Surface Transforms are experts in the development and production of carbon-ceramic materials and the UK’s only manufacturer of carbon-ceramic brakes for automotive use. Surface Transforms' unique patented Carbon-Ceramic technology provides the ultimate braking performance for road and track.
Here at Surface Transforms passion is at the heart our brand. As a team we refuse to accept the impossible. We know that impossible only means that we haven’t found the solution yet and we can make the impossible, possible.
We believe in continuous improvement; we strive for achievement and we know that our continual growth and progress leads to our success.
At the leading edge of ceramic friction technology. Surface Transforms is looking for a Maintenance Engineer. As a key member of the team, you will be responsible for maintenance throughout the plant in all areas such as manufacturing equipment, facilities, installation, and services of new machines.
You will be accountable for an efficient and effective application of the preventative maintenance schedule, including traceability of all work within existing systems. The role will require excellent problem-solving skills with a multidisciplinary engineering approach in both electrical and mechanical subjects.
What you will be doing
Comply with all H&S procedures, legislation and company policies
Ensure all work is undertaken to a high-quality standard
Work within 5S (Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardise, Sustain) methodology to maintain workplace to a high standard
Overseeing contractors when additional support is required
Plan and prioritise workload to support production and ensure efficient use of working time
Implement preventative maintenance on all plant equipment, including the building (internal, external and security)
Responding to breakdowns at pace, identify fault and problem solve with minimal downtime to production
Report breakdown root causes, equipment faults and concerns to management
Responsible for all electrical work including lighting, installation & fault finding
Ensuring that all electrical drawings are up to date
Conduct benchmarking studies to determine best practices/designs and future trends
Communicate effectively within all departments
Understand and operate within basic cost/budget measures
Champion continuous improvement throughout the Maintenance System
The Skills, Knowledge and Experience you will need to bring
You will hold an Electrical certificate including up to date regulations (relevant training and qualifications).
Need to have:
A delivery focus approach to work
Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to use initiative
Excellent communication skills
Knowledge of PLC’s, Variable drives, control, and instrumentation
Strong ability to learn
The ability to work well under pressure
The ability to work as part of a team and on your own with minimum supervision
MS Office skills
Nice to have:
A current driver’s license
What you will get
25 Days Annual Leave + Bank holidays
Extra day Annual Leave for your birthday
Access to Employee Assistance programme
Eligible for the company share option scheme
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