Mechanical Maintenance / Asset Care Engineer

Mechanical Maintenance / Asset Care Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance / Asset Care Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: LCE2502_1614249342
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 25, 2021 10:35

Job Description

Mechanical Maintenance / Asset Care Engineer

Excellent Salary + Great Development Prospects


We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join the engineering team at a successful chemical manufacturing company in Lancashire.

The company is a leading supplier of high-grade chemicals used in industries such as semi-conductor, medical and cosmetics to name a few.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensure all process plant and equipment is adequately inspected and maintained in line with company and H&S regulations
  • Manage asset integrity program, pressure systems and site inspection plans
  • Manage and develop CMMS system (Idhammer) ensuring all maintenance, PPM's and scheduled integrity inspections are updated
  • Oversee build/set up of any new plant and equipment
  • Co-ordinate maintenance activities and provide hands on maintenance support

Key requirements:

  • Time Served Mechanical Engineer (HNC/HND/Degree)
  • Experience of maintenance gained in a chemical or high hazard manufacturing environment (COMAH preferred)
  • Experience of asset care/ asset integrity
  • Knowledge of pressure systems, storage tanks, vessels and associated equipment
  • Hands on chemical plant fitting experience
  • Knowledge of a CMMS system
  • Contractor management
  • Leadership skills
  • Project planning experience
  • Strong communication skills

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.

Please note that calls to and from the offices of Morgan Ryder Associates Ltd. may be monitored or recorded. This is to ensure compliance with regulatory procedures, record business transactions and for training purposes.