Shift Engineer - Street, Somerset - Warehouse Automation

Jonathan Lee Recruitment Ltd
Street, UK
19 Aug 2019
09 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer

Street, Somerset

Warehouse Automation

Salary c. £40,000/year

Career development, training, strong pension and employee benefits package


A truly innovative market leader in bringing new technology to warehouse logistics the world over. Working with our customers all over the world, our client develops customised solutions and are truly at the forefront of industry 4IR.

Employing over 3,000 people across the planet, growing fast and turning over more than €500m year on year. They believe strongly in uniting technological know-how with a long-established experience in diverse industries to be the key to delivering successful solutions for their prestigious client base.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced multi skilled engineer to join this market leading, multi-national company within the residence at a UK household brand name's automated distribution hub in Street, Somerset.

This maintenance Shift Engineer job opportunity comes with a basic salary of circa £40,000/year including shift allowance. We hope to speak to suitably skilled and career-focused multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals as soon as possible.

Key Responsibilities:

Mechanical strip-down/re-assembly, basic field wiring, machine calibration and system testing
Service and repair current installed products in a timely manner
Interpreting electrical circuit diagrams and work with motor controls
Carrying out risk assessments

Undertake breakdown maintenance of site automation as required
Carry out PPM of automation equipment to the required standard
Complete breakdown reports and shift reports
Liaise with operations to ensure workload is prioritised correctly
Assist in project installation work including cost reduction activities

Operate hand tools and assemble parts onto equipment

Minimum Level 3 NVQ qualification in Electrical and/or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent

Electrical/Mechanical maintenance and inspection experience.
Previous experience in logistics automation engineering (beneficial)
3 phase, Single Phase, 24/48V DC knowledge.
Able to read Electrical Drawings

Pneumatic and Hydraulic knowledge beneficial

Computer literate with basic Microsoft Office skills
Salary package

Starting salary of c. £40,000/year (inc shift allowance)
Up to 6% matched company pension contribution
Employee benefits package
Full uniform
Company mobile phone
OT regularly available - not mandatory
Industry leading training and career development opportunities at home and abroad
20 shifts (240 hours) of paid holiday rising with length of service and good attendance records

Please note that this position will from next year involve working on a Panama shift pattern which includes 12-hour day and night shifts.

This is an exciting job opportunity for multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals local to the Street, Somerset area to join a market leading automation systems provider with an array of career paths available both at home and abroad.

If you would like more information, please 'apply' now or contact Colin Reeves on (phone number removed).

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency

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