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REQ ID: 119993
JOB TITLE: Maintenance Control Engineer
SALARY: £36600 - £50000
LOCATION: Solihull  


An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. JLR is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.



You will be working as a Maintenance Controls Engineer within the Paint shop, at Solihull, to provide engineering support to maximise production efficiencies and maintain all associated plant equipment and be responsible for first line response to requests / issues with equipment / processes. You will need to have strong PLC and Controls experience and have a good understanding of Rockwell, Schneider and Motor Control.


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • To work as part of the maintenance team to ensure a safe and efficient production performance is delivered  within the Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, People & the Environment framework

  • Provide process knowledge and guidance for Kaizen activities with integrated production and maintenance teams

  • Utilise lean manufacturing techniques to improve the process and layout

  • Manage the implementation of all process modifications and ensure all related documentation is updated

  • Provide technical expertise to team problem solving activity to accurately identify root cause and corrective actions

  • Contribute to environmental initiatives to maintain standards as required





  • Technical (mechanical and electrical) automotive engineering skills gained in Manufacturing

  • Knowledge of PLC / Electrical Control / Mechanical Systems

  • Relevant NVQ/BTEC Level 3  or equivalent experience preferred

  • Previous experience in a similar role in maintenance operations in Manufacturing




Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes JLR the perfect place to continue your journey.


JLR considers that this role meets the criteria to be considered for a Skilled Worker Visa. Therefore, JLR will support an application for visa sponsorship. The SOC code is 2127


Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications before the stated deadline if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible.


JLR is committed to equal opportunity for all.



At JLR we are passionate about our people. They are at the heart of our business. We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive culture that is representative of our global customers and the society in which we live; a culture in which every one of our employees can bring their authentic self to work, and reach their full potential.


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We look after our employees by offering a host of benefits and investing in their talent through award-winning training

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