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Maintenance Engineer

Ref no. BHN545408
Location West Sussex, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Our client are currently looking for a Site Maintenance Engineer at their Nursery in Barnham.

Key skills required for this role

Maintenance and electrical and boilers and irrigation systems


Site Maintenance Engineer

Job description

The Maintenance Engineer is responsible for the following:

  • Assessing defects, purchasing the spares required and carrying out the repairs where possible.
  • Ensure contractors are used when required and arrangements are made in good time to ensure minimum down time of site equipment
  • Ensure that priority at all times is anything that may affect the smooth running of the Nursery or growing operations

- Any potential Health & Safety Hazards
- Boilers
- Heating System
- Glasshouse Vents
- Spraying Equipment
- Nursery equipmet (e.g trimming trollies & spray equipment)
- Irrigation Systems & Equipment

  • Ensure that nursery equipment is maintained to a high standard
  • Glasshouse structures to be maintained to a high standard, regular visual inspections to be in place and repairs completed when necessary
  • Repair and maintenance of site drains & reservoirs
  • Maintenance and repair to the mobile homes and toilet blocks on the Nursery
  • New installation of equipment and structures
  • Monitor contractors when they are carrying out site maintenance work
  • Develop and progress a planned maintenance (PM) system for the site
  • Ensure only food safe lubricants are used in the crop

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