Multi Skilled Engineer (Electrical Bias) - Ocado Erith

11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Our brand new Customer Fulfilment Centre in Erith, Bexley is a highly automated warehouse that incorporates the latest, most advanced versions of Ocado’s hardware and software. This is where all of our products are stored and where our customers’ orders are picked and dispatched from, using highly sophisticated systems and processes, enabling us to deliver in one hour time slots.

The Engineering Team are responsible for all the day to day reactive and planned engineering maintenance activities as well as improvement works at the Customer Fulfilment Centre on MHE such as conveyor networks, lifts, cranes, belts, etc.

Day to day duties will include:

Reacting to MHE breakdowns (both mechanical and electrical), locating the fault, analysing the issue and completing the fix in a timely manner to keep operation downtime to a minimum.Be required to keep accurate records such as work activities, tasks carried out, parts used through stores, etc.Work closely with other departments to find ways to increase machine reliability on existing and new equipment, diagnose equipment breakdowns and action repairs ensuring direction of labour and planned engineering activities fully support the operation.Attend meetings as required, analyse data and find solutions to improve equipment performance whilst ensuring safe working practice and full communications are maintained at all times.In addition, you will be involved in projects within the business to develop an effective engineering install and commissioning.What do we need from you?

A formal qualification in an electrical or mechanical engineering subject (apprentice served, NVQ, HNC or equivalent)Strong electrical experience preferable within a FMCG environment.Knowledge / experience of working with controls, analysing faults and providing solutions.Experience of both reactive and preventative maintenanceGood technical ability relating to automation hardware and software.Strong organisation and communication skills and the ability to work in a multi-disciplined team of varying levels of technical experience.Due to the site being a 24/7 operation, the shift pattern you will be working will include days, nights and weekends.

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