Maintenance Engineer

Job description

Sunlight Group is specialized on the development of the next generation energy storage products for industrial and advanced technology applications, always conscious of its environmental impact and with a genuine passion for value creation and constant improvement. We believe that power is knowledge, thus our purpose is to tirelessly pursue knowledge through data and insights. Turn those into innovation which serve our customers and improve the lives of the people who are belonging to the ecosystem. Driven by our commitment to inspire our people and unlock their potential, we have created an agile and innovative environment that promotes open communication and collaboration, while offering continuous learning and development opportunities.

We are currently looking for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join our IPCEI team in Xanthi. This is a critical role for the success of our IPCEI Pilot line as it requires a deep knowledge of maintenance methods relating to Autonomous Maintenance & Preventive/Progressive Maintenance. As a Maintenance Engineer you will be responsible to establish all the maintenance procedures for the complete cell manufacturing operation. Your work will start already at the OEM side during FAT & SAT and continue with establishing the standards for equipment maintenance, being the key enabler for successful production. This is a global role in a very demanding manufacturing environment which will open numerous career opportunities to advance further in the battery manufacturing industry, the fastest growing industry in Europe and globally, currently & for the years to come.

Key responsibilities:

  • Supervises creation & implementation of AM & PM procedures
  • Supervises and lead all maintenance processes and operations
  • Leads continuous improvement projects
  • Tracks expenses and oversee the budget for maintenance
  • Maintains all equipment to ensure it’s at base conditions
  • Conducts regular inspections of the facilities to detect and resolve problems
  • Plans and manages all repair and installation activities
  • Assigns repair schedules and evaluate repair cost estimates
  • Documents and prepares daily progress reports and maintenance logs
  • Oversees equipment stock and places orders for new supplies when necessary

Job requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from a University or technical school
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in maintenance in a manufacturing environment
  • Previous managerial experience is a bonus
  • Good understanding of the technical features of mixing, coating, converting, ultrasonic & laser welding, automation assembly (all is a strong benefit, any combination of these is a plus)
  • Strong knowledge facilities machines and equipment
  • Excellent organizational and leadership abilities
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluency in English & Greek (verbal & written) is a must
  • EU permit and fulfilled military obligations – where applicable

Despite your experience and skills, you never stop learning, cultivating an out-of-the-box thinking, a growth and entrepreneurial mindset, embracing ownership and agility. You are impact-focused, proactive and open to change. Last but not least, you are able to communicate scientific principles and applications both in Greek and English - we are a multicultural team! - , you are a real team player who can build strong relationships with various stakeholders and thrive among global talents in a positive work environment.

What we offer you back

To start with, we give you the opportunity to thrive in a restless team and grow your potential in an innovative environment. As per your compensation and rewards package, this is a preview:

  • A competitive salary based on experience and topped up with other bonuses.
  • Company healthcare plan
  • State-of-the-art equipment
  • Continuous learning opportunities. Allocated training budget that can be spent on books, online courses or other training materials.
  • Established framework for career development
  • Brand new, vibrant and techy offices
  • International mobility opportunities