Maintenance Engineer - Electrical Bias

Headman Recruitment Ltd
£33000 - £37000/annum
11 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Maintenance Engineer – Electrical bias
Panama Shift – Days and Nights
Thetford Area

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our client with manufacturing & production sites situated across the UK. This role will involve assisting the Engineering Manager to swiftly respond to production breakdowns and deliver planned preventative maintenance on a wide range of highly automated machinery such as conveyors, extruders, palletisers, vacuum packers, form sealers and wrapping machines. To also carryout fault finding on PLC systems, electrical installation and carry out project work.

Key responsibilities include:
• Carrying out electrical testing or repair work as given to you and complete all relevant documentation.
• Maintain relevant systems of work and record keeping as required by statutory customer and factory requirement.
• Ensure compliance with all relevant legislation during all work activities.
• To drive and support team based improvement.
• Have a flexible approach to shift working to meet factory requirements.
• Ability to work on your own initiative to ensure that all breakdowns and repairs that are assigned to you or you go to are left in a safe condition.
• Communicate with team members any breakdown information and timescales to the best of your knowledge.

Key requirements include:
• Multi-skilled maintenance engineer, with an HNC/ONC, NVQ Level 3 or equivalent.
• 17th Edition
• Ability to demonstrate proven track record of providing engineering solutions across a variety of machinery and equipment.
• Previous experience working within a fast paced FMCG environment. (Ideally food manufacturing)
• Good communication skills.

Location – Thetford / Bury St Edmunds / Attleborough / Banham / Watton / Brandon / Lakenheath / Swaffom / Downham Market / Mildenhall / Diss / Newmarket / Norwich

multi skilled engineer / multi-skilled engineer / maintenance engineer / shift engineer