A busy UK Distribution Centre for a Global Retailer is seeking a qualified Senior Maintenance Engineer to use their team leadership skills and hands-on mechanical, electrical capabilities to ensure the smooth running of our operation.
SALARY: £35,000 - £40,000 Basic
LOCATION: Daventry (our Distribution Centre is located near Watford Gap, Northamptonshire)
COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Daventry, Northampton, Rugby, Crick, Leamington Spa, Coventry, Wellingborough, Milton Keynes, Banbury, Long Buckby, Towcester, Leicester, Warwick.
This role will be of interest if you:
·Are a technically experienced in conveying Mechanical & Control Systems within a distribution / logistics environment and the opportunity to make your mark in a new environment.
·Are field based and seeking a move into an internal Senior Maintenance Engineer role
·Enjoy the challenge being both hands-on and mentoring others
JOB SPECIFICATION: Senior Maintenance Engineer - Mechanical, Electrical, Multi Skilled
As a critical part of the of the Senior on-site team you be both supervisor and engineer, responsible for managing the completion of all Planned Preventative Management, emergency breakdowns & ongoing repairs. You will take ownership of all the departments associated paperwork as well as the planning, installation, testing, operation, maintenance and repair of the following equipment:
·Conveying Mechanical & Control Systems
·Packaging & Wrapping Machines
·Pick / Put-to-Light Systems
·Motors, Gearboxes and PLC's.
As a Senior Maintenance Engineer you will supervise / manage / mentor a Maintenance Engineer, be responsible for managing their workload, ensuring the quality of their work is up to standard and for their on-going technical development.
REQUIREMENTS: Senior Maintenance Engineer - Mechanical, Electrical, Multi Skilled
You MUST be a qualified Engineer (minimum ONC / HNC / Apprenticeship) with a proven track record of supervising / mentoring / managing others, along with a demonstrable track record of Conveying Mechanical & Control Systems, Packaging & Wrapping Machines and Racking Inspections.
Any additional experience of Pick / Put-to-Light Systems, Motors, Gearboxes and Hydraulic Systems as well as PLC's is highly desirable, as would be Scissor Lift / Boom Licences and H&S / Environment Controls.
You hours of work will be 9-5 Monday-Friday.
THE COMPANY - Senior Maintenance Engineer
Whilst our brand was only recently established we are a part of a business with other well-known UK retailers under its umbrella. Having acquired one of the UK’s and Europe’s largest FMCG consumer retailers we have a presence in over 100 UK locations and employ over 2000 talented individuals. If you haven’t been in one of our stores you will have most certainly used our products.
It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services:
Senior Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Manager, Service Engineer, Controls Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Multi Skilled Engineer, Shift Engineer, Electrical Fitter, Multi-Skilled Engineer, Multiskilled Engineer.
Warehouse, 3PL, Distribution, Logistics, Factory, Conveyor, Conveying Mechanical & Control Systems, Packaging & Wrapping Machines and Racking Inspections.
Please Note - We have been selected as the exclusive retained partner for this role so any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.
INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Lee Henning quoting Senior Maintenance Engineer reference LH14774 to DD: +44 (0) Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: +44 (0) . Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.