Maintenance Engineer - Night Shift

Job Title: Maintenance Engineer - Night Shift
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Templecombe, Somerset
Salary: Overtime
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH11716_1546938686
Contact Name: Lucy Kemp
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 08, 2019 09:11

Job Description

Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer + Welding Experience
Templecombe, Somerset / Dorset - Commutable from Yeovil, Shepton Mallet, Blandford.
Night Shift 40 hours over 4 nights
Very Competitive Salary DOE

We are looking for a multi-skilled maintenance engineer on the night shift for a busy steel business in South Somerset. The role involves performing preventative and reactive maintenance operations and condition monitoring of production machinery and facilities, plus welding duties.

Duties include:

* Making safety inspections of tools and equipment.

* Diagnosing faults and repairing machines.

* Anticipating machine failures and making such changes or recommendations to prevent re-occurrence and minimise downtime.

Ideal candidates will have the following attributes:

* Good mechanical and electrical skills including pneumatic and hydraulic knowledge, along with PLC, inverter, instrumentation and control experience.

* Knowledge of various mechanical drive arrangements, including simplex, duplex, chain, belt, gearboxes and transmission equipment.

* A good working knowledge of welding

* You must have experience working in a fast moving operational environment, ideally in a heavy industrial environment.

If you feel your experience can fulfil this role or you have similar experience and would like to ask about other positions, please contact Acorn Recruitment in Yeovil and speak to Lucy for a confidential chat.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.