Crane Engineer

Recruiter
Tata Steel
Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
£17,230 per annum
Posted
30 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Crane Maintenance Engineer

Business: Tata Steel Distribution UK & Ireland

Location: Steelpark, Wednesfield, Wolverhampton

Salary Range: £17,230 to £31,255+ 20% shift allowance + benefits

Tata Steel is one of the world's top ten steel producers. The combined group has an aggregate crude steel capacity of more than 28 million ton and approximately 80,000 employees across four continents. We're part of the Tata Group, one of the largest, most diverse conglomerates in the world with businesses in the UK including Tata Steel, Jaguar Land Rover and Tetley Tea.

Our Steelpark site in Wolverhampton is the largest operational facility within our Distribution UK & Ireland. The site comprises of 4 operating businesses including Automotive, Slitting Centre, Light Gauge Strip and Profiling.

We are currently looking to recruit a Crane Maintenance Engineer with overhead crane experience to effectively maintain all cranes with the business units with an aim to improving up time while reducing costs. Within this role, you will also provide practical and technical support within your area of expertise by performing necessary breakdown repairs, leading preventative maintenance activity and facilitating the promotion of equipment improvements.

We are looking for an effective engineer with demonstrable experience in working with Overhead cranes supplied by major manufacturers. You should have completed a recognized engineering apprenticeship and possess an accredited vocational qualification (NVQ/City & Guilds) or time served. We are looking for individuals with demonstrable experience of a relevant engineering discipline, continuous improvement processes, preventative maintenance techniques and dealing with contractors.

We require applicants to have the ability to demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills and be computer literate. The ability to work without close supervision, yet under pressure and to tight timescales is essential.

The successful candidates will initially be expected to work a double day shift rotational pattern, attracting a 20% shift allowance premium.

Closing Date for Applications: 11:00pm on 14th September 2017