Salary: £38,039 (inclusive of 12.5% shift allowance)
Location: Halifax
Contract: Permanent
Company: Gower
Hours Per Week: 37.5

Job Description

Are you an experienced Maintenance Engineer looking to work within a friendly and rewarding environment?

We have a fantastic opportunity to join our Supply Chain Operation, operating on a weekly rotating shift pattern.

What you’ll be doing

You'll be part of a Maintenance team who strive for world-class practices to ensure maximum machine efficiency & reliability. Reporting to a Maintenance Shift Leader, you’ll be kept busy responding to breakdowns and carrying out planned preventative maintenance.  You’ll get involved with the provision and co-ordination of engineering project support and the maintenance of assembly/process machinery, plus general site facilities such as heating and lighting. You’ll make sure the working environment is of a high standard and that we adhere to all health, safety and environmental requirements (including risk assessments and any accident investigations) and provide full support with root cause analysis on all major breakdowns.

How you will qualify for the role

You should be qualified to at least NVQ level 3 (or equivalent) in a relevant engineering discipline and be able to demonstrate experience of preventative maintenance activities and a good working knowledge of machine maintenance and operation, and of computerised maintenance management systems. Along with being IT literate you’ll have excellent communication skills, with the ability to present ideas and proposals clearly; plus an understanding of modern problem-solving techniques and knowledge of lean manufacturing systems.

What you’ll get in return

We will give you room to grow and develop new skills to support your career progression. As a member of our team, you’ll discover more than just an excellent career. We have a rewarding team environment, great development opportunities, and a huge range of fantastic benefits. These include:

  • 28 days holiday
  • High quality maintenance workshop with personal work-benches & rest area
  • Outstanding Induction Programme
  • Development courses via the Nobia UK Training Team or external providers 
  • Subsidised on-site canteen 
  • Cashback Scheme 
  • Access to Wellbeing and Support Services 
  • Employee Discounts on Kitchens, Retailers, Gym Membership and much more
  • Annual Advantage Points to spend online
  • Expression of Wish
  • Pension Scheme
  • Free on-site parking 

Who are we?

Gower is part of the Nobia Group – Europe’s leading kitchen specialist. Every week we meet more than 60,000 customers and deliver over 10,000 kitchens.

We are a leading manufacturer of both branded and own label kitchens and bathrooms into the highly competitive UK DIY & Trade markets. Gower portfolio has gone from strength to strength with innovation and new product development being a core part of the successful business model.

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