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Mechanical Fitter (Blade Machines)

Mechanical Fitter (Blade Machines)


£25,000 + £30,000 + £100 bonus Per month (if production is met) + Training + 28 days holiday (1 extra day per year served) + No weekends + Company Benefits + Pension

Do you come from a mechanical engineering background looking for a new exciting opportunity to work for a specialist company situated on the fringe of the English Lake District?

Do you want the perfect work-life balance where you will be provided with fantastic training on all the equipment from industry-leading professionals who will unleash your potential?

On offer is the opportunity to work for a specialist company that manufactures every bread slice machine you can think of. With 20 staff,this is a working environment where you will be invited to feel like a part of the family. All blades are manufactured at the Workington site utilising precision surgical grade steel. Due to the unique high-volume production process, now looking for more members to keep production moving, you will be servicing maintaining and repairing blade machine equipment on site.

The Responsibilities:

  • Diagnosing and repairing equipment breakdowns. Identifying failure modes of plant equipment and returning the equipment to operate safely and within a reasonable timescale.
  • Carrying out maintenance routines on plant and equipment. Diagnosing and repairing equipment failures as required.
  • Obtaining maintenance schedules from the maintenance management system (SAP) and feeding back work carried out. Work arising to be recorded using notifications.
  • Alternate week shift patterns (7 – 3 am / 11 am -7 pm)

The Person:

  • Experience as a Mechanical Engineer

Keywords: Mechanical Engineering, Blade machines, Press Machines, CNC Machines, Maintenance, Repair, Slice Machines. Mechanical Fitter

If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered remuneration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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