Multi-Skilled engineer - Nights

  • Job Reference: 431558241-2
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2021
  • Employer: Adept Resourcing Commercial & Engineering
  • Location: Barnsley, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £38,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Engineering and Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

About the Multi-Skilled Engineer:

Our client is seeking a multi-skilled engineer to join their well-established team in Barnsley.

The focus of the role:

  • Is to work closely with the production team to ensure that machinery downtime is kept to a minimum
  • that all maintenance is conducted in advance to avoid production disruption.

Multi-Skilled Engineer will:

  • need to work collaboratively with the engineering team, supporting and identifying means of improving plant productivity.
  • ensure that any spare parts, materials, and equipment are available.
  • be able to investigate and establish the causes of all breakdowns and machinery speed losses and record any repairs to ensure recurrent faults can be recognised.

Shifts:
The shifts available are as follows: Nights - Sun - Thurs = 22:00 - 06:00

The Multi-Skilled Engineer Candidate:

To successfully carry out this role you will:

  • need to be multi-skilled preferably with an Electrical bias.
  • Electrically you will be able to fault find on single and three-phase systems, servo motors and AC motors, sensors, and various control systems.
  • There will be an element of electrical installation as required, typically lighting and small power.
  • Knowledge of plc electronics desired.
  • Mechanically you will be able to work on drive train systems, rollers, gearboxes, shafts, pneumatics, and some hydraulics.
  • There is a requirement to be able to strip machine assemblies to component level and rebuild.
  • also need to have demonstrated experience in maintenance engineering and show the ability to work off your own initiative.

Education to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent is preferred, but not essential as we would consider "time served" as experience.

You will be multi-skilled with an electrical bias and have strong communication skills and excellent organisational skills.

What will you receive?

  • Pay negotiable depending on experience.
  • 28 days holiday (increases with service) including a fixed Christmas break.
  • Training support
  • Pension
  • Access to health services
  • Access to gym discounts
  • Free parking
  • Access to discounted shopping through Perkbox
  • Online Holiday booking