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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer | Proftech

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer


Reference #: MME19_1557740599
Location: Shropshire
Salary: £38000 - £45000
Sector: Technical & Engineering
Type: Permanent
Posted On: 13/05/2019

An experienced Mechanical Maintenance Engineer is required for this excellent opportunity, working days only, Mon - Fri.

The hours are flexi-time based around 08:00am - 17:00pm

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide technical support for meeting the operational equipment reliability level for the area of responsibility.
  • Assist in trouble shooting and resolving of technical problems/issues in order to get assets back in running condition aiming at minimising disruption and cost.
  • Help investigate and resolve all Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Mechanical related issues in the area of responsibility.
  • Implement and review the planning of Reliability Centralised Maintenance (RCM) by assessing asset and sub-asset criticality rankings, performing failure analysis and recommending mitigation strategies.
  • Evaluate conceptual engineering plans; review the designs and plan according to required specifications.
  • Maintain close contact with suppliers and contractors and keep up with the development of new products/services as well as technical/technological advancements in mechanical engineering, asset management & reliability.
  • Oversee the mechanical technical teams and workshops are equipped with the right tools to fulfil the duties and responsibilities of the mechanical maintenance role safely and effectively.

Essential to the Role

BEng in Mechanical Engineering3-5 years of engineering experience in a similar position, field or industryWorking knowledge of relevant engineering principles and practices demonstrated in a relevant industry in engineering and maintenance or reliability fieldsAbility to accurately compile, interpret and make use of data and other information to address engineering problemsComputer proficiency including but not limited to MS Office softwareAbility to read, understand and interpret mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic drawings/diagramsGood working knowledge of CAD packages


Excel in problem solving, attention to detail, methodical and calm with the ability to multi task and offer constructive feedback as well as contribute towards the continuous improvement of processes and practices related to the duties and responsibilities of the role within the company.

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