Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Workforce Staffing Ltd
Location
Northampton
Salary
£32800 pa
Posted
29 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Hours: 12-hour shifts (6 to 6) 4 on 4 off, rotating days and nights 19 days annual leave plus Christmas and New Year's Day bank holidays Other Benefits: - Attendance bonus of £80 every 4 weeks based on 100% attendance - Production bonus (if achieve by the production teams) of £60 - Company pension - company contribution is 3.5%, which must be matched by employee Renowned for quality and innovative food products, a new opening has been created for a forward-thinking Engineer to join this rapidly expanding food manufacturer in the Northamptonshire area. If you are seeking a rewarding career then this could be the opportunity for you. Scope and General Purpose: To provide an effective engineering maintenance service by means of the application of mechanical skills in fault-finding/diagnostics, planned preventative maintenance practices and mechanical installation. Day to day duties will include the following: - To follow/apply effective safe working in accordance with Approved Codes of Practice governing working with mechanical plant and equipment. - Carry out planned preventative mechanical maintenance as directed by the Company's computerised maintenance management systems. - To apply systematic diagnostics in mechanical engineering in order to minimise the impact of plant failures/breakdowns. - To undertake mechanical repairs, refurbishment and installation tasks within Butcher's Pet Care Ltd. - To actively participate /facilitate continuous improvements, initiatives, identifying and implementing manufacturing improvement opportunities. - To provide technical advice/support for electrical maintenance aspects on equipment procurement, installation and plant refurbishment projects. - To carry out mechanical maintenance activities to standards of hygiene/housekeeping appropriate to a food manufacturing environment. - Activities at all times to be carried out in accordance with Butcher's Pet Care's Company Policy You will need the following qualities and experience: - Completed a recognised engineering apprenticeship - Experience of repairing and maintaining manufacturing plant & equipment - Experience of working with PLC's (Siemens S7, S5 and Alan Bradley - would be advantageous but not essential) Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.
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