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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Avonmouth, Bristol
£30,000 to £32,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
We are currently recruiting for an experienced Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to work in a busy company in the Avonmouth area. This is a full time permanent position working Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.30pm with a salary of between £30,000 to £32,000 depending on experience. BASIC PURPOSE Our client is looking for a Facilities Maintenance Engineer to support the existing Facilities team. The role will be based in Avonmouth but on occasion may be requested to support at Customer sites providing an excellent opportunity to learn new skills in diverse industries following appropriate training. The key objective of the role will be to deliver critical Facilities Maintenance across our Avonmouth site in a lean and efficient manner. To maintain a safe and effective working environment at the company in compliance to relevant HSE guidelines. Assist in the management of PPM tasks and sub-contractor activities on site including H&S management (Work permitting). Ability to carry out small scale facilities project management. KEY TASKS Responding to reactive calls for plumbing, electrical, mechanical etc. issues. Controlling PPM schedules and managing specialist sub-contractors with associated specialist PPM tasks. Booking in, Escorting, and assisting subcontractors, including issuing work permits Site Safety systems tests including Fire alarm, Emergency lighting, smoke detection etc. Minor admin and compliance work Be involved in preventative maintenance and its scheduling Actively participate in Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) inspections and record supporting documentation as necessary, carrying out in-house planned maintenance task Managing and procuring maintenance Contracts Assisting PM's with facility/ building improvement projects Assisting with Health and Safety related issues and Improvements Undertake essential repair works and general maintenance activities as requested Where possible reduce the amount of waste produced and dispose of all waste in line with company policy. May be required to complete other business activities on behalf of the company from time to time in line with identified skills, competencies, and experienceREQUIREMENTS Knowledge & Skills Exceptional organisational skills with high attention to detail Ability to multi-task, anticipate and respond effectively to changing priorities Flexible, conscientious attitude to work High standard of written & verbal communication, with a confident & professional phone manner Strong interpersonal skills Ability to remain calm, focused & productive in a fast-paced working environment Comfortable working autonomously IT literate, with a working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word & Outlook Hands on 'can do' approach, Mechanical engineering, Plumbing techniques Good knowledge of Health & Safety compliance, Site safety induction and Risk assessment/ method statement documentation. Permitting of works and understanding safe systems of works.Training, Education & Experience A background in a similar role (maintenance in facilities or on machinery) Mechanically or electrically biased Keen to learn and train on the job Formal qualifications are a bonus (ONC/HNC/BTEC/City & Guilds) - Desirable 17th or 18th edition IEE (Desirable) Legionella (L8) awareness - Desirable Asbestos awareness - Desirable LEV, HVAC experience - Desirable MEWPS certified - DesirableSpecial Working Conditions Additional hours, including occasional weekend support or call out, may be necessary from time to time when required to suit business needs. This role is based in our Avonmouth office but with the nature of the business, at times, support on jobs outside of the office is required.If you are intersted in this position, please apply online. IND2 Due to the high volume of enquiries that we receive, we are not always able to respond to all CV's. If you have not received a response within two weeks of applying, please assume your application has been unsuccessful. Good Luck with your application and we look forward to receiving your CV
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  • Job Reference: 704908051-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Candour Talent Ltd
    Candour Talent Ltd
  • Location: Avonmouth, Bristol
  • Salary: £30,000 to £32,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent