Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Job Title: Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Slough, Berkshire
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895038_1533310236
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 03, 2018 16:30

Job Description

Our client is a specialist in diesel particulate filter (DPF) cleaning and technology in the automotive and heavy-duty vehicle industries. Their patented technology is the most widely-used DPF cleaning process in the UK and has been applied successfully to clean DPFs for 15 years. DPFs allow vehicles to meet increasingly stringent emissions regulations around the world.

As a Maintenance Engineer you will be responsible for ensuring the continuous availability of specialist on-site remanufacturing, cleaning and drying DPF equipment so that production capability is maximised at all times. This involves responsibility for computerised PLCs and monitoring systems in addition to mechanical production equipment.

It would be advantageous to have experience with mechanical engineering elements of HGV engines.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

About the job:

Maintenance and installation of specialist mechanical equipment at the Slough site, ensuring all production operations meet required quality, health and safety and environmental standards
Day-to-day engineering maintenance and repair support to production, across mechanical and electronic/electrical elements of the end to end production process, to include diagnosing and resolving breakdowns and inefficiencies
Work with production to identify solutions that will improve equipment reliability and production quality.

About you:

Mechanical Engineering qualification at a minimum of HNC level (or equivalent)
Electrical 17th additional qualification is desirable
Hands-on experience and knowledge of installing, interrogating, trouble-shooting and maintaining a variety of mechanical, electrical and control (PLC) systems
Evidence of personal responsibility for maintenance in a machine-based production environment
Able to read, interpret and follow engineering drawings, instructions and software
Good written and oral communication skills, able to explain and demonstrate problems and changes needed to avoid future problems in a clear and effective manner
Sound, practical judgement to choose the best solution to a complex problem
Able to rapidly acquire new skills and to work with new tools, technologies and production methods with little documentation or support
Ability to travel to international sites as and when required.

Job Title:Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer
Salary:£35,000-£40,000pa DOE
Location:Slough, Berkshire
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:895038


In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

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