Maintenance Engineer (Nuneaton)

Dematic Ltd
06 Mar 2019
27 Mar 2019
Contract Type

Company Overview

Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 6,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located across the globe. Dematic has implemented more than 4,500 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.
Headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services, and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centers. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally, and a leading provider of warehouse automation.

The Role

Our success is built on the continued on site support we deliver to our customers once the installation is complete.

The role of maintenance engineer therefore plays an important part in the on going servicing and relationship management requirements.

We are now looking to recruit a maintenance engineer to support the customer on site with delivering the planned maintenance schedule and fault rectification activities. This will be a rotating shift position

Main duties:

Carry out AMHE equipment servicing in accordance with the quality standards and time schedules as set out in the equipment manuals

To undertake scheduled repairs in accordance with the manufacturers recommendations and industry standard practices

Diagnosis of Mechanical / Electrical / Electronic / PLC / PC faults and subsequent repairs

Prioritise system faults

To comply with Health & Safety legislation at all times

To ensure quality of output at all times

To accurately record all work undertaken

Involvement in continuous improvement and sales opportunities

Maintain product flow at all times
To ensure on-site spares are kept to optimum level
To represent the company in a professional manner at all times and maintain customer relations

To adhere to the Quality processes and procedures as set out by the company

What We Are Looking For

To be successful in this role you will ideally have previous experience in an automated warehouse environment or be looking to develop your maintenance career in the automated warehousing industry.

  • ONC in Electrical / Mechanical Engineering or with a recognised Engineering Apprenticeship
  • A working understanding of Mechanical, Electrical & Electronic technical manuals & drawings
  • Basic understanding of control systems and techniques
  • Basic understanding of PLC equipment
  • Working at height
  • Previous experience of working with various conveyor systems
  • PC literacy
  • Understanding of pre-preventive maintenance (PPM) schedules

Working knowledge of FEM and BS standards governing the automated warehouse industry would also be useful