Maintenance Engineer Job Description

Maintenance Engineer Job Description

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Maintenance Engineer Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

To undertake plumbing, painting, decorating, carpentry and minor electrical and mechanical engineering work as necessary to maintain safe and efficient systems within the specified hotels of the site
To maintain, repair, and create an efficient operation of all mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and ventilating equipment
Maintains, repairs and replaces electrical systems
Maintains, repairs and replaces electrical equipment, such as kitchen
Installs electrical wiring in accordance with the electric code and established standards
Repairs and installs all electrical components of all air conditioning and refrigeration equipment as required
Repairs of plant operation equipment (plumbing, heating, ventilation, DDc, AC, connecting equipment)
Interact with other members of the engineering department to guaranteed proper support of the facility in general
Operate the Transmission Console
Review vendor’s literature to determine manufacturer’s recommendations for preventive maintenance and to identify all additional requirements

Maintenance Engineer Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Maintenance Engineer

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: HVAC, EPA, E.P.A, IAT, MS, SBE, ISO, CFC, PMI, PE

Education for Maintenance Engineer

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the maintenance engineer job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and University Degree in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics, Technical, Electrical Engineering, Education, Science, Electrical Technology, Mechatronics, Computer Science

Skills for Maintenance Engineer

Desired skills for maintenance engineer include:

HVAC systems
With EPA certification and license
Electrical
Plumbing
Personnel safety and safety engineering codes
HVAC systems with EPA certification and license
Mechanical
HVAC
SAP
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Desired experience for maintenance engineer includes:

Conduct field inspections of equipment to ascertain and verify recommended requirements and to identify other requirements as recognized thereby or through discussions with operating and maintenance personnel
Prepare preventive maintenance procedures for inspections of equipment under both idle and/or operating conditions, specifying the frequency for inspecting each item
Audit the effectiveness and appropriateness of established preventive maintenance procedures, submitting recommendations for improvements including any modifications suggested by others
Requires excellent organization skills, ability to prioritize and to handle multiple projects simultaneously
Must exhibit strong customer service skills
Operating Engineer must be self-motivated

Maintenance Engineer Examples

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Maintenance Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of maintenance engineer. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for maintenance engineer
  • Maintains tools, work spaces and equipment in safe, secure and good condition in order to reduce accidents and to prolong their use
  • To be able to check, maintain and repair steam accessories such as steam traps, regulators, check valves
  • Perform P.M
  • Maintains all emergency lighting systems such as batteries and U.P.S
  • Assists in implementing energy conservation program
  • Repairs any damaged furniture in the hotel to standards
  • Recommends future action on furniture not in repairable condition on hotel premises
  • Installs shelving, relocate existing facilities, assists in building new partition walls
  • Adjusts all doors and hotel hardware where necessary
  • Assists in building stage for special functions
Qualifications for maintenance engineer
  • Associate’s degree or vocational education in electronics
  • Good computer skills, experience using MS Word, Excel and Access are a plus
  • Knowledge of vibration analysis and infrared is a plus
  • Up to 20% travel could be required with this position, domestic and international
  • The position may require the ability to walk on concrete floors 2 to 4 miles per workday
  • This position is subject to adverse conditions
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Maintenance Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a maintenance engineer. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for maintenance engineer
  • Comply with Health, Safety and Environmental responsibilities and Departmental and company policies
  • Prepare reports and presentations on project progress specifications, procedures, and SOPs
  • Prevent unscheduled downtimes of equipment
  • Preventative maintenance of food service equipment and ice machines
  • Provide special services for each department to improve overall operations
  • Project requests
  • Documentation of activities, time accounting, outage forms
  • Parts acquisition
  • Evaluate, design, and recommend changes in maintenance activities to increase reliability of existing equipment, reduce repair costs and minimize product interruptions
  • Ensure that all knowledge and information with regards to machine issues and breakdowns is recorded appropriately (Planet, Machine ledgers )
Qualifications for maintenance engineer
  • Ability and willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Material/Equipment Used Basis hand (hammer, screwdriver, pliers) and power (electric drill, saw, solder) tools
  • Painting equipment, key cutting machine, groundskeeping equipment and snow removal equipment
  • Exposure to hazardous materials on a daily basis
  • Environment Indoor exposure to both stable and extreme variance of hot and cold temperatures
  • Outside exposure to all weather elements and extreme fluctuations of temperature
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Maintenance Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a maintenance engineer. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for maintenance engineer
  • Business Continuity- Actively participate in and contribute to the disaster recovery and business continuity program
  • Projects & Capital Planning - Contribute to the project planning effort
  • For equipment that is critical for the process, ensures that work requests include engineering input on repair details such as clearances, tolerances, materials of construction, welding procedures, If necessary, provides onsite/offsite technical support for deviations from this data
  • For equipment that is critical for the process, ensures that work requests include engineering input on repair details such as, tolerances, materials of construction, maintenance procedures, and if necessary provide onsite/offsite technical support for deviations from this data
  • Installing and uninstalling pallet racking, roll stock stands and other store fixtures and fittings as part of store opening and closings
  • Repairing pallet racking and roll stock stands
  • Carrying out minor building repairs whilst on site – wall repairs, general ground works
  • Identify maintenance opportunities and reporting these to the Maintenance Supervisor
  • Contributing to the plan to drive cost effective maintenance efficiency
  • Assisting with maintaining all items of equipment and tools in a clean, safe and secure manner
Qualifications for maintenance engineer
  • Must be able to seize, grasp, turn, reach and hold objects with hands
  • Periodically is required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or craw
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull, move and carry at least 60 pounds of force
  • University graduate or equivalent in Engineering
  • Minimum 3- 5 years work experience in a factory environment, front line (preferable in food industry)
  • Good knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics and industrial standards
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Maintenance Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a maintenance engineer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for maintenance engineer
  • Startup and maintain process equipment and process utilities
  • Troubleshoot/repair process equipment
  • Communicate with the Site Manager about projects, problems, health & safety, budgets
  • Attend call outs, sometimes as part of a rota but depending on manpower sickness & holidays
  • Log all non-conformances, faults & errors into the Computerised Maintenance Management System
  • Assist the Works Engineer with projects for your site
  • Ensure all contractors working for you have up to date Public & Personal Liability insurance
  • Ensure all contractors working for you are using the correct PPE for the site & task
  • Any expenses claims are to be approved by your Area Engineering Manager
  • Takes ownership of the appointed systems and equipment, including uptime and quality
Qualifications for maintenance engineer
  • Experience with non-linear edit system and file-based workflow systems
  • Knowledge of and experience working with AutoCAD and Microsoft Office productivity software (Word, Visio, Excel, and PowerPoint) and Google applications (Gmail, Google Docs, Google Calendar)
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain effective business relationships and a high level of interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently but to be a good player, too
  • 3-5 years experience in pharmaceutical (preferred) or chemical or oil & gas industry
  • Video cameras, Electronic graphics systems, CG computer graphics systems, Apple editing systems, Crispin automation and Omneon video servers
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Maintenance Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of maintenance engineer. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for maintenance engineer
  • Develop and maintain a high level, in depth knowledge of a wide range of systems, equipment and processes
  • You’ll coach Engineers & Technicians on a day-to-day base as member of the maintenance team and cluster teams
  • Pro-actively communicates with all stakeholders, including clients, suppliers, senior management, professional network and colleagues
  • Support the Shift engineers for the fast diagnosis & analysis of the failures
  • Smoothly implementation of the Pro-E in the department
  • Support the Team for the Systems – TS/EMS
  • In-House PLC/CNC programs modification/Troubleshooting of Siemens PLC/CNC
  • Able to remain focused onoperation of the plant for duration of a shift without being distracted
  • Required to properly wearand use safety equipment as directed, including hearing protection, respirators, coveralls, hardhats, safety glasses and safety shoes
  • Maintenance and Repair of Life Safety systems
Qualifications for maintenance engineer
  • Bachelors of Mechanical or Chemical Engineering
  • Must be willing to participate in non-violent intervention training
  • Performs preventative maintenance of mechanical operating systems and corrective building interior and exterior maintenance as required by visual inspections and work orders
  • Influencing, Negotiating and Communicating – Produces well-reasoned arguments that are presented with conviction to achieve desired outcome
  • Planning & Organising – Contributes to workload planning and drives to meet planned objectives
  • Flexibility & Adaptability – Actively seeks out new challenges

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