Multi Skilled Engineer

Pure Staff Ltd
£26000 - £32000/annum
17 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This role operates within the maintenance/engineering department, working with a small team of engineers to assist in the efficient and smooth running of the business based near Darlington.

The role will be reporting directly to the Engineering Manager, and you will provide a hands on engineering service to the production operation by ensuring that all plant and equipment is maintained in accordance with the PPM plan to ensure that planned production is achieved with minimal down time.


Should be a motivated and creative individual with a positive attitude who can work under pressure when things are not quite going to plan.

You should be experienced in a similar role and be able to carry out preventative plant maintenance and installation of machinery to a high standard. There will be a requirement for fabrication work including Tig and Arc welding along with pipe fitting, servicing and general maintenance. An understanding of the manufacturing process is essential to enable the development of continuous performance improvement plans covering efficiency and quality and reduction in all wastes. You should have the ability to take the lead role in a breakdown situation and be able to communicate clearly actions and requirements accordingly to all involved. Experienced in fault diagnosis, servicing and general maintenance and planned installations you will also be required to be available for call out for any machinery malfunctions.

Attributes / Skills:

* Time Served Electrical/Mechanical Engineer essential
* Computer literate, particularly with regard to Microsoft Office and spreadsheets.
* City & Guilds Qualification in Engineering
* City & Guilds in Refrigeration Handling
* 17th Edition Regs would be an advantage
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
* Problem solving.
* Knowledge of the food processing industry
* Flexible on hours worked