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Combustion & Controls Engineer DAYS POSITION

Sheffield, Yorkshire
£40,000 to £45,000
Job Type
14 Sep 2022

REED Engineering & Manufacturing are working with a leading Engineering & Manufacturing company.

Combustion & Controls Engineer

Job SummaryProviding a proactive service to contribute towards reducing downtime, improving plant performance and reliability using preventative and predictive maintenance methods and techniques.Working as part of a multi-disciplined engineering team to support manufacturing activities across the site to achieve business goals. To provide specialist combustion and process control knowledge/expertise as required to support, maintain, develop plant and equipment. To co-ordination and carry out equipment calibrations and surveys to meet the business needs. To work within and co-operate with the development of agreed company policies and procedures including relevant Operational and QA procedures, Health and Safety, Environmental and HR policy and procedures.

Main Duties and Responsibilities• Carry our both re-active and pro-active maintenance tasks, addressing problems/plant faults constructively and accurately.• Perform combustion and control tasks in line with set PM/TUS/SAT/CAL schedules.• Take part in the development, creation, and implementation of PPM schedules to achieve maximum machine availability.• Record daily activities and creation of work orders within a CMMS (Pirana), as well as using the system to assist with any fault diagnosis.• Attend and contribute towards daily and weekly planned maintenance meetings/plant priority reviews.• Identify/specify and order critical parts using the companies internal system.• Contribute towards the control and improvement of critical spares requirements.• Ensure that all parts required are booked out correctly and recorded as necessary.• Work with specialist OEM service engineers where required.• Facilitate lean ways of working to minimise waste and maximise efficiency, ensuring departmental objectives are achieved.• To participate in training and upskilling activities to help maintain and improve your site and technical knowledge.• Undertake any other tasks, which are reasonable in relation to the skills, knowledge, and experience.• Able to perform safety & quality risk assessments and work.• Adhere to standard safe practices and procedures, environmental and legislative requirements.

Skills, Experience and QualificationDesirable• A relevant vocational qualification e.g., NVQ,ONC, HNC, HND, C&G or an appropriate apprenticeship.• Experience with HV & LV networks & associated switching.• PLC programming skills - Siemens S5/7, Allan Bradley, Mitsubishi.• Knowledge of vacuum induction melting principles would be advantageous.• AMS2750 / RRMS30000.

Demonstrable• Experience carrying out gas fired furnace TUS, SATs and instrument CALs.• Good fault finding and problem-solving skills essential• Ability to read and understand engineering drawings.• A good understanding of gas fired combustion furnaces.• Good standard of numeracy, literacy and IT / PC skills.• Problem solving & root cause analysis experience (Fault Finding)• Ability to prioritise & plan routine work schedules as well as working as an individual and as part of a team.

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  • Job Reference: 711517060-2
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Reed
  • Location: Sheffield, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent