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Mechanical Engineer

Sheffield, Yorkshire
£33,000 to £35,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Metalis are working with a well established and reputable company who manufacture components for multiple industries from aerospace, energy, underground mining and automotive. Across established sites in the UK and in area renowned for excellence in complex metal working. Package: Permanent £16.51 per hour (£34,340.80 per annum) Days regular Mon-Fri 33 days holiday including bank holidays Company cycle to work scheme Discount health scheme plan Lifestyle savings Costco membership Option to take up to one week's additional unpaid leave (40 hours) per year Enhanced paternity leaveJob Description The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for providing engineering support to achieve KPI target levels of plant availability and performance. The key responsibilities of this role are to actively take part in PPM, TPM, Continuous Improvement (CI) Initiatives. Other key tasks of the role include completing general engineering tasks & corrective repairs. Be involved in contractor liaison to gain quotes & spares, work with on specific contracted tasks. Carry out cost effective maintenance routines and general repairs to prolong the useful life of the equipment. All these tasks are to be carried out and completed within a specified time frame and to the highest Engineering Standards, thus minimising any operational disruptions whilst maximising uptime of operational equipment. Duties: Ensure all Engineering Breakdowns (irrespective of priority) are identified and subsequently rectified as quickly as possible whilst ensuring all EHS controls are adhered to. Provide a supporting role to the introduction of PPM, TPM and Continuous Improvement (CI) initiatives In the event of no first line management presence, responsible for making sound Engineering decisions in line with business requirements and escalate to Senior Management if required Responsible for maintaining the highest standards of housekeeping (within specified areas) and to embrace the 5S initiative program daily Always enforce and practice the highest standards of Health & safety adopting Standards and ensure that all plant and ancillary equipment is maintained to these high standards Ensure all recording systems for work completion are correctly compiled on our CMMS with all relevant information detailed including photographic evidence. Ensure that the detailed procedure of Shift Change / Handover of the department is carried out thoroughly and all relevant paperwork is compiled correctly with the on-coming personnel Assist the Site Engineering Manager (SEM) in minimising machine down time by introducing autonomous maintenance programmes Responsible for timely completion of all plant PPM schedules and to provide support for all site wide TPM programs Ensure good communication avenues are prevalent between the Engineering Teams Work as part of a multi-functional Mechanical / Electrical on-site TeamExperience and Qualifications Good academic qualifications (i.e. HNC / ONC in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent). Minimum 3-5 year's experience in an Engineering / Maintenance function. Apprentice trained. Knowledge of hydraulics would be an advantageIf you are interested in hearing more about this role feel free to contact Maisie at Metalis or apply now
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  • Job Reference: 707265423-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Location: Sheffield, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £33,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent