Shift Engineer

Michael Page Finance
21 Apr 2019
26 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Work for a leading business which has over 60 sites in the UK

Preventative & Reactive Maintenance to site equipment

Client Details

With a site in Medway, my client is a global hygiene and facility service leader. They deliver value-added textile, hygiene and safety solutions across 28 countries in Europe & Latin America and have more than 45,000 employees delivering these services to customers every single day. They are industry leaders because their customers appreciate their commitment to both quality and service.

They values the effort that every one of their 45,000 people puts in, day and night, to deliver an exceptional service. Nobody can match their understanding of the importance of innovations or the skills required to deliver them. Their customers know that the client enables them to benefit from continuous improvements in efficiency and this translates directly into reduced costs and lower environmental impact. The client as over 9,000 employees working at over 60 sites, making them a major UK employer.


To ensure the Company's disciplines, rules and standards are maintained.
Ensure the company assets are maintained to achieve maximum efficiency.
Excellent communication between Production staff and co-workers.
Maintain knowledge of all spare parts on site for plant.
To work within the procedures and standards as determined by the company's written standards.
Undertake planned maintenance tasks as instructed to the relevant engineering and safety standards.
Undertake repairs to equipment in a safe and timely manner.
Undertake remedial engineering works to equipment or site as instructed by the Manager.
To ensure any risks of safety or failure of equipment or site are communicated to the Manager.


Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
Ability to develop effective working relationships across all levels of management and staff and work as part of a team.
High attention to detail.
Ability to make decisions
Flexible and able to react quickly to the needs of the business
Problem solving/analytical ability
Self motivated
Flexibility to work unsocial hours, possibly including night shift
Must possess a recognised qualification relevant to the role (e.g. mechanical or electrical C&G)
Skilled in both Electrical and Mechanical trades
Preferred knowledge of other disciplines including pneumatics, hydraulics, steam systems

Job Offer

Competitive Salary + Benefits

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