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Lead Maintenance Engineer

Lead Maintenance Engineer

#Job No. KL30.

  • Location:

    Haverhill

  • Salary:

    £35k - 50k per year

  • Type:

    Permanent

Job Description:

Lead Maintenance Engineer

Haverhill

£35,000 to £50,000 D.O.E. + 23 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + Pension + Healthcare + Life Assurance

DAYS - Monday to Friday 08:00 – 17:00 (Some Flexibility Required) (M-Th 8-5, F 8-4)

Lead Maintenance Engineer with electrical bias required for an independent and successful specialties chemical manufacturer, making ingredients for the global contact lens market. This is a great chance for those looking to play a key part in developing the engineering department and get involved with new investment and site improvement projects.

This role would suit a Maintenance Engineer/Technician from a process, nuclear, oil & gas, wastewater treatment or similar background. Those with experience in Comp-Ex / ATEX environment will hold a considerable advantage. You must be an electrically biased engineer OR a multi skilled engineer with strong electrical skills.

The company are about to undergo a significant site improvement programme and you will be heavily involved in this.

You will hold responsibility for all maintenance operations on site. This includes planned and reactive maintenance on a range of process equipment, e.g. pumps / chillers / oil baths / reactors / motors / tanks and compressors. This includes electrical, instrumentation and mechanical work (e.g. fitting pipes and replaces gauges). You will also hold seniority over the two existing maintenance engineers / technicians.

This is a great opportunity to work for a successful and growing specialties chemical manufacturer. You will manage the maintenance team and will champion all maintenance improvements to support a culture of manufacturing excellence.

The Role:

* Site improvement projects

* Planned and reactive maintenance on a range of process equipment

* Electrically biased with some mechanical and instrumentation

* Primarily hands on with line management responsibility for team of two

The Person:

* Maintenance Engineer from a process, chemical, oil & gas, nuclear or wastewater treatment background

* ATEX / Comp-Ex environment is a benefit