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Senior Maintenance Engineer

Glasgow   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Senior Maintenance Engineer, Team Leader
  • Global Operations Organisation

About Our Client

My client, a leading global FMCG (manufacturing and production) organisation, are looking to add a Senior Maintenance Engineer to their site on the outskirts of Glasgow.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious individual looking to move into a leadership / managerial position.

Job Description

The main purpose of the Senior Maintenance Engineer position is as follows:

Support Production by maintaining the safe and efficient running of machine tools and ancillary equipment through Planned Preventive Maintenance (PPM) and breakdown repair.

Support this effort by aiming to identify and rectify root causes of machine problems.

Support the business in general by helping to maintain a safe and efficient workplace through general site maintenance.

The account-abilities will include:

* Carry out the maintenance and repair of machine tools and ancillary equipment as required by breakdown situations, PPM routines, company Standard Practice Instructions and departmental needs to ensure best up-time of machine tools
* Maintain audit and machining history requirement by ensuring appropriate Maintenance Dept. documents are completed
* Identify and rectify root causes of machine problems using the technical information available in machine manuals, drawings and back-up from machine manufacturer's service department to ensure best up-time
* Interact and respond to all aspects of Lean Manufacture supporting cost reduction, efficiency, delivery and Quality improvements
* Ensure adherence to Health and Safety standards in compliance with Company policy to ensure safe working environment

The senior maintenance engineer must lead from the front, and manage their small team's movements and input.

The Successful Applicant

Electrical qualification

PLC experience

Manufacturing background

Lead Engineer experience

What's on Offer

Competitive Salary & Benefits