Multi-skilled Engineer Food manufacturing (4 on/4 off)

High Profile Resourcing Ltd
Chester, UK
04 Oct 2019
27 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Multi-skilled Engineer - Food manufacturing (4 on/4 off)

Location: Cheshire

Salary: £35-38,000 + great benefits

We've got a fantastic opportunity for a Multi-Skilled Engineer to join the Engineering team at our Client's busy manufacturing site. Reporting to the Engineering Team Manager, you will work closely with the production team to ensure that machinery downtime is kept to a minimum and that all preventative maintenance is conducted in advance to avoid production disruption.

The engineering division is a key provider of engineering excellence support to manufacturing. The site has gone under an exciting period of change and is expanding the department to provide structural support as part of their site asset care programme. If you would like to be a part of an excellence team and have an engineering background and experience in mechanical & electrical maintenance and repair activities within a food manufacturing site and are keen to develop your skills further within a challenging environment, then why not become part of our Client's success story?

The role:
  • Work collaboratively within the Engineering & Production teams to ensure downtime is kept to a minimum.
  • Support in investigating means of improving plant productivity.
  • Ensure that all necessary spare parts, materials and equipment are available
  • Investigate and establish causes of all breakdowns and damages.
  • Action any necessary repairs and ensure all measures taken are recorded so recurrent faults can be recognised.
  • Be involved in both electrical and mechanical reactive and pro-active maintenance.
  • Be proactive in ensuring good health and safety on site.

The Person:
  • You will be qualified to NVQ level 3 (or equivalent, ONC mechanical/electrical Engineering, BTEC level 3 in Mechanical & Electrical/Electronic Engineering).
  • Ideally, IEE qualification up to 17th edition Wiring Regulations.
  • Have a proven track record in an Engineering and fault finding role gained from within a FMCG environment (Ideally food industry).
  • Have a good understanding of HACCP principles.
  • Previous experience programming PLC is beneficial however not essential.
  • You will also possess excellent communication skills, demonstrate assertiveness and decision making skills and have a can do attitude to your work.

This is a great opportunity for an individual who is looking for future career opportunities please email your CV or call for more details!

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