Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Frontline Recruitment Group
York, City of York
£30000 - £32000/annum
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting for our prestigious client, one of Europe’s leading food processors.

OTE £32k - £35K

Working as part of a team with an electrical maintenance engineer.

Your duties will include:
Covering Holiday/Absences for your colleagues.
Responding to breakdowns on the production line.
Finding and rectifying faults on site.
Monitoring plant and equipment and completing logs.
Performing planned maintenance on plant and equipment.
Aiding the electrical maintenance engineer in carrying out their duties.
Performing general site maintenance to the mechanical infrastructure.
Fabricating replacement parts /upgrades to machines.

The ideal candidate will have worked within a food production environment or other fast moving consumer goods, for 3 years or more.
Have experience with:

Easiweigh/Vertipack machines
Sandiacre bagging machines
Gainsborough bagging machines
Blast freezers
Ammonia compressors.
Conveying Augers.
Fault finding.
Palletising robots.
Cold stores
Carborundum peelers.
Belt conveyors.
Optical sorting machines
Knowledge of hydraulic /pneumatic systems
Roller Conveyors
Vibratory Conveying systems

Apprentice Trained or equivalent engineering qualification
TIG welding. (Stainless Steel / Aluminium)
Arc/MIG Welding (Stainless Steel / Mild Steel)
Plasma cutting not necessary but would help)
Good fabrication skills.
Pipe Fitting
Lathe / milling machine experience (not necessary but would help)
Possess excellent communication skills.
Basic Computer Skills.
Have full UK driving licence.
Have a good work attitude.
Be flexible with your working hours, as our business is seasonal we have peak times, where you will be required to work longer hours.

21 days + Bank holidays
Holiday not to be taken during peak times (July-August)
3 weekly rotating shift pattern Mon-Fri (Apply online only), (Apply online only), (Apply online only).
During peak season Sat-Sun (Apply online only), (Apply online only). (Roughly 12 weeks a year June-Sept)
During low season Mon-Fri (Apply online only), (Apply online only)