Philips Maintenance Engineer in Glemsford, United Kingdom

Your challenge

The Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for 1st and 2nd line repairs (breakdown and preventive maintenance) of the machinery and carrying out, on the basis of technical knowledge and practical insights, structural improvements and remedying the most complex failures (TPM – total productive maintenance).

Troubleshooting of equipment problems and the improvement of production capacity, quality and/or efficiencies through the application of TPM.

Your responsibilities

  • Carry out repairs and remedies complex failures on a significant proportion of the machinery.

  • Carry out less simple improvements.

  • Assist in buying new machinery.

  • Troubleshoot equipment/process problems to root cause, implement permanent solutions to prevent recurrence of the problem(s).

  • Develop and improve the preventive maintenance program on equipment assigned.

  • Support the site wide deployment of TPM.

  • Ensure that all knowledge and information with regards to machine issues and breakdowns is recorded appropriately (Planet, Machine ledgers etc.)

Shift pattern

Rotating shift pattern (changing every week); either Friday, Saturday, Sunday or Saturday, Sunday, Monday; 6am - 6pm and 6pm - 6am.

Your team

This position reports into the Lead Maintenance Engineer and the successful candidate will be part a team of 9. The role is based is based in our world-class manufacturing site in Glemsford.

We are looking for

  • Electrical and mechanical experience in a production assembly/moulding environment

  • Proven maintenance experience in a production environment

  • Experience working with complex automation

  • Robotics experience an advantage

  • Knowledge of ultrasonic welding preferable

  • Must be practical with ability to work on own initiative or within a group with a can do attitude

  • Experience in plc fault finding an advantage

  • Experience of TPM (total productive maintenance)

Qualifications required:

  • HNC/HND Electrical / Mechanical Engineering

  • NVQ Engineering Maintenance (preferred)

Our offer

We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore. Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences:

• A competitive base salary plus a high performance related bonus.

• Access to private healthcare insurance

• Holiday allowance of 25 days a year from the start (plus bank holidays)

• Learning and Development opportunities through our Philips University

• Family friendly policies which offer enhanced maternity and paternity schemes

• The Philips Employee Shop allows employees to buy Philips products at discounted prices

Please apply on-line – Good Luck!

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