Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Multi Skilled Engineer - Southampton - Permanent - £Competitive

A world leading manufacturing organisation based in Southampton are currently looking for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical Bias) to join their engineering department on a permanent 12hr night shift basis.

The main function of the role will be to provide support for both engineering and maintenance across their packaging and distribution sites. This role will focus on the equipment process support to ensure that all equipment is maintained and breakdowns are dealt with efficiently.

The main responsibilities of this role include:

> Monitoring and adjusting equipment and process conditions to ensure optimum performance
> Respond to and prioritise breakdowns across the site ensuring all documentation is completed
> Maximise equipment utilisation by carrying out effective preventative maintenance procedures, timely calibrations, routine safety checks on all equipment
> Assist in the management of adequate inventory of line side spares.
> Promoting an environment of continuous improvement at all times and assisting in process improvement projects
> Perform a range of routine buildings and facilities/utilities maintenance activities both indoors, outside and in plant areas (fire control, sprinkler systems, HVAC, Steam Boilers, Chilled Water systems).

In order to be considered for this position candidates will need to be apprenticeship trained/HNC qualified in a mechanical discipline. Candidates will need to have recent maintenance experience within a manufacturing or process environment and ideally have experience within the FMCG/High volume manufacturing industries. Both mechanical and basic electrical experience is needed.

The role is working on a 4 on 4 off shift 7pm - 7am.

The role for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer is based in Southampton and is commutable from Portsmouth, Fareham, Waterlooville, Bournemouth, Winchester, Poole, Andover, Basingstoke and other locations across Hampshire, Dorset and the South East.

In order to apply please send your CV to or call Gary Crawley on 02392 322372

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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