Operational Improvement and Support Engineer

Operational Improvement and Support Engineer

Operational Improvement and Support Engineer


Job Description

About the role. Our Clients’Maintenance team require an experienced Engineer to support their automation division within theirMaintenance in distribution and customer fulfilment centres. A background in delivery of maintenance and projects in the logistics industry and a strong understanding of warehouse material flow is required.

The candidate will work in a small team supporting maintenance teams and operations in a very demanding high volume environment. Safety is paramount, therefore a strong appreciation of good health & safety management and standards is required. Systems include pallet, case conveyor, ASRS mini load, cranes, multishuttle, and sorters.

You will be responsible for

• This role will support the delivery, running and preventative maintenance of automated systems within their distribution and customer fulfillment 24/7 centers.

• Supporting internal maintenance and engineering teams delivering PPM and reactive work.

 • Managing third party resident maintenance suppliers to KPI’s and SLA’s.

• Support operations with maintenance and engineering issues and optimisation of material flow.

• Supporting reactive or corrective work in breakdown situations.

• Delivery of maintenance and engineering standards, working knowledge of EN528, PUWER etc.

• Cost management of revenue and capital works.

• Delivery of health and safety standards, control of contractors and behavioural safety in maintenance. • Support delivery of automated projects and systems.

• Supporting new start up automated systems and maintenance set up.

• Champion continuous improvement processes.

 You will need

• Proven background in mechanical and electrical planned preventative maintenance preferably but not restricted to automated logistics.

• Excellent understanding of automated conveyor, ASRS and sortation systems.

• WMS, WCS and PLC experience.

• H&S qualification.

 • Prepared to travel and stay away when required.

Salary £45,000 – £60,000 p/a
£7,000 Car Allowance, Company Mileage allowances, Paid Hotels and expenses, 3% Annual Bonus
Mon-Friday Flexible working hours +25 Days Holiday + Time in Lieu, Company Pension scheme, 10% Staff Card and more.

Call Simplify Recruitment on 0116 2755666