Blade Maintenance Technician /Maintenance Engineer

13 Jun 2017
03 Jul 2017
Elina Lund
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Blade Maintenance Technician

Location: Redcar, TS10

Salary: Competitive

Our client is the leading polymer recycling facility dedicated to providing its customers with tailored solutions for the safe disposal of plastics, whilst minimising their effects on the environment.

Job Role

To provide support and assistance to the Maintenance department. To improve the service provided by the department by ensuring consumable / wear parts i.e. blades and knives are available and in optimum condition.

Duties & Responsibilities –

* To perform the duties of the blade maintenance technician.
* Improve machinery and facilities reliability through maintenance activities, modification and good engineering practises.
* To carry out routine maintenance activities on granulators and shredders ensuring equipment performance is maintained and optimised.
* Control usable consumable blades and knives etc. ensuring health and safety standards are maintained.
* Assist in the introduction of Proactive maintenance activities.
* Assist the stores maintain spare parts stores stock levels & records.
* Liaise with external suppliers contractors.
* Any other reasonable requests as required by management.

The Candidate

Knowledge, skills, abilities and competencies –

* Basic understanding of engineering disciplines
* Flexible attitude towards selection of tasks
* Understanding of quality and engineering standards
* Experience working in a proactive culture
* Good understanding of Health &Safety in an engineering environment
* Experience on lathes and grinding machines preferred
* Experience working in a maintenance department

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