Multi- Skilled Maintenance Engineer

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Recruiter
Jenrick Engineering
Location
Newport
Salary
£37500/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This prestigious, market leading food manufacturer is looking for a Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer to join their thriving Staffordshire based site. Working a Continental shift pattern ( 4on/ 4off) and attracting a salary of £37.5k + holidays + pension, you will be responsible for the overhaul and repair of the company`s range of machinery, plant, services and equipment, ensuring all are running safely and efficiently. 

The Company

This is an opportunity to work for a company that are:

- Market leaders in their field

- Manufacturing prestigious brands within the food industry

- Employing over 200 people on site

The Job

Working a continental shift pattern and reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for:

- Working within a team of engineers to manage and control all maintenance activities on shift.
- Ensure all good standards of maintenance duties are met
- Minimise downtime suffered by machinery breakdowns
- Undertake PPM`s on machinery in accordance with PM schedules
- Monitor the conditions of the plant and report any defects
- Liaise with Stores Department to ensure the supply of appropriate parts and spares
- Provide support to project engineering and continuous improvement programmes
- Ensure all maintenance activities are recorded on the appropriate in house computer systems
- Comply with appropriate health, safety and environmental policies and procedures at all times

The Person

The Shift Engineer will undoubtedly be an experienced and highly driven engineer.

Essential attributes:

- Time Served or Qualified to minimum NVQ level 3 or equivalent in an electrical engineering discipline
- Experienced in a maintenance role with good mechanical and electrical skills
- Ideally experience of working within Food, FMCG or other manufacturing environment
- Good communication skills with the ability to work within a close-knit team

-  Flexible and reliable with the willingness to provide assistance where necessary
- Excellent Health and Safety awareness 

 
This is an excellent opportunity for a Shift Engineer to join a stable, thriving business. In return for working a continental shift pattern you will receive a salary of £37.5k. Holidays and Pension