Maintenance Engineer

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We seek a Maintenance Engineer, reporting to the Factory Manager, for our Glasgow plant, which operates 2 shifts, 5 days a week at present. This is a hands-on role and, ideally, you will have experience in the maintenance of Steam boilers, Hydraulic Systems, Compressed Air Systems.

Your duties would include:

  • Ensure all maintenance jobs are carried out safely, observing site rules and required risk assessments.
  • To service and repair all mechanical plant.
  • To undertake tasks in line with maintenance requisition requests.
  • Carry out scheduled planned maintenance tasks to maximise plant efficiency and minimise downtime.
  • Advise line management of potential plant problems.
  • Follow the company’s Health & Safety policies and procedures and ensure all relevant plant complies with PSSR and LOLER requirements.
  • Ensure the engineering workshop and offices are all maintained and operate to a high standard (organised, clean & tidy), including your own work areas.
  • Prioritise workload, in liaison with factory manager, to provide the most effective maintenance service possible.
  • Proven (evidence of qualifications) training for hands on engineering skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, as well as being able to work alone and/or as part of a team.
  • A good attitude to work and promoting and supporting the company’s values.
  • A flexible and responsive approach to work, with the ability to take responsibility and justify actions.
  • On rare occasions we may need you to respond to an out of hours call.
  • A basic knowledge of electrical systems although not essential, would be beneficial.
  • Higher education in electrical or mechanical engineering fields to HNC or HND level is desirable but not essential.

We welcome enquiries from anyone who fulfils the essential criteria as a minimum. We value diversity in our workforce and we are an Equal Opportunities employer.

To apply for this vacancy, you must be eligible to work in the UK.

If you are interested in joining a vibrant, growing company, then please submit your CV with covering letter to  

Please note, we retain the right to close this vacancy subject to volume and quality of applications. We would, therefore, encourage candidates to submit an application as soon as possible.

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