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Maintenance Engineer - Wiltshire

£11.00 - £14 per hour - Engineering
Ref: 202 Date Posted: Tuesday 04 Dec 2018
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Machine Engineer

Job Description:

  • This is a flexible, part-time role, approx. 25 hours per week

JOB TITLE: Machine Engineer

REPORTS TO: General Manager



Maintenance and installation of machinery of factory based in Swindon


    £11.00 - £14.00 per hour, Temp-Perm


As an Engineer, you'll be responsible for making sure machinery and equipment runs smoothly. You could do any job from fixing machinery on a food production line to installing new parts. However, your work will be either preventative or emergency maintenance.

Your duties will involve: 

  • Organising routine servicing schedules
  • Allocating work to a team of fitters
  • Checking and calibrating instruments to make sure they are accurate
  • Fitting new parts
  • Carrying out quality inspections
  • Responding immediately to equipment breakdowns
  • Fixing faults or arranging for replacements to be installed
  • Keeping production managers informed of progress
  • Organising teams to make sure 24-hour cover is available

You'll service and repair the equipment. You could work on mechanical, electrical or computerised systems.

Again, your job will involve either preventative or emergency maintenance. You're likely to be: 

  • Making scheduled checks on machinery and parts
  • Finding and fixing faults and recalibrating instruments
  • Oiling and cleaning machinery and parts
  • Overhauling and replacing parts according to schedule
  • Responding immediately to machinery breakdowns