Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer


Vacancy Type : Permanent

Location : Normanton, West Yorkshire WF6 1TD

Salary : Competitive dependent upon skills/experience

Start Date : Immediate Start available

Hours : 39 Hours per week Monday to Thursday 8.30 am to 5.30 pm & Friday 8.30 am to 1.30pm

Benefits : On site parking/staff uniform/canteen Plus Death in Service Benefits & Health Insurance Plan after qualifying period

Sheridan Fabrications is part of Howdens Joinery PLC and is the UK’s largest manufacturer of solid and natural work surfaces. Based in Normanton, West Yorkshire.

Reporting to the Production Manager the successful candidate will work closely with the existing team with responsibility for all repairs and planned maintenance of plant and machinery; in addition to maintaining plant services.

Key Duties include:

  • Ensure that all equipment is maintained to a high level and that the system delivers the required demands in terms of availability and uptime • Maintaining machinery to planned schedules • Attending breakdowns to plant and machinery • Maintaining stock levels (ordering parts/replenishing critical parts) • Carrying out scheduled machine audits • Servicing machines

The Person – Key Requirements

  • Relevant qualification in Mechanical Engineering – Minimum City and Guilds Level 3/ and or ONC – essential • Electrical bias – essential • Experience of machine servicing and breakdowns working with pneumatics and hydraulics – essential • Experience of planned maintenance procedures – essential • Self motivated problem solver – essential • Adept at identifying priorities – essential • Able to demonstrate an ability to work to tight deadlines, autonomously or as part of a team – essential • Flexible approach to workload and duties – essential

Experience of working with stone cutting/ woodworking machinery is desirable although not essential as full training will be given . Electrical competency would be a distinct advantage as would experience of working within a fast paced, high volume manufacturing environment.

We are an innovative company within our field with a fun and friendly but professional working environment. Our people are the key to our success and we seek enthusiastic individuals who want to make a difference within our business and contribute to our future direction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not possible to acknowledge all. If you have not heard from us within 28 days of applying please assume that on this occasion you have not been successful. Thank you for your interest in Sheridan and please do not let this deter you from applying for suitable future vacancies.

Job Category: Manufacturing
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Job Location: Normanton

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