Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Minstrell Recruitment Ltd
£35,000 - £40,000
17 Mar 2017
16 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen with a world leading company for a Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer based in Colchester.

Multi Skilled Mechanically or Electrically Biased Maintenance Engineer - Automated, Conveyors, Electrical, FMCG, Warehouse, Food Industry

£35,000 to £40,000 plus pension, Over time, training & development Milton Keynes

This is a Night shift role Sunday to Thursday 10pm to 6.00am. Experience will be considered from any automated or fast moving industry. If you are mechanically or electrically biased and of a positive mind set with built in flexibility / adaptability thenwe would like to hear from you.


- To provide a service that ensures all mechanical and electrical equipment is running to its optimum performance and that all departmental SLA's and KPI's are met.
- To ensure that work is carried out to the highest standard and complies with all the companies polices and guidelines, specifically Health & Safety policies/guidelines.
- To maximise availability of all mechanical and electrical equipment through continuous improvement and improve equipment efficiencies/cost reductions through Kaizens and other initiatives.
- To carry out modifications and installations when required.
- To liaise with contractors or external suppliers and clearly communicate technical issues and company standards.
- To carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM).
- To provide technical support/input to projects and initiatives.
- To carry out ad-Hoc requests as and when required.
- Key Words - electrical, mechanical, maintenance, engineering, conveyor, sorter, crane, hoist, pallets, pick to light, hydraulics, warehouse, automation, PLC


- Served a full engineering indentured apprenticeship and/or qualified to a minimum of NVQ level 3 or equivalent
- Multi skilled in both electrical and mechanical disciplines
- Basic workshop skills
- Able to fault find and rectify
- Experience of planned preventative maintenance
- Good communications skills at all levels. Excellent English communication skills (written & verbal).
- Experience of working to appropriate health & safety standards and regulations
- Able to prioritize in a complex, fast-paced environment.
- Willingness to train and learn new skills.
- Must have flexibility in working hours and shift patterns to provide cover for operational requirements.
- Experience of sortation machines and conveyor systems, maintaining/configuring bar code scanners and experience of print and apply machines would be an advantage.


- If you have the above skills and wish to be considered for this position or find out more details then please submit your CV.
- We endeavour to contact all applicants however if you do not hear fromus within two weeks then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful.