Multi-Skilled Shift Maintenance Engineer - Nights

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

Multi Skilled Electrically Biased Maintenance Engineer
Automated, Food Industry
£43,000 Over time, training & development
Permanent night shift role from Friday to Sunday 17.30pm to 05.30am.
Milton Keynes

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

The successful candidate will be a skilled engineer who will combine their knowledge of engineering and manufacturing principles to support the delivery of a successful Production Facility.

Working as part of a high performing team, focusing on the preventative maintenance and optimisation of all site equipment and processes.


Your main responsibilities will include; effectively performing electrical and mechanical maintenance of all process and packaging equipment; actively maintaining a detailed PPM system and ensure its compliance in a flexible and efficient manner.

You will be part of a high performing team embracing a shared knowledge culture.

This multi skilled engineer role is not only about running and maintaining equipment (although a significant part of the role), but in developing continuous improvement teams and leading/facilitating these through a number of lean manufacturing areas to deliver improvements across the site.

This will include the delivery of planned/predictive engineering maintenance across all packaging lines & process areas, continuous improvement facilitation of cross-functional teams, using a combination of tools & techniques.

Identification and implementation of improvement ideas to achieve world-class standards relating to OEE, quality and H&S measurements across the facility.

Skills Required

Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment as a Multi Skilled engineer is essential along with experience or demonstrable appreciation of FMCG (desirable) engineering/maintenance.

16th or 17th Edition regs is essential.

You will be qualified to C&G or ONC or equivalent in manufacturing/operations areas.

Experience of Automation/PLC is essential.

You will be a strong communicator, be confident when dealing with people at all levels and have the ability to express ideas effectively in individual and group situations.

The successful candidate will work a 42 hour week on a rotating shift pattern, so flexibility is a key requirement of this role. In return you can expect a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to work with market leading company that encourages internal promotion.

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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