Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

CV Consulting Ltd
Maidstone, Kent
£35000 - £40000/annum + overtime & benefits
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer


£35,000-£40,000 per annum + Overtime + Benefits

Contract opportunities also available

Working Hours

Flexible shift pattern to suit the needs of the business but a combination of Days & Nights would be required
Commutable from-

Kent, Tonbridge, Maidstone, Rochester, Kings Hill, SevenOaks.

Your Profile

The successful candidate will be Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer with Electrical or Mechanical qualifications and ideally have their BS7671 17th Edition Qualification. You must be competent at fault finding on PLC’s (Allen Bradley & Siemens preferable).

You will be an effective problem solver with good diagnostic skills. Computer Literate and have basic administrative skills. You will also ideally come from an FMCG background and be adaptive to fast paced environments, print / packaging industry experience is ideal but not a necessity.

It would also be desirable if you can offer knowledge of Site Production Processes, leading edge manufacturing techniques, continuous improvement and 5S techniques. As the Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer you will understand how to keep downtime at a minimum.

Managerial/supervisory experience would be a huge advantage.

The Role

As a Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer you will be expected to carry out reactive and preventative maintenance on a rotating shift pattern. You should be able to work within a multi-disciplined team as well as be capable of working independently.

You will be responsible for:

Mechanical and electrical installations
Working on PLC’s (Mainly fault finding)
Meeting KPI’s (Quality, Cost, Health & Safety).
You will also have decision making authorisation for identifying necessary parts and equipment required for repairs & improvements, ordering spares & equipment, make rational and informed decisions with regard to breakdown solutions and completion of individual projects


With 17 factories spread out over seven countries, the company is one of the major players in the printing market in Europe. They produce books and printed documents for major publishing houses, large industrial groups and service companies, and administrative bodies