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MECHANICAL MAINTENANCE

DESIGN ENGINEER


MECHANICAL MAINTENANCE

A vacancy has arisen in the Company’s maintenance department, reporting to the Health and Safety and Maintenance Manager.

The successful applicant will have previous experience within a maintenance environment, having worked on plant, equipment and/or services.

They will be responsible for:-

• Providing reactive maintenance to breakdowns on production machinery and plant equipment and waste water systems.
• Fault finding, repairing and providing solutions to problems.
• Supporting installation / moves of production machinery and plant equipment.
• Factory janitorial, cleanliness activities or any reasonable request within your capability that supports the department/Company.

The ideal candidate will have experience of:-
• Industrial pipe fitting, hot and cold water systems, boilers, copper and steel/press fit pipework and plumbing
• Working on pneumatic and hydraulic systems
• Fault finding
• Fabrication/welding experience

They must be able to demonstrate proof of competency, i.e. trade certificates, OR evidence of time served experience working in such a role.

Please note out of hours call out on a Rota basis will be a requirement of this role.

The Company offers excellent pay and working conditions together with pension, bonus scheme and health care options for the successful candidate.

Please apply in writing to Claire Hope, HR Manager at clairehope@thwaitesdumpers.co.uk

 

 


Design Engineer

Reporting to the Senior Design Engineer

We are looking for a dynamic individual, with a passion for engineering, and the drive and determination to enhance our world class earth moving product. Candidates will have good communications skills, be able to work individually as well in a small team of design, development and electrical engineers.  They must also have the ability to meet tight deadlines, applying a pragmatic approach when necessary.

Existing design experience of mobile construction or agricultural equipment required.  A mechanical based engineering degree (BEng or MEng). Previous 3D CAD Design experience (preferably NX) together with Finite Element Analysis packages to inform and direct the design process where necessary.

As a Design Engineer, we require you to progress designs from concept through to development and manufacture, liaising with suppliers, manufacturing, purchasing and other departments. Reporting in to meetings on current projects where required. Ensure all product data for the project is created by yourself and the team including 3D models, detail drawings, technical files, and product specification. You would also be responsible for the product data being delivered into our MRP system via the ISO 9001 accredited change control process.

Experience of welded fabrications and the development of new products would be ideal with knowledge of the manufacturing process’s accompanying such designs.

Working within an ISO9001 accredited company the successful candidate will be expected to control design changes within this standard and create bills of materials within an MRP system where required.

The Company offers excellent pay and working conditions together with pension and health care options for the successful candidate.

Please email a copy of your CV and covering letter to: Claire Hope @ clairehope@thwaitesdumpers.co.uk

 

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