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Maintenance Engineer

Chester, Cheshire / Cheshire, Ellesmere Port
£38999 - £41999 per annum
Closing date
21 Mar 2023

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Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Main Duties:

  • Carry out diagnosis of faults, the maintenance and repairs for all plant and equipment in a safe, timely and professional manner and return to operational service.
  • Improve the efficiency of Gears, motor alignment to reduce damage, downtime and wear and tear
  • Analyse and monitor vibration and causes of same to reduce damage, review gearboxes and put in place PM programmes to reduce wear and tear
  • Attend any other breakdowns, identify faults and problem solve, with minimal downtime to production.
  • Report breakdown causes, equipment faults and concerns to management.
  • Assist with the moving, installation, repositioning of machines and equipment.
  • Carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) schedules on a periodic basis.
  • Identify and report to Management any activity that has the potential to cause harm or damage i.e. Faulty equipment/emergency stops etc.
  • Estimate length of time required to complete a job and likely consequences of failure to complete work within required timescales.
  • Complete Daily Maintenance job sheets and Preventative Maintenance records.
  • Maintain a safe and tidy workplace and adhere to all Health and Safety policies.


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