Shift Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Taylor Higson Technical Engineering
Location
Westhoughton
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Shift Maintenance Engineer

Area Location: Cheshire, North West

My client is a leading food retailer who has been successfully in business for over 20 years. Their environment is extremely fast-paced and they look for people that are self-motivated and reliable in their approach, to rise to the challenges that they face each day. They are focused on delivering business results and demonstrate absolute integrity in doing so. As a company, they work as one team and you will be expected to play your part and lead by example.

The Role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Shift Maintenance Engineer to join my client’s busy and expanding team. This role will a be a staff role, in Manchester the North West region, my client is undergoing a building extension to incorporate a new bakery line. You will be based at one site and have very minimal travel requirements. You must ensure that engineering and maintenance tasks are completed in a timely and efficient manner, that all appropriate corrective actions are implemented and to ensure that all standards of housekeeping are maintained in line with good engineering practice, by following the company Quality System and Health & Safety procedures.

In this role you will work in a team of 10 (4 based at one factory, 6 based at another factory), although on a shift pattern of 4 days on, 4 off, 4 nights on, 4 off. You must have experience working within a FMCG Ideally with Bakery background although it’s not essential. You must also be a time-served apprentice trained in engineering, preferably with an electrical bias.

My client has a great, upbeat and fair team, run by a very personable hiring manager who wants to invest in their team; train you and progress you through the ranks.

We need someone who has a high level of credibility within these specifics, who is enthusiastic, driven and self-starter. This role requires you to be motivated and treat the business as though you are your own boss, where you will not be micro-managed and will be left to complete your work.

This will be an exciting and challenging role, as you will be operating in a dynamic environment with plenty of opportunity to develop and progress within the organisation and gain full recognition for hard work and dedication.

Skills and Experience:

** Minimum of 2-3 years’ experience of Engineering and Maintenance within a Production environment.
** Minimum of Level 3 qualification in Engineering/Maintenance (or equivalent).
** Detailed understanding of manufacturing processes.
** Excellent verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail and the ability to work under
pressure.
** Ability to work within a team environment but also have the ability to work using your own initiative.
** Ability to demonstrate a methodical approach to fault finding.
** Driven, enjoys a challenge and strives for continuous improvement and development.

Benefits to you:

** Opportunity to move your way up the ranks with structured succession planning
** Training and development with a structured approach
** Competitive salary, benefits package
** Pension contribution
** Holidays
** Perkbox – Inclusive of staff discounts and benefits

In return you can expect a role that is high profile, presenting many challenges, yet stimulating and forward thinking with an energised working environment and culture for you to thrive in and further develop your career.

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