Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Thrapston, Northamptonshire
Salary: Up to £36600 per annum
Reference: 15198/001_1546878482
Contact Name: Harriet Crawford
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2019 16:28

Job Description

Mechanical Engineer


£36,600 per annum + Benefits

Continental Shift Pattern

A fantastic opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer has arisen to join the team at a global manufacturing company in Northamptonshire.

Your objective as a Mechanical Engineer is through modern maintenance systems, will be to: maintain business as usual for the plant operations, to continuously improve availability/reliability of the equipment, to manufacture quality products safely.

The Mechanical Engineer will provide a technical support resource to the manufacturing operation, delivering optimum asset reliability and performance through an effective asset maintenance and Continuous Improvement approach.

You Will have a good understanding of modern maintenance techniques as well as good working operational knowledge of a manufacturing site. You should be capable of ensuring a quick reaction to daily business needs.

The role of a Mechanical Engineer will involve:

  • Technical support resource for reactive maintenance across plant to ensure a safe, timely and effective close out of live plant issues
  • Proactive fault prevention and continuous improvement activities to deliver key maintenance KPIs
  • Complete root cause analysis reports on major engineering stoppages across site
  • Support the close out of health & Safety, Quality and CI actions lists

The Mechanical Engineer will have the following:

  • Time served Engineer
  • HNC or equivlent in Mechanical Engineering
  • Excellent diagnostic and problem-solivng skills
  • Strong team player who adopts a continuous improvement approach
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced engineering environment (ideally FMCG) is essential
  • Welding, turning, milling and fabrication and advantage
  • Awareness of modern maintenance techniques
  • Computer literate (excel, word etc)

Interviews are taking place next week, click 'apply' today!

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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