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Shift Multi-Skilled Engineer (Mechanical bias)

Posted 8 January by DS Smith Business Services Featured Ended

Our DS Smith site in Launceston is seeking a new Shift Multi-Skilled Engineer (Mechanical bias) to support the Engineering function in a fast-paced, world-class manufacturing environment. You will part of the engineering team responsible for developing and implementing best practices and increasing plant and asset reliability at our Packaging site.

What being a Shift Multi-skilled Engineer at DS Smith will involve…

• Using your electrical and mechanical skills to resolve breakdown issues with minimal impact to production
• Completing PPM routines when scheduled to do so
• Using SAP for all planned and breakdown maintenance activity logging and stores control
• Enhancing the engineering contribution to the manufacturing facility by improving machine reliability in such a way as to deliver good quality product at optimum running speeds
• Continually modifying PPM routines via SAP to deliver continued improvements in machine uptime, reliability and efficiency
• Influencing in the development of a culture in which departmental employees take ownership of the responsibility for machine performance. In this new environment engineering employees will work more closely with process teams
• Being proactive in your approach to 5s and housekeeping in all aspects of your role
• Taking an active part in boiler house management under BGO1

What we would like our candidate to have:

• Recognised engineering qualifications
• Background in general production machine maintenance
• Good range of workshop fitting skills
• Good numeracy and literacy standards
• General Computer Literacy Standards- Word and Excel applications
• Experience in an engineering environment
• Experienced at fault finding on machines
• Ability to write clear effective reports and procedures
• Experienced in training others

About DS Smith:
DS Smith is a leading supplier of recycled packaging, both within the UK market and throughout Europe. A FTSE100 listed business with a turnover in excess of £4.8 billion. The organisation employs over 27,000 people worldwide and is continuing to grow both organically and through acquisition.

Salary: £44,042

Required skills

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • SAP
  • Planned Preventative Maintenance
  • Uptime

Reference: 34170754

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