Maintenance Fitter

Position:  Maintenance Fitter.

Reports To: Engineering and Maintenance Manager

Overall Definition of Role

To have responsibility for identifying, conducting and or overseeing all maintenance and repair of equipment and site facilities.

It is expected that as a natural part of the development of the team in DPF that all employees will act in a professional manner when dealing with each other, customers, suppliers, attend meetings on time and treat all company information with the required level of confidentiality. 

Main duties

  • Complete breakdown repairs, preventative maintenance activities to all equipment on site.
  • Works with production team to ensure product produced is of a suitable quality.
  • Ensures equipment is operational and available to meet production requirements of the business.
  • Identifies spare parts required and alerts Maintenance supervisor when parts are not available.
  • Performs final quality inspections and sign-off as required for goods leaving work area.
  • Conducts machine inspections/preventative maintenance activities and reports back any faults identified.
  • Completes quality checks and ensures that quality inspections/gauging are being completed as required.
  • Providing emergency breakdown repairs.
  • Undertaking preventative maintenance tasks.
  • New installations of equipment.
  • Continuous improvement and modifications to existing systems.
  • Equipment monitoring
  • Forklift Licence.

Note: This is an outline of key tasks, is not exhaustive and will be revised/updated as required on an on-going basis but at least quarterly.

Person Profile/Experience:

  • Mechanical Fitter/Trade qualification.
  • Previous experience as a maintenance fitter within a manufacturing environment.
  • 3 years’ experience in relevant field.
  • Mechanical problem-solving expertise.
  • Be able to work at heights.
  • Ability to work weekend days as required.
  • Knowledge of PLC ‘s operations and basic knowledge of pneumatics.
  • Identify electrical faults.

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