Multi Skilled Engineer

Adecco UK Limited
12 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Multi Skilled Engineer (Manufacturing Environment)
Permanent, Andover
£33,000 - £38,000 + salary progression scheme and Bonus

Monday-Friday (Full-time) but applicants will be required to cover a rotating shift pattern to include nights and earlies. There is also a 1 in 6 rota for the electrical team to cover the site over weekends and when on rota there is a generous call in rate and bonus.

Our Andover based client are urgently recruiting for a Multi Skilled Engineer to join their team. The successful applicant will take responsibility for a range of electrical activities across a large manufacturing site and will have extensive knowledge of fault finding, electrical equipment, control processes and compliance issues. This is an urgent requirement.

Job Duties:
-To support all electrical activities within the manufacturing site and take responsibility for fault finding, machinery issues, control processes and compliance.
-To effectively and efficiently fault find and provide solutions within an electrically compliant framework
-Uphold an excellent level of health and safety across the site and assist with any technical issues that could affect site performance or facilities
-Safely operate machines and equipment and analyse electrical data to reduce break downs, failures and stoppages on the production line
-Work across a wide range of electrical and engineering functions throughout the site and complete planned, preventative and corrective activities as required
-Generate ideas and implement improvements to drive production and increase equipment efficiency
-Interact with engineering technicians to assist in their learning of electrical processes and encourage a multi-skilled working environment
-Take an interest in business performance issues and support on going projects
-Support the reliability and front line managers in the development of new production staff
-Ensure electrical quality and compliance standards are exceeded through good practices to include installation and testing to legal and legislative requirements

Person Specification:
-The successful applicant must have experience of working within a high speed manufacturing or FMCG environment and demonstrate strong electrical competencies, knowledge of PLC, PAT and fault finding capabilities
-Experience in design and installation of electrical systems
-Experience of SCADA/PLC minor programme changes is desirable
-A strong understanding of manufacturing processes and prioritising workloads is essential and the successful applicant must be an excellent team player and able to work with staff across all levels
-Electrical qualifications and a knowledge of 17th Edition is essential for this role and experience in installation inspection is desirable
-Strong communication skills, the ability to resolve problems in an efficient manner and collaborate in team activities is essential
-Strong IT skills are desirable as is an understanding of lean tools and techniques and CAD
-The successful applicant must be adaptable in changing environments

Adecco are an equal opportunities employer.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.