Last updated: Wednesday 02 August, 2017
Print Production - Site Engineer - Fixed Term Contract
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Posted on: Wednesday 02 August, 2017
About the Job
Site Engineer - Fixed Term Contract
Print Production - Book Manufacturing Equipment
To ensure that all equipment on the print floor is maintained to the highest standard possible.
Provide preventative maintenance and breakdown maintenance when required.
Provides advanced diagnosis, troubleshooting and repair for advanced electronic and mechanical production equipment to ensure efficient operations.
Essential Job Duties:
Maintenance of equipment
Trouble shooting - diagnosis of mechanical/electrical faults
Perform preventative maintenance tasks
Liaise with suppliers of production equipment
Liaise with Production Manager and Shift Leaders on priority issues
Source spare parts as required
Maintain stock levels of critical parts in line with cost controls, repair parts, replacement recommendations.
Communicate concise information at handovers
Maintain a safe, clean and tidy work environment to minimise risk
Attend regular team meetings or training as required
Performance of other maintenance duties throughout the building as required
To be responsible for your own Health and Safety adhere to safety guidelines in a warehouse environment and be aware of factors affecting your colleagues in order to maintain a safe environment.
To report any accidents, potential hazards to your Line Manager immediately.
Engineers will also assist, support and work in general operations, facilities maintenance or production areas to assist with the production of books as business needs.
Other duties as deemed necessary from time to time.
Fixed Term Contract up to 6 months
Working hours 2:00pm - 10:00pm Mon - Fri - Flexible hours, ability to work on weekends when needed)
40 hours per week
2 years equipment maintenance experience in a fast-paced production environment, with a strong electronics background.
3 years general mechanical knowledge and electrical knowledge
Print machinery experience desirable
G.C.S.E Maths & English Grade C or above
City & Guilds / NVQ or comparable qualification
17th Edition IEE Wiring Regulations (BS7671) City and Guilds 2382 qualification desirable.
Ability to retain knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
Ability to determine the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job
Strong diagnostic skills
Ability to apply mastery of skills in adapting procedures, techniques, tools, materials and/or equipment, as appropriate.
Ability to work independently
Ability to bring a task to closure
Attention to Detail
Personal Computing skills to include Microsoft Outlook
Good communication skills
Ability to be flexible/multi-task based on workflow demands
Critical thinking skills
Essential Physical Demands:
Role includes - walking, standing, lifting/carrying, pushing/pulling, gripping/grasping, bending, squatting/kneeling, twisting/turning, climbing, crawling, reaching above shoulders, typing/keyboard
Ability to perform repetitive manual tasks
Ability to work in confined / cramped conditions
Ability to stand/walk for majority of the day
Ability to work flexible hours which could include weekend
Ability to tolerate noise and vibration
Ability to travel as needed
Exposure to wide range of temperatures
Ability to see in colour
Skills: Operations, Production
Start date: 01 Aug, 2017
Duration: Fixed Term Contract - Aug - Dec 2017
Contact name: Naomi Holness, HR Generalist, International