Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Prime Appointments
Location
Halstead
Salary
£28000 - £30000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you a Multi skilled Maintenance Engineer with FMCG/Food or Beverage environment experience?

Are you 16th or 17th edition qualified?

If so this role working for a food manufacturing company based in Halstead could be perfect for you.

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB:
Reporting to the Engineering Manager you will be responsible for carrying our planned maintenance tasks and site repairs along with providing engineering support for the operations team.

JOB ROLE:
To comply with Company HACCP, Quality Manual, Health & Safety Policy and Operating Procedures at all time.
To respond to any production-related activity involving any plant or machinery.
To carry out any planned maintenance tasks as directed and to the required standard in line with company and industry standards.
To participate in site-wide operational projects, for example installation of new equipment and plant, de-commissioning of machinery or other project-based activities.
To complete any necessary administration processes to the required standard.
To operate a clean as you go policy, ensuring full compliance with food hygiene standards.
To act in a professional manner in relation to visitors or customers.
To carry out any duties requested in a willing and helpful manner.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
Time served engineer ideally with in food manufacturing environment who is working towards or has in-depth knowledge of 16th or 17th edition, who ensures Good Engineering Practice is applied throughout all site activities.
City & Guilds 2391/2394/2395 Electrical Inspection & Testing Certificate
A minimum of five years' experience in an operating engineering environment.
Experience of a multi-skilled engineering environment preferably within Dairy/Beverage industries.
Thorough knowledge of Packaging machinery, ability to perform PAT Testing, Emergency Lights.
You must be able to demonstrate your knowledge of Inverters.
Ability to troubleshoot and fault find.
Competent with single/three phase and low voltage control applications and installations.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and familiar MS Office products.
Ability to work effectively in a fast paced multi-tasking environment.
Ability to work individually as well as within a team across all functions on site, demonstrating a 'can do' and 'flexible' attitude and approach towards the business requirements.
You must have an eye for 'Continuous Improvement' and have previous experience and be able to demonstrate plant improvement and production efficiencies.

Benefits;
Salary £28,000 to £30,000 depending on your skills and experience
Hours of work;
The engineer will be working a rotating shift pattern of 6.00am to 2.00pm and 2.00pm to 10.00pm, working 5 days in every 7.
Free car parking
Pension

If you feel you have the right skills and experience for the role then please submit your CV via this website.

My name is Simon Clark and I work at the Witham branch of Prime-Appointments and I look forward to hearing from you soon.

Please note that if you have not been contacted within 7 days your application for this position has been unsuccessful