engineer, please apply immediately.