Electrically Biased Maintenance Engineer-FMCG / Food Industry

Minstrell Recruitment Ltd
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen with a world leading company for an Electrically Biased Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer based in Southall, West London

Multi Skilled Electrically Biased Maintenance Engineer – Automated, Electrical, FMCG, Warehouse, Food Industry

£38,000 to £40,000 per annum, over time, training & development.

This is a night shift only role 4 on 4 off.

Experience will be considered from any automated or fast moving industry. If you are mechanically or electrically biased and of a positive mind set with built in flexibility / adaptability then I would like to hear from you.

Experience in the Food Industry is desirable but not essential.


To provide a service that ensures all mechanical and electrical equipment is running to its optimum performance and that all departmental SLA’s and KPI’s are met.

To ensure that work is carried out to the highest standard and complies with all the companies polices and guidelines, specifically Health & Safety policies/guidelines.

To maximise availability of all mechanical and electrical equipment through continuous improvement and improve equipment efficiencies/cost reductions through Kaizens and other initiatives.

To carry out modifications and installations when required.

To liaise with contractors or external suppliers and clearly communicate technical issues and company standards.

To carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM).

To provide technical support/input to projects and initiatives.

To carry out ad-Hoc requests as and when required.

Key Words – electrical, mechanical, maintenance, engineering, conveyor, sorter, crane, hoist, pallets, pick to light, hydraulics, warehouse, automation, PLC



Served a full engineering indentured apprenticeship and/or qualified to a minimum of NVQ level 3 or equivalent

Multi skilled in both electrical and mechanical disciplines

Basic workshop skills

Able to fault find and rectify

Experience of planned preventative maintenance

Good communications skills at all levels. Excellent English communication skills (written & verbal).

Experience of working to appropriate health & safety standards and regulations

Able to prioritize in a complex, fast-paced environment.

Willingness to train and learn new skills.

Must have flexibility in working hours and shift patterns to provide cover for operational requirements.


    BTEC, City & Guilds or equivalent in mechanical or electrical maintenanceFoundation Food Hygiene qualification or equivalentAble to plan and prioritise balancing day to day production needs with the longer term objectives of the departmentDemonstrates a proactive approach to continuous improvement in all areas of responsibility with or without guidanceConsistently sets standards of operation and encourages teamwork and feedbackUnderstands the demands of the team supporting as appropriateDemonstrates a good standard of written and verbal communication in all areasUnderstands and demonstrates the need for excellence in customer service both internal and externalConsistently applies H&S, hygiene and quality – standards, focus and complianceThrough the consistent application of tools, delivers effective cost managementExperience with thermoforming, flow wrap, metal detectors and packaging machineryCompetency with 3ph / 1pm motor control is essentialExperience & knowledge of pneumatics, refrigeration & factory services is desirable
Application Process

If you have the above skills and wish to be considered for this position or find out more details then please submit your CV.

I will endeavour to contact all applicants however if you do not hear from me within two weeks then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful.

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