Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Baltic Recruitment Limited
14 Apr 2018
17 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client a leading FMCG company are looking to recruit an experienced Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join their expanding team.


We are currently seeking a pro-active, passionate and dedicated maintenance electrician from a multi-skilled background (electrical/mechanical) to join our maintenance team within our engineering department. Previous experience gained within the maintenance department of an FMCG plant, in a food/production environment would be ideal.


  • Provide an electro-mechanical resource to three production lines including high speed bottle blowing machinery as part of the maintenance team
  • Carry out planned and unplanned maintenance of production equipment as directed by the engineering manager
  • Work collaboratively with the shift engineering team and external contractors to complete schedule of work and support reactive maintenance requirements
  • Identify opportunities and implement solutions to improve manufacturing efficiency, equipment reliability, product quality, with consideration with regards to health and safety, and the environment
  • From time to time carry out installation or project work off line
  • Regularly liaise with production supervisors or shift managers and closely monitor production programmes, in order to help manage maintenance activities and foresee possible problems, enabling early action to be taken in order to minimize downtime and lead to improvements
  • P.A.T testing
  • Ensure that all work is carried out to required safety and other required standards, in line with company policies and procedures and legislative requirements.

Essential skills required:

  • A time served electrician
  • Good working knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems
  • Knowledge of FMCG and/or high-speed packaging equipment
  • Fault finding and repair experience
  • Proficiency with PC systems and software, including mechanical and electrical control systems

Ideal additional skills:

  • IEE 17th Edition or higher
  • Experience of maintenance within a food manufacturing environment and its hygiene requirements
  • Some PLC knowledge/fault finding would be an added advantage
  • Fully multi-skilled
  • Basic Food Hygiene qualification

Personal qualities:

  • Effective communicator
  • Decisive, pro-active
  • Self-motivated individual who works well under pressure
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • A good work ethic
  • Hardworking
  • Good attention to detail
  • Team player

Hours of work:

  • Three shift systems 07:00 - 15:00, 15:00 - 23:00, 23:00-07:00
  • Some weekend working will be required for maintenance/project work


  • Competitive salary
  • Pension
  • Excellent company benefits

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