Maintenance Engineer (Extrusion), Wrexham / Luton Bennett
 

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Maintenance Engineer (Extrusion)

Maintenance Engineer (Extrusion)

#Job No. RM448A.

  • Location:

    Wrexham

  • Salary:

    £28k - 35k per year + Benefits Package

  • Type:

    Permanent

Job Description:

Maintenance Engineer (Extrusion/ Plastics)

Wrexham

Monday to Friday DAYS

£28,000 to £35,000 Per Annum + Benefits Package

Maintenance Engineer required for a plastics recycling manufacturer. This is a great opportunity for an engineer to come off shift into a days based position with a strong focus on projects and installation work across site.

The successful candidate will come from ANY manufacturing or service engineering background, however, those with experience of working on extrusion/ injection moulding machines in any industry will be advantageous. Electrically you will have experience of working with 3 phase motor drives and wiring and have experience of planned and reactive maintenance on electromechanical machinery and plant. Candidates with any experience of project work or installation are highly desired.

Your role will be focused on maintaining extrusion lines and associated plant including compounders, blenders and pulverizing machinery. You'll help to troubleshooting and test equipment, controls and software, whilst repairing electromechanical machinery. Day to day, this will involve undertaking a variety of preventative and reactive maintenance duties, as well as identifying solutions that will improve systems efficiency and reduce costs.

The company have recently been taken over by a larger UK organisation and so have been receiving a lot of investment and new machinery at this site. You will be the sole Maintenance Engineer on site working alongside a local contractor with possible progression opportunities as the company grows.

The Role:

* Reactive Maintenance of extrusion lines and machinery.
* Working to PPM schedules.
* Fault finding and repair of electromechanical machinery.

The Maintenance Engineer:

* Experienced in ANY electrical manufacturing / Service background or similar.
* Holds an electrical qualification.
* Has experience working with 3 phase and wiring.
* Candidates from Extrusion/ Injection Moulding/ Plastics are highly desired.