Multi-skilled Engineer Food Industry

Recruiter
Silver Stone Search and Selection Ltd
Location
Worcestershire
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
(Electrical bias/multi-skilled) Up to £40k + Benefits (Including Shift Allowance) Part of a £multi-million group our client manufacture high quality food products UK retail and foodservice customers. You will be working within an established site that has gone through a period of significant reinvestment in the recent year and as such we are seeking a pro-active electrically skilled maintenance engineer to join this growing and evolving site. Engineering plays a critical role in both site effectiveness and efficiency as well as making an important contribution to maintaining exceptional service levels. The role: You will work on planned maintenance but also be able to respond quickly when issues arise and work closely with production teams to deliver a swift and positive resolution. You will have a vital input into projects and improvement work to enhance performance. Ensuring a safe working environment and high quality engineering work is completed will also be essential. Problem solving and trouble shooting will be a key part of the role and you’ll need to be flexible and hands on to ensure production can continue. Your experience: We are seeking a qualified candidate with maintenance engineering experience gained within a manufacturing environment (Food or Pharmaceutical). You should have strong electrical skills and be pro-active and hands on in your approach. Understand PLC’s Up to date knowledge of a variety of processing techniques and an understanding of the demands of an automated operation are important. An effective problem solver who can identify solutions to reduce downtime and changeovers.