Job Purpose

Reporting to the Engineering Manager and working as part of the expanding Engineering team to ensure machine performance and efficiency is maximised and fully maintained.  

The purpose of the Engineering function is to provide both a reactive and proactive, multi-skilled maintenance service on all operational equipment and facilities infrastructure.   You will work as part of the team in delivering planned maintenance as well as attending to breakdowns on site.


Key Duties



· Attend to breakdowns onsite ensuring that there is always a rapid response, and that plant equipment and machinery breakdown time is minimised.

· Always endeavour to reduce downtime of site plant and machinery

· Carry out repairs to plant and equipment during production, effectively and efficiently, either alone and/or as part of a team

· To carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) onsite whilst always ensuring that there is a pro-active approach to planned maintenance and a high PPM output

 · Deliver on plant uptime and maintenance KPI’s through planned, preventative and predictive maintenance

· Deliver improvement work on machinery and site improvement work

· Ensure Engineering time is managed effectively and that there is low Engineering down-time; and improve OEE.


Person Specification

· Drive and determination to help take forward the engineering department with a positive can-do attitude


· Time served electro-mechanical maintenance engineer


· Great fault-finding abilities to find root causes of breakdowns quickly


· Excellent interpersonal skills


· Able to perform crucial PPM work around the site


· Competent in problem solving


Desirable Experience: 

· Experience of the fenestration industry


· Experience of plant and machinery maintenance within a fast-paced environment


· Completed a fully indentured apprenticeship with a mechanical/ electrical/ electronic discipline


· Technical capability and understanding


· Previous CNC machinery knowledge


· Previous Paint Booth machinery knowledge



It is in the nature of the work at Virtuoso Doors Limited, that tasks and responsibilities are in many circumstances unpredictable and varied.  All staff are, therefore, expected to undertake work which may not be specifically covered in the job description.  These additional duties will normally be compatible with the regular tasks and duties.  If the additional responsibility or task becomes a regular or frequent part of the staff member’s job, it will be included in the job description in consultation with the member of staff.



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