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Maintenance engineer



Posted on Monday, June 17, 2024

Your Role

  • Develop and implement preventive maintenance schedules and procedures to maximize equipment reliability and minimize unplanned downtime
  • Perform repairs and troubleshoot mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems to resolve breakdowns and malfunctions promptly
  • Maintain accurate documentation of maintenance activities, including work orders, repair logs, and equipment history records
  • Conduct root cause analysis on equipment failures and implement corrective actions to prevent recurrence
  • Coordinate with external service providers and contractors for specialized repairs or maintenance tasks
  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and standards during maintenance activities, including lockout/tagout procedures and personal protective equipment (PPE) usage
  • Train and mentor junior maintenance staff to enhance their skills and knowledge in plant maintenance
  • Supervise contractors, and engineering and technical staff.
  • Create maintenance procedures
  • Manage stocks of supplies and equipment

Your background

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field.
  • Strong technical knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems.
  • Proficiency in using various tools and equipment for troubleshooting and repair.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills to identify and resolve complex equipment issues.
  • Knowledge of preventive maintenance principles and practices.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical manuals, schematics, and blueprints.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work with precision.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and protocols.
  • SAP knowledge is preferred

Aptiv Rewards & Advantages

  • Competitive compensation package including; Bonus, Cafeteria, EAP program, Life and accident insurance, free sport opportunity Learning, professional growth and development in a world recognized international environment.
  • Access to internal & external training, coaching & certifications.
  • Recognition for innovation and excellence.
  • Opportunities to give back to the community.
  • Meaningful work that makes a difference in the world

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