Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Coburg Banks Limited
Location
Tyne and Wear
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer
Based in Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary up to £38,000 + Excellent Benefits

The UK's leading and best-known food on the go retailer are currently looking to recruit a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer (electrical bias) to carry out preventative, routine and emergency maintenance work on machinery at their production facility in Longbenton, on the outskirts of Newcastle.

The Role
Reporting to the Engineering Manager, you would be responsible for ensuring all plant breakdowns are repaired as quickly and as effectively as possible. You would also be pro-active in developing ideas that would prevent the breakdowns occurring and would carry out a regular maintenance schedule, electrical repairs and modifications, ensuring machine downtime is minimised whilst repairs are carried out.

You will be working 39 hours per week over a rotating shift pattern, inclusive of weekends; 9am - 2pm, 2pm - 10pm, 10pm - 6am.

The Candidate
The ideal candidate for the role will be time-served, having worked an apprenticeship at the start of their career, and will be ONC qualified in a relevant electrical or engineering discipline, with experience of working in an FMCG environment. You will need experience of PLC's and Control drives and will have experience of working to planned maintenance schedules. Whilst multi-skilled experience would be highly desirable, electrical bias is essential.

The Company
The UK's leading and most well-known bakery retailer. Offering benefits including profit share, pension scheme, medical and health insurance, plus staff discount, this is a fantastic opportunity to play a part in the continued success of a huge household name.

This role may be suitable for you if you have a background as any of the following: Maintenance Engineer, Multi-Skilled Engineer, Engineering Team Leader, Bakery Engineer, Maintenance Electrician, Electrical Engineer, Plant Maintenance, Site Electrician, Electrical Technician, Electrical Maintenance Engineer, Mechanical Engineer.

We are acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this role.