maintenance engineer in stafford

14 January 2019
cat stafford, randstad inhouse services
job type
£ 12.98 per hour, shift premium, free parking, onsite canteen
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stafford, west midlands
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 12.98 per hour, shift premium, free parking, onsite canteen
reference number
cat stafford, randstad inhouse services
01785 215784
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job description

Are you looking to join a globally recognised business in 2019? Do you have experience as a Maintenance Engineer within an electrical or PLC environment? Look no further!

Our client are making investments in the machinery and equipment including robotic assembly and CNC Machining tools and visualize that the candidates recruited will be predominately working on predictive and proactive maintenance, instead or reactive fixing.

Not only will you be working with a fantastic industry leader, but as part of the Randstad team you will receive a range of benefits including:

* Paid Holiday
* Paid Bank Holiday
* Various shift patterns depending upon location
* Full time hours
* Cycle storage
* On site car parks
* Break area/rest rooms
* Onsite canteen
* In-house training scheme

Pay rate:

* £12.98 PER HOUR
* Plus shift premiums!

Increase this rate by 33% and more!

As the successful candidate, you will support the maintenance team, putting safety first and driving the Caterpillar Production System. You will be expected to deliver a planned maintenance schedule to maximise machine availability measured by OEE. You will also take ownership of improvement activities and support site projects.


* To support the shift maintenance team, drive a continuous improvement culture in every activity and demand high safety standards in every area
* Create and maintain maintenance records
* Ensure all planned maintenance is up to date, planned in and communicated
* Actively manage safety issues, communicate to the business what actions need to be undertaken to ensure that the plant/site is kept in a safe working condition
* Keep all engineering working areas clean and tidy by applying 5S principles


* Qualified time served apprenticeship trained Multi-Skilled Engineer (preferably) with an Electrical bias and strong mechanical skills
* Track record of delivering sustainable improvements across multiple areas including Safety, PPM, Waste Reduction and Plant performance within an FMCG or manufacturing environment
* Experience in Heller CNC machining and engine test facilities or similar manufacturing equipment a distinct advantage.
* To work at a competent level of expertise with PLC's, robotics within machining (ABB assembly handling), hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical systems and process control software
* 18th edition IEE wiring regulations certificate preferable
* Must be self-motivated, have a can-do attitude to take ownership of issues / deliver sustainable improvements and be an effective team player with the ability to communicate across all functions within business
* Previous training / skills in PLC's, Inverters, Pumps, Fluid systems, Paint booths, FLT, IPAF, PASMA, IOSH / NEBOSH or Abrasive Wheels a distinct advantage
* Willing to work a 3 shift system and be flexible to work weekends when required

If you are interested, or would like to find out more about this position please call Louise or Emma on 07766 492 431 or email us on