Maintenance Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Cheshire


KPI are looking for a maintenance engineer who also has welding experience for one of our clients based in the outskirts of Knutsford.

Our client is a food manufacturer therefore the safety of the machines that they use is paramount.  Ensuring that the machinery is maintained and repaired to a required standard enabling maximum production speeds with minimum disruptions and breakdowns.  

The duties of the role would include:

  • Carrying out planned maintenance of the plant and machines to a high standard
  • Welding
  • Responding to breakdowns of the production machines
  • Installing and relocating production equipment
  • Identify, specify and order any parts required for the machinery
  • Accurately competing the maintenance records

Due to the role, the successful applicant will need to:

  • Be a qualified Welder
  • Have good mechanical skills
  • Be able to carry out mechanical fault finding

The desired person would be:

  • Comfortable working in a highly responsible role
  • Conscientious
  • A Good Communicator
  • Reliable and Flexible with a strong work ethic
  • Able to prioritise their own workload and adapt to it being a variable workload
  • Punctual
  • Used to working in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Proactive and have a ‘can do’ attitude

The hours of work are Monday to Thursday 06.00 – 16.00, Friday 06.00 – 12.00, overtime is available if desired.

The location is off a public transport route, therefore the successful applicant will need to have their own transport.

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