Multi-Skilled Engineer

Empty Box Recruitment Ltd
Circ. £40K including shift allowance
03 Oct 2017
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is the UK manufacturing division of a globally successful, international food business, supplying a range of high-quality products into the leading Foodservice & Retail customers. To maintain & enhance their excellent reputation for customer service and product quality and to achieve the business strategy through leading continuous improvements, planning, organising and developing staff, they are now looking to recruit a Multi-Skilled Engineer who is electrically biased. Main duties of the role include providing a World Class engineering support to the site by attending to breakdowns, affecting root cause solutions, improving the efficiency of the production lines and completing the planned maintenance routines. Another major responsibility is in assisting the engineering management team in complying with all H&S responsibilities, legal compliance and maintenance management in respect of product streams, services, buildings and all other ancillary equipment. Supporting production the successful candidate will work a defined 8 hour shift pattern over 5 working days - 6-2, 2-10 and 10-6 Monday -Friday on a weekly rotation. Experience of working in a food manufacturing environment would be beneficial but is not essential; however recognised engineering qualifications including 17th Edition Regulations are required. As is a minimum of 5 years' experience in a production maintenance environment with a multi-skill bias and a good level of knowledge, and practical experience in PLCs, variable speed drives, motors, inverters, distributed control systems, pumps & seals, conveyor systems, palletisers, etc. A demonstrable evidence of continuous improvement initiatives would further enhance an application!
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