Maintenance Engineer in Solihull

Maintenance Engineer in Solihull

Location: Solihull

Salary: Hidden

Recruiter: GKN Aerospace

Date Advertised: 2021-11-26

About UsGKN Aerospace is the world's leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 51 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world”s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way. We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do.About the opportunityAs our maintenance engineer, you are an expert in the field of maintenance and maintenance development. The position focuses on setting up, managing and improving the maintenance strategy and thus increasing the reliability of the machinery and installations of the buildings. You have a leading and coaching role within the Maintenance Department in the field of maintenance and continuous improvement.Your responisbilities You manage, analyze and register the technical performance of assets and assess the technical status of (critical) assets. You are responsible for drawing up and implementing maintenance strategies and multi-year plans. You determine the required risk parts (spare parts) and you provide advice on this. You manage, assess and archive all relevant maintenance documents. You are the Functional Manager of the maintenance management system (OBS) and the company installation. You are responsible for contract management and assessment of the work of contractors and, if necessary, you are the escalation partner for technicians of these contractors. You have the switching authority of the company installation. What do you need to be successful in this role?• Bachelor (thinking) level electrical engineering.• Certificate of competence in high-low voltage.• Knowledge of (PLC, logo) control technology, mainly Siemens.• Knowledge of Maintenance Management System and asset management.• NEN3140 installation responsible for the assets is a plus.• Being able to create conditions for achieving the desired result.• Planned attitude, proactive attitude, professional maturity and a professional attitude.• Autocad drawing of electrical installations.• Used to working in a team.• Able to communicate in all layers of the organization.• Knowledge of WCM, TPM and RCM.• Knowledge of the English language and good communication skills, both verbally and in writing.• Knowledge and keeping up to date with the latest (electrical) technology.• Knowledge of Microsoft Office. Our offerA position with a great focus on improvement processes in an innovative and international environment in which we work with state-of-the-art technology within an organization with a rich history in the field of aircraft construction. Our organization exudes a passion for technology and our employees are justifiably proud of what they develop and build. We also offer you: • Opportunities to further build on your career and personal development.• Depending on your experience, your salary will be determined based on the grade associated with this position. The medior scale is K, starts at €3,047 and ends at €4,423 gross per month.• In addition to a good salary, we also have excellent other employment conditions, such as 27 days of leave and 13 ADV days per year, a profit-related and an annual benefit. And a good travel allowance if you have to travel further than 10 km. More informationIf you have any questions about the position, please contact Bob Visser, via, or about the process, please contact Michael Mannien, via Inclusion and Belonging (DIB) As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success. A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world. GKN is an equal opportunity employer. We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
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