Job Vacancy - Maintenance Engineer

Job title: Maintenance Engineer 

Kewell Converters Ltd are a UK leading foam converter based in Edenbridge, Kent.

We are looking for a Maintenance Engineer, to ensure the continued smooth running of all our machinery, equipment, and infrastructure.

We operate 3 CNC routers, 3 CNC water jets and a CNC contour cutter as well as various other machinery including presses, splitters, band saws and a laminator.  

Main responsibilities:

  • Planning and undertaking scheduled maintenance.
  • Responding to breakdowns, faults and repairing.
  • Diagnosing faults and repairing or arranging repair.
  • Manage stocks of spares and order/source as required.
  • Health and safety legislation compliance.
  • Checking and calibration of measuring equipment.
  • General site maintenance.

Key Requirements:

  • Knowledge of hydraulics & pneumatics.
  • 5S and Lean experience an advantage.
  • Excellent fault-finding skills.
  • Ensure compliance to all H&S requirements.
  • General building maintenance skills e.g., plumbing & carpentry.

Training via hand-over from existing maintenance engineer and back up from long service experienced production staff. 


Department: Production.


Location/Branch: KCL House, Edenbridge.



Position reports to:  General Manager.



Hours: Mon-Fri 08:30-17:00.






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