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Leonardo Helicopters
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Yeovil
Job type: Permanent
Contact: Leonardo MW Ltd
Sector: Engineering
Category: Aerodynamics Engineer

As a Skilled Plant Maintenance Engineer, your main purpose is to …

  • Leonardo MW Site plant maintenance is a small shifted team that supports the manufacturing of Helicopter transmissions systems, Composite Blade manufacture, Chemical process lines, Surface finish processes, Test equipment & Manufacturing support equipment within the Yeovil site.
  • The role is to react to breakdown situations on key critical assets & process using diagnostic tools to enable repairs to be carried out in a timely manner.
  • Operators are required to carry out planned maintenance activities, create & put in place planned maintenance schedules on a variety of assets that require special attention to meet NUCAP & COMAH requirements as well as key critical manufacturing assets.
  • Operators require excellent communication skills as communicating with internal production personnel, external suppliers & Original equipment manufacturers service teams is a major part of this job role.
  • This role requires flexibility in work ethic & the opportunity to train and become dual skilled in line with the training matrix, to enable a fluid proactive response minimising the downtime of all key assets
  • Operators will only be requested to carryout tasks within their competence and having been adequately trained, however there may be a necessity to assist in activities outside of their skillset.
  • Operators must have the ability to be self-motivated as they will be expected to work in & support all departments of the business
  • Operators must understand and support KPI's that measure the performance of the Plant Maintenance Team & understand budget restraints, working with supervision to achieve best value for money in support of the business.
  • Operators are expected to attend Mandatory Health, Safety & Environmental training & Health Surveillance programmes.

Key Responsibility Areas:

Repair & Planned Maintenance of Leonardo MW Assets. Including but not exclusively:

  • Heat Treatment Furnaces.
  • Chemical Process lines.
  • Surface Finishing Processes.
  • Test Rig Facilities.
  • Composite
  • Heated Platen Presses.
  • Hydraulic Presses.
  • Thermal fluid boilers.
  • Maintenance of CNC, NC, Inspection equipment and Conventional Machine Tools.
  • Use of plant Geometry inspection equipment.
  • General Factory Plant Maintenance Tasks.
  • Welding/Fabrication to Support Manufacturing Operations.
  • Blade Spinning Towers.
  • Carry out Preventative Planned Maintenance tasks.
  • Process line support activities.
  • Assist with mandatory pressure system inspections.
  • Compressed air supply equipment.
  • Liaise with manufacturer's technical support teams for technical assistance in the maintaining of assets.
  • Identify defective components and request via Original Equipment Manufacturers quotations for replacement parts.
  • Continuous improvements to achieve compliance with the current Health and Safety requirements.
  • Design & Implement improvements to Assets.
  • Work with site contractors in maintaining Assets.
  • Prepare Planned Maintenance check sheets & manuals to support the day to day maintenance of assets.

Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

  • Advanced Modern Electrical Engineering Apprenticeship (Level 3) or Advanced Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship (Level 3).
  • NVQ Level 3 Electrical Engineering or NVQ Level 3 Mechanical Engineering.
  • BTEC National Certificate Mechanical or Electrical.
  • Electrical 18th Edition (Primary discipline Electrician only).
  • Electrical Test & Inspection.
  • ACOP Industrial Gas Qualification.
  • Understanding of Hydraulic & Pneumatic circuit drawings.
  • Understanding of Electrical circuit drawings.
  • Mechanical/Electrical Fault Diagnostics.
  • Leonardo MW Approved Operator Stamp.
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft word, Excel & Outlook.

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