Maintenance Engineer x 2

Proactive Technical Recruitment Ltd
£36000/annum Benefits and Overtime
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Maintenance Engineer x 2 (Mech or Elec bias - has to be Multi Skilled)

Location: Stockport

Salary: £36,000 plus Benefits and Overtime

Shift: Rotation of Early and Late shift pattern between 5.30am and 12pm. Normally 8 hour shifts Monday to Friday

Similar Job titles: Multi Skilled Technician - Electrical Engineer - Shift Engineer - Maintenance Technician - Multi Skilled Engineer - Service Technician

Role: As a member of the Engineering team, the shift technician will contribute to the achievement of the overall business success by providing engineering support to production teams across the operations you have responsibility for. The Shift Technicians will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of production and site services assets

Shift Technician Responsibilities

* To maintain all equipment as required to acceptable standards as determined by the company
* Fault diagnosis on automated systems using laptop, PC and PLCs to resolve faults and control issues
* Provide electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and process maintenance cover on a day to day basis on all production and site assets as indicated by the maintenance manager
* Maintain the immediate work area, workshops, and engineering service areas to a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness and ensure that all engineering equipment is removed from production areas as soon as a job is completed
* Liaise with any other areas of the business as required such as production
* Work as part of the engineering team with respect to engineering maintenance, repair, and continuous improvement. Liaise with any other area of the business as required such as production
* Responsible for developing and improving plant asset reliability and efficiency
* Exercise control over the standards of repairs and maintenance
* To identify and carry out Continuous Improvement (CI) activities in conjunction with line production colleagues and create T cards to cover these
* Carry out line changeover activities in conjunction with production colleagues including contributing to SMED programmes and other lean activities

Shift Technician Desirable Skills and Experience

* Demonstrate a flexible, hands-on results orientated approach.
* Passion to strive for high performance.
* Knowledge and use of lean methods & tools.
* Determination and a will to succeed.
* Excellent people skills and the ability to influence effectively.
* Strong analytical and decision-making capability.
* Capable of implementing change.
* Carry out PPM and breakdown repair effectively.
* Must be technically proficient with strong electrical and mechanical skills.
* Continuous improvement and root cause analysis skills.
* Ability to interpret documentation in English Language.
* Experience in food FMCG or equivalent process industry.

ABOUT US - Proactive Technical Recruitment

Specialising in food & drink production, with an additional growing presence across pharmaceutical, injection moulding and household care, Proactive' s FMCG division is broken into four niche and specialist teams; Engineering, Technical, Production and Senior Appointments.

Operating from a network of offices, covering London, Egham, Milton Keynes and Brighton, Proactive supply permanent and contract labour to clients nationwide. Utilising a long track record of successful partnerships, we understand the challenges that you currently face, working alongside you to find the right role.


If you feel you have the drive and determination to succeed at this company then please apply today and we will support you through the entire process of application.

We are looking for the UK's top engineering talent and would love you to send across your CV to Bert Kaewwiset or please give me a call on (Apply online only).

I will endeavour to contact all applicants however if you do not hear from me within two weeks then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful.

Proactive also offer a referral scheme for successful applicants - if you know anyone that could be suited to this position then please contact Proactive with their details and if they are placed by Proactive you will receive between £(Apply online only). *T&Cs apply*

Proactive Technical Recruitment is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Proactive Technical Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy