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Shift Maintenance Engineer

Undisclosed Company
Tyne and Wear, Sunderland
Closing date
28 Feb 2024

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Are you an experienced maintenance engineer with sound knowledge of Motors/Drives, Gearbox/transmissions, and PLC's?

Can you commit to working 4 on, 4 off, 2 days, 2 nights (6-6)?

Manpower UK Print & Packaging Division are currently working on behalf of one of our valued partners, to assist them in finding a maintenance shift engineer to join their close-knit team.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager your role will:

  • Offer emergency breakdown response to production machinery and equipment and any other supporting equipment and services as required
  • Carry out regular planned maintenance, as per the schedule
  • Provide ideas and suggestions on how to improve all aspects of engineering on site
  • Fill in accurately all records and documentation relating to planned or unplanned maintenance of the equipment
  • Support and assist members of the site management team with regards to maximising machine utilisation
  • Ensure that all mechanical/electrical repairs, plus maintenance to all services, machinery and equipment are actioned
  • Closely monitor performance of all production equipment, note any problem areas or recurring faults, offer ideas for improvements, and carry out any agreed modifications as necessary
  • Ensure that all items removed from the stores are accounted for and relevant records are filled in
  • Maintain a safe system of work and risk assessments throughout the course of day-to-day duties
  • Organise external service engineers and contractors and ensure that all contractors adopt safe systems of work

Key Results Areas/Outputs

  • Adherence to Planned Maintenance Schedule 90%
  • 100% of Log sheets completed fully and accurately
  • Unplanned machine downtime at 10% reduction over previous year.


  • HNC in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering (Electrical preferred)
  • Time served recognised apprenticeship in Engineering Maintenance
  • NVQ level 3 in maintenance operations or equivalent


  • Motors/Drives
  • PLC's
  • Gearbox/transmissions

Apply today for a member of the team to review your details and book in a call at a time convenient to you!

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