Reference : GBR09189

Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)

  • Technical Production
  • United Kingdom Melton Mowbray
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 11/11/2022

Position description

Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical Bias)

Saint-Gobain PAM – Melton Mowbray

At Saint-Gobain people matter to us, and we try to show that every day. As part of this, our aim is to create an enterprising and innovative working environment, where you have the opportunity to learn new skills, and develop your career. Did you know we have been awarded top UK & Global Employer 6 Years Running!?

This role is working with Saint-Gobain PAM and you will be based in Melton Mowbray.  PAM is the premier supplier of ductile iron and cast iron products and one of the largest metal recycling plants in Europe. Our product range is extensive and includes; cast iron piping, fittings, valves, drainage systems, water/sewer pipelines, access covers, and gratings.  We supply to some of the UK's key utilities, telecoms, highways, civil engineering, construction and housing companies.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Maintenance Engineer to provide a flexible Mechanically biased approach to maintenance and site improvement activities. The fundamentals of which are to restore, improve & maintain plant & equipment in order to achieve optimum performance, while working safely at all times.

Reporting to the Maintenance Shift Supervisor, the Mechanical Maintenance Engineer is responsible for the completion of daily and weekly tasks in a timely manner, adopting an analytical approach to problem solving using WCM tools, to identify the root cause of failures, proposing appropriate corrective/sustaining actions.

This role is working on a four shift pattern; Mornings, Afternoons and nights followed by four days off.

What skills and experience are we looking for?

  • Completed a Mechanical Maintenance/Engineering Apprenticeship and/or Qualified to NVQ level 3 or equivalent.
  • At least 4 years’ experience within an industrialised manufacturing environment
  • Familiar with organisational safety requirements e.g. Risak Assessments, Isolation & Permit’s to Work.
  • Using and interpreting engineering data.
  • Bench fitting, basic workshop machining, welding and fabrication.
  • Sound knowledge of hydraulic & pneumatic systems.
  • Ability to read and fault find from hydraulic/pneumatic drawings.
  • Competent to work safely on mechanical tasks and installations.
  • Experience of working in a World Class Maintenance Department.

 ‘Making the world a better home’ – Saint-Gobain’s purpose, we have a history spanning more than 350 years and have a responsibility to address the major challenged faced by humanity. We are on a journey to make the world a beautiful and sustainable place to live and have pledged to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050! 

Who are we ?

Flexible packages designed for you!

We know employees value different things more than others. As well as a great range of standard benefits we understand circumstances in life also change so flexibility through these changes is important. We give employees the ability to change and alter their package to match their needs. This flexibility is self-administered through our on-line employee hub called bubble! (Winner! UK & Ireland ‘Best Flexible Benefits Plan’ award at the Employee Benefits Awards 2020)

Explore the Saint-Gobain website to discover more about the way in which we design packages that are flexible our colleagues and include: owning Company shares, to staff discounts and support helplines.

An evolving world! / The future of tomorrow

Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland is home to some of the best known and respected companies in the construction sector including Jewson, British Gypsum, Isover, Graham The Plumbers Merchant and Artex. We manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all.

We are an equal opportunities employer, we embrace diversity and are on a mission to make our organisation inclusive and accessible to all, we believe that working in a diverse business can be more enjoyable, teams can be more innovative, and make better decisions. We already employ many fantastic people from diverse backgrounds, but we still want to do more.

We want to be a business that you’ll be proud to work for; one that is committed to improving people’s daily life, being responsible, doing the right thing, and to preserving the environment by embedding sustainability in all our businesses.

Apply Now to complete our quick application process and be a part of our future!

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