Multi-Shift Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Hunter Selection Ltd
Location
Luton, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Sep 2019
Closes
17 Sep 2019
Ref
1260689715
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Multi-Shift Maintenance Engineer
Luton
Commutable from Hitchin, Hemel Hempstead, Leighton Buzzard, Welwyn Garden City
£42,000 + Overtime
Permanent 12hr 4on 4off Days & Nights

Our client is a leading fresh food processing & packaging manufacturer, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. Due to continued customer growth they are looking for a number of Multi-Skilled Shift Engineers to join their close knit team.

Role & Responsibilities:

* Provide front line engineering support to all food processing, production & packaging machinery
* Prioritise breakdowns on shift to get machinery up and running as safely and quickly as possible
* Carrying out both electrical & mechanical fault finding & routine maintenance plans
* Keep machinery working to the designed output efficiency
* Dealing with conveyors, PLC's, control systems, motors, pumps, inverters, HMi's etc.
* Regular PPM and scheduled maintenance and improvement works

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

* Need to be a multi-skilled maintenance engineer - electrically biased
* Ideally Apprentice trained
* Strong cultural fit need to be a confident character with a good sense of humour
* Ideally have at least 5years' experience in food / FMCG manufacturing
* Experienced in high-volume, fast moving environment
* Excellent verbal & written communication skills
* Beneficial to have worked on high-speed food production, packaging & processing machinery
* Advantageous to have 17th / 18th Edition
* Proven experience of continuous improvement activities
* PLC - electrical fault-finding
* Strong electrical & mechanical problem-solving skills
* Must be able to safely diagnose and isolate electrical faults

Shifts & Benefits Package:

* Shift:- Permanent 12hr 4on 4off Days & Nights 6-6
* Salary:- £42,000 + Regular Overtime
* Benefits:- Pension Scheme, 20 Shift Holidays & Life Assurance

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Job Reference No: SE15416 / 534

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -
Hannah Arnold on or by sending your CV directly to her at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area, we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.

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