Our client is a leading manufacturer with multiple sites across the UK, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. Due to continued growth, they are looking for a hands-on Electrical Biased Maintenance Engineer to join their expanding team.
Role & Responsibilities:
*To carry out planned preventative, predictive and breakdown maintenance, repairs, refurbishment, installation, improvement and modification or upgrade of plant, production, high-speed packaging, PLC's & control systems and site services.
*Working hands-on, leading a team of X3 shift engineers
*Drive forward safe working practices, continuous improvements, influence process change
*Be responsible for coaching & development, staff assessment and appraisals
*Co-ordinate the maintenance activities through workload allocation & PPM management
*Drive team to achieve daily KPi's, adhere to health & safety and quality standards
Knowledge, Skills & Experience:
*Must be an electrically biased multi-skilled engineer
*Strong knowledge of PLC's and software through interrogation and modification
*Ideally have supervisory/team leader experience, but will consider strong and passionate engineers that are looking to take a step up and influence a team
*Must have served a hands-on time served apprenticeship, ideally in electrical engineering
*Ideally be qualified to ONC / HNC in electrical engineering
*Knowledge of COSHH, Health & Safety, Food Hygiene Standards a bonus
*Preferably have worked in a food manufacturing or FMCG environment previously
*Flexible character to working rotating shift patterns
Shifts & Benefits Package:
*Shift:-12 Hour Shifts (5.30pm- 5.30am) - Monday - Thursday OR Friday - Sunday
*Salary:- £45k-£48k + Overtime
*Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance, Discounted Products, 22 Days Shift Holidays
Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -
Emma Hardman 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.
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