Maintenance Engineer

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

I am recruiting for a multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer to join a FMCG food manufacturer based on the western outskirts of Manchester. You will be responsible for maintenance activities as part of a larger team on days.

Client Details

My client is a well known FMCG food manufacturer, with a site on the western edge of Manchester. They are well known as leaders in their area and operate a 24/7 manufacturing and distribution site. They have a large team of engineering staff working on days and nights.


As multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for conducting maintenance and engineering tasks for a FMCG factory, based in Manchester. You will undertake the following:

- Carry out reactive maintenance in a timely manner

- Conduct PPM tasks to schedule

- Provide troubleshooting, repairs and technical support on Electrical and Mechanical issues

- Assist in developing and improving maintenance routines

- Work with equipment suppliers on installations and modifications


Our successful candidate will be happy to work shifts (4 days on 4 off) and be based on site in Manchester as Maintenance Engineer. You will be able to demonstrate the following:

- Qualification in relevant field (ideally electrical engineering), 16th or 17th edition qualifications

- Practical experience of conducting maintenance in a food manufacturing environment

- Proactive approach tor resolving engineering problems and conducting root cause analysis

- Ideally possess some knowledge of PLC troubleshooting and diagnostics, particularly with Siemens products

Job Offer

On offer is a basic salary of £32,000 - £35,000 negotiable plus package. This role is a 4 day on, 4 off shift pattern with no nights.