Maintenance Engineer

Ruth Wagstaff
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A great opportunity for experienced Maintenance Engineer / s looking to work in the food manufacturing industry in Leicester for a large food manufacturing group.

  • Maintenance Engineer with Mechanical or Electrical skills required.
  • Paid overtime & full company benefits package.
  • Continental 12 hour Days and Night shift
  • Food / FMCG industry experience is not essential, but desirable.

We are looking to recruit apprenticeship trained Maintenance Engineer / s (mechanical or electrically biased) with experience of manufacturing / FMCG to work for a major food manufacturing business. The company is offering mentoring and training to develop your engineering skills into the food manufacturing / packaging sector if you do not have experience already in this industry. You will be working for a large food manufacturing group, established and profitable. Genuine opportunities for career progression.

Key skills & attributes required:

  • Prepared to work continental shifts.
  • Have the drive and enthusiasm to learn and develop.
  • Time served Maintenance Engineer with Electrical or Mechanical skills.
  • Ideally experience of Inverter drives, 3 phase and single phase motors.
  • Pneumatics and hydraulics.
  • Excellent communicator, able to work within a team and inter departmental.
  • Computer literate to ensure updating of PPM schedules and audit compliance.

Daily responsibilities:

  • Provide quality engineering support to production to enable continuous running of plant and equipment.
  • Deliver rapid response to breakdown situations.
  • Ensure first time fixes through timely and effective diagnosis of faults.
  • Identify improvement areas within the line engineering processes and recommend/implement solutions.
  • Demonstrate ability to work unsupervised with a self-confidence to make decisions in the workplace.
  • Report on line issues and machine performances as required.
  • Carry out installation of plant, equipment and services as required.
  • Establish and maintain a sound working relationship with production line staff.

If you are a qualified and experienced Maintenance Engineer with experience of within manufacturing / FMCG industries and would like to work within the food industry please contact us, email your CV to *************************************** call is on ************ or out of hours on ***********

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