Maintenance Engineer

Job location:
Alicante, Spain
Created moment:
June 12, 2024
Job reference:
REQ - 08350

The Company

The world’s leading supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry with 14,000 employees, operations in more than 40 countries, and €4.3 billion in revenue in 2022.
Imerys delivers high-value-added, functional solutions to a great number of sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its understanding of applications, technological knowledge and expertise in material science to deliver solutions by beneficiating its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. Imerys’ solutions contribute essential properties to customers’ products and their performance, including heat resistance, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and water repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.
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The Position

Maintenance Engineer

Job Summary

The Position

Maintenance Engineer (reporting to the Site Director and with a dotted line to the Maintenance Manager)


Ensure processes in the maintenance department are implemented in accordance with the new standards after the implementation of SAP.


  • Health & Safety at all time, by encouraging safe behaviors, safe culture & leadership
  • Creation of Work Orders, assignment of planned maintenance and spare parts hours.
  • Confirmation of time worked, validation and closure of work orders.
  • Request a quote from suppliers for maintenance purchases.
  • Make purchase requests for spare parts and general maintenance purchases.
  • Reception and review of maintenance orders.
  • Inventory management.
  • Support the Maintenance Manager in the planification of activities as well as during the shutdown periods.
  • Liaise with the Purchasing Manager in all aspects related to spare parts needs and inventory.

Job Specifications:

  • Engineering degree
  • Appetite for developing a career within the sector. Ideally within maintenance or production.
  • 2+ years of engineering experience in a production site
  • Experience with SAP with be highly valued
  • Safety first mindset
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills

Position Type

Full time



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