Senior Reliability and Maintenance Engineer

Senior Reliability and Maintenance Engineer

Coventry, Daventry and Rugby
Competitive Salary

The Senior Reliability Maintenance Engineering (RME) Technician will have a significant impact on customer experience. The Senior RME Technician will have the ability to lead other Engineering Technicians, design solutions for challenging problems, able to manage outside contractors, be on call for emergencies, to handle multiple projects and daily activities, and meet tough time lines. The Senior Technician will develop plans on how to accomplish engineering departmental goals.

The Senior RME Technician will be responsible for the leadership/development and coaching of the team. Performance Management will be carried out by the Senior RME Technician. This role also leads the technical team in providing both a reactive and pro-active maintenance service on all operational equipment and facilities infrastructure within the Fulfilment Centre (FC). The role has a direct impact on the site, its productivity and operational success. If equipment is not available or performs badly it minimizes the capacity and throughput of the site.

Responsibilities will include:

Ability to prioritize and manage resources under high pressure

Basic Qualifications

5 GCSE, NVQ Level 3, ONC/D, HNC, C&G 2330, 17th Ed. Apprentice Trained

Multi skilled in both electrical and mechanical disciplines with at least 5 years’ experience in automation or complex MHE environments.

Solid foundational knowledge of PLC based controls systems.

Experience using CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management Systems) to plan proactive maintenance and record reactive tasks.

Understanding of OEE and equipment performance metrics.

Knowledge of Statutory Compliance requirements.

Experience in mentoring and developing junior technicians.

Experience of contractor management.

Proven ability to troubleshoot under high pressure.

Ability to communicate (written & verbal) in English.

Ability to work shifts in a 24/7 environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated ability to manage, lead, and influence others on the team
Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize many different projects and workload
Experience of multi-contractor management
Must be highly self-motivated and customer-centric
Leadership experience/aptitude, ability to mentor and develop training plans for other service technicians
Experience with packaging machines
Six Sigma qualification
Experience in a multi-site environment
Experience in international environment
Knowledge in OEE and EAM tools

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