Engineering Technician

Milton Keynes
Up to 41,000 + benefits
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
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A.G. Barr p.l.c. is one of the UKs leading independent soft drink manufacturers in the FMCG market. Founded as a family company in 1875 we are now a successful FTSE 250 Company with a track record of creating and building iconic brands.

Our state-of-the-art factory in Magna Park, Milton Keynes continues to grow and develop and provides an excellent opportunity to work with the best technology in the business. Thats where you come in. We are now looking to recruit an experienced Engineering Technician to join our team.

What will I be responsible for...

We are looking for an enthusiastic Engineering Technician with a wealth of experience who can use their engineering expertise to ensure our modern and innovative factory delivers to the highest standards.

You will be responsible for the optimum running and maintenance of our brand-new production capability, starting with a high-speed canning line.

Working a rotating shift system, you will focus on the development and implementation of a planned preventative maintenance programme, fault finding and plant repair as well as ensuring optimum production at all times.

What we are looking for...

To be successful in this role; you will ideally have a proven track record in initiating and implementing continuous improvements and specific knowledge of lean manufacturing and Six Sigma techniques would be a real asset.

With an appropriate engineering qualification, experience within a food manufacturing or FMCG environment would be advantageous, its more important to us that you have the skills, enthusiasm and determination to adapt to new engineering equipment and challenges with ease.

What we offer...

In return for your hard work as an Engineering Technician, you will be offered a highly competitive salary of up to 41,000 + overtime, combined with excellent benefits which include great career development, performance related bonus, 33 days annual leave, flexible holiday scheme, contributory pension scheme, life assurance and share schemes.

Hours of work: 3-shift rotation on weekly basis, 8 hours, Monday - Friday

If youve worked with the best operations organisations out there and come with the skills, enthusiasm and determination to adapt to new engineering equipment and challenges with ease, then we want to hear from you. Please click APPLY below to register your interest in the role of Engineering Technician!

Closing date 4th August 2017.

Were expecting lots of people to want to be part of the Barr family. So unfortunately, if you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

It is essential that all candidates are eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position.



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