Production Maintenance Engineer

First Personnel
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a qualified Maintenance Engineer looking for your next opportunity? If so then this could be for you.

First Personnel are looking for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join a fast paced and growing food manufacturer based in Bicester.

Job Title: Maintenance Engineer

Location: Bicester

Reports To: Production Manager/Engineering Manager

Salary: £25k - £28k Dependant on Experience.

Working Hours - 42.5 hours per week. (Some shift work and weekends involved)

Job Outline:

  • To ensure all equipment is maintained in a safe, legal and clean state to enable high care food production.
  • Priority must be given to maintain all equipment to minimise breakdowns, delays and ensure efficient production.
  • Ensure the fabric of the building is maintained.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Service and maintain all equipment to try and avoid loss of production time due to breakdowns.
  • Ensure all equipment is safe to use, constructed of appropriate material, suitable for food use where applicable and meets legal requirements.
  • Put forward ideas on how to improve equipment to enable production to be more efficient.
  • Ensure all equipment is clean and signed off by the technical team as fit for use following any maintenance work.
  • Completion of pneumatic maintenance.
  • Carry out maintenance and store equipment and tools in such a way that they do not pose a risk to food or health and safety.
  • Follow company procedures with regards to maintenance, control of visitors and contractors including glass and allergen controls and temporary repairs.
  • Complete work required and maintenance records.
  • Action pest proofing recommendations.
  • Adhere to the company health and safety procedures.
  • Request H&S data sheets/Approved food use for any equipment/chemical used on site.
  • Maintain good standards of hygiene and housekeeping in the workshop.
  • Work flexible hours to accommodate the needs of the business.
  • Carry out any other reasonable duties.

If you are basic electrically and mechanically qualified and have Maintenance Engineering experience then we want to here from you.

FMCG or experience within a food environment would be advantageous.

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