Multi-skilled Engineer - Food Industry

Silver Stone Search and Selection Ltd
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
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.
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