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Job Title: Shift Maintenance Engineer
Location: Lenham
Salary: Competitive
Benefits: Pension, 25 days holiday + statutory, childcare vouchers, flexible benefits

Maximise your Maintenance Engineering skills in a career with us at ………

… Aliaxis UK, part of the global Aliaxis Group that manufactures plastic pipe systems for the building and utilities sectors. We are seeking a proficient multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer to work within our Injection Moulding production facility based in Lenham.

What the job entails

This role operates on an 8 hour rotating shift pattern, including days and nights, Monday to Friday.

As Shift Maintenance Engineer your key focus will be to ensure all mechanical and electrical equipment within our injection moulding facility is running to its optimum performance and maximising availability through continuous improvement initiatives.

Working with a variety of production process machinery i.e. pneumatics, hydraulics, robots and conveyors and on-site services i.e. compressors, chillers and water towers you will be responsible for:

  • Fault diagnosis and repair of both electrical and mechanical systems
  • Identifying root cause and resolving issues
  • Completing Planned Preventative Maintenance tasks as per PPM Schedule
  • Identifying Maintenance spares required and liaising with suppliers
  • Ensure full compliance with SHE management policy, procedure and systems
  • Provide technical support/input to projects and initiatives

Do you have what it takes?

Keeping our production machinery running effectively and to capacity will require your expertise in PLC fault finding and repair and Planned Preventative Maintenance.

A background in Injection Moulding would be ideal however your multi skilled (Electrical biased) experience from within a fast moving/automated manufacturing environment is essential for this busy role.

There will be a need to take prompt action so your quick thinking and prioritising skills will be in high demand in this complex, fast-paced environment along with strong communication skills, IT literacy and confidence in decision making.

Are we what you're looking for?

This role offers a real opportunity to be part of a dedicated and knowledgeable team within a global organisation that employs over 15000 people worldwide. Committed to the training and development of all our employees we offer a competitive salary and benefits package including generous holiday allowance and pension, childcare and lifestyle voucher schemes as well as a variety of optional employee benefits.

Aliaxis recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. We therefore welcome applications for all sections of the community.

Applications will be processed quickly and interviews will be held as soon as it is appropriate to do so. Should an offer be made, all candidates will be notified that the position has been filled.