Industrial Laundry Maintenance Engineer - ST Helens

Location St. Helens
Discipline: Service Engineering
Job type: SEED - Permanent
Salary: ££39000 - £41000 per annum
Contact name: harvey dee

Contact email: harvey@chartwellrecruitment.com
Job ref: HD64987_1719911668
Published: 12 days ago
We are seeking a skilled and dedicated Site-Based Laundry Maintenance Engineer to join our team in St Helens. This role is essential for ensuring the smooth operation and maintenance of our laundry equipment and facilities.

Key Responsibilities:
Perform routine and preventative maintenance on all laundry equipment and machinery
Diagnose and repair mechanical and electrical faults in laundry equipment
Conduct regular inspections to identify potential issues and ensure equipment reliability
Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities, repairs, and equipment performance
Coordinate with the operations team to minimize downtime and ensure efficient laundry operations
Education and Qualifications:
Essential:

Electrically and mechanically competent

NEBOSH
Knowledge of Safe Systems of work
Spirax Sarco Steam training
IPAF
Confined Space training
Supervisory Skills
Working at Height training
BOAS certification
Manual Handling training
Fire Safety training
Equality & Diversity training
ACOPS, gas safe certification
Experience:
Essential:

Mechanical background
Working with customers
Knowledge sharing and development
Maintaining a high volume production line to ensure productivity is maximised, ideally in a laundry setting
Working in a high pressure environment
Electrical testing and logical fault finding processes
Minimising breakdown time
Desirable:

Inverter & PLC experience
Laundry equipment experience
Steam plant experience
Compressor plant experience
Knowledge of fluid power systems
Training and development of others including apprentices
Knowledge and Skills:
Essential:

Ability to work safely and know when limit of experience and knowledge has been reached
Desirable:

Hydraulics & Pneumatics knowledge
Understanding of wiring diagrams
Gas experience
Abilities/Personal Attributes:
Essential:

Professional and courteous attitude
Keeps calm under pressure
Willing to seek assistance when needed
Able to work in a team
Able to communicate with personnel at all levels and explain self clearly
Ability to think independently and use initiative
Desire to learn
Pro-knowledge sharing
Willing to use time effectively to advance understanding of the equipment
Willing to question colleagues and customers to broaden knowledge

Salary starting at £39,000 - £41,000 after 6 months.

Hammond Recruitment Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.