Shift Engineer (Electrical)

Perpetual Engineering
Stoke on Trent
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Shift Engineer (Electrical) - Cheshire

The Person

You will be an Electrically biased Service Engineer with knowledge of PLC's, Fault Finding and Schematics. Being a time serviced in Electrical Engineering or Electronics would be advantageous but not 100% essential. You will also need to have experience in Mechanical fault finding.

The perfect candidates will come from a background of FMCG and have served an apprenticeship. Experience of Bakery or Food would be beneficial but not essential.


Salary: £36k inclusive of shift allowance

Shifts: 4 on/4 off, 6am-6pm/6pm-6am, DAYS & NIGHTS

Overall purpose of the role

To undertake planned preventative maintenance activities and reactive maintenance to ensure optimum efficiency of the plant and profitability

To ensure all engineering tasks are undertaken in line with Health & Safety, quality and food safety standards.

Key Responsibilities

* Provide full emergency breakdown cover for all plant and services.

* To carry out repair works to the highest standard.

* Complete all work sheets and report any follow ups required, including Planned

Maintenance work sheets, handover sheets.

* Observe and report all problem areas on all plant and services.

* Work as a team with all other members of the factory team.

* Maintain a high standard of work and promote good housekeeping throughout the

factory and workshops.

* To always ensure that Health and Safety issues are treated with the highest

priority at all times.

* Administer, monitor, analyse and update machine history data using the

engineering management system.

* Provide first line cover in all machinery problems.

* Be proactive with ideas for improving the plant and engineering departments.


HNC, HND, BTEC - Ideally in Electrical Engineering