Mechanical Fitter

  • Job Reference: 797212800-2
  • Date Posted: 25 November 2022
  • Employer: Adept Resourcing Engineering Ltd
  • Location: Derbyshire
  • Salary: £28,000 to £32,000
  • Sector: Engineering and Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Our client; a leading hygiene manufacturer based in Chesterfield. Due to business demand; they are currently seeking an experience Mechanical Fitter to work with their team; and take responsibility for the following

  • Ensures that all equipment mechanical maintenance activities are performed in compliance with environmental and safety rules, as well as with in group procedures.
  • Takes proactive involvement in H&S
  • Completes responsibilities in a safe manner at all times. Provides for the safety and well-being of all personnel within the area of influence.
  • Troubleshoot on breakdowns.
  • To understand process theory to achieve and maintain a detailed knowledge of asset condition in order to effectively assist with maintenance planning and implementation.
  • Provide a schedule for planned shuts in a timely manner
  • Provide necessary support to a continuous operation as needed and respond to out of hours calls when required.
  • Participates in the development and implementation of condition-based maintenance programmes and precision maintenance techniques.
  • Ensures asset maintenance records are kept in accordance with site and legislative requirements. Ability to update drawings and documentation.
  • Contributes to, develops and implements effective maintenance procedures ensuring their consistent application.
  • Supports the Mechanical team leader in shut planning and daily work planning including documentation and meetings.
  • Carry out continuous improvement projects to increase efficiency in conjunction with teams
  • Support actions for preventing reoccurrence of equipment failures by root cause analysis and initiating solutions, ensuring asset performance improvements.
  • Support energy saving initiatives with the creation and implementation of ESAVE ideas.
  • Liaise with shift operators on daily issues and scheduled work.
  • Provide hands on support as necessary.
  • Liaise with external service contractors on site ensuring the highest levels of Health and Safety as well as quality are maintained.
  • Facilitate repairs management which will be required for items and parts to be serviced or repaired.
  • Assist with the planning and execution of all engineering work on planned maintenance shuts.
  • Maintain the quality of engineering stores operation
  • Fault finding, problem solving and root cause analysis
  • High level of understanding of processes to enable prioritising
  • Working knowledge of computerised systems is essential.
  • Completed a recognised mechanical engineering apprenticeship preferably with a City & Guilds or equivalent NVQ qualification
  • Experience in mechanical maintenance engineering.
  • Proven experience in maintaining complex automated manufacturing equipment.