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Engineering Supervisor Nights

Hunter Selection Limited
Closing date
1 Nov 2021

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Contract Type
Full Time
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Engineering Supervisor (Nights)
North Cambridgeshire
Commutable from - Wisbech, Peterborough, March, Chatteris, Holbeach, King's Lynn, Outwell
12hr 4on 4off Permanent Nights

Our client is a leading multi-national food manufacturer & packaging organisation, supplying into all the supermarkets. They are looking for an experienced Engineering Supervisor to come on board and lead their close-knit night shift team.

Role & Responsibilities:

*Provide electrical & mechanical support & repairs for all high-speed food production lines
*Carry out PPM's, reactive maintenance & project work
*Lead a small engineering night shift team to achieve their full potential
*Working on conveyors, automation & controls, fillers, tray sealers, robotics, PLC's, palletisers, packaging machinery, checkweighers, metal detectors, mixers
*Plan and prioritise the shift workload
*Execute the planned preventative maintenance schedule
*Ensure the shift engineering team adhere to good manufacturing practices (GMP)
*Project work - machine upgrades, continuous improvements & modifications
*Issue right to work permit to contractors

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Must be a multi-skilled engineer (ideally electrically biased)
*Have completed a time-served accredited apprenticeship
*Be a confident character, as need to be responsible for the engineering function on nights
*Must have previously worked as an engineering supervisor / team leader
*Strong electrical & mechanical fault finding & repairs capabilities
*Previous experience of working in food or FMCG manufacturing
*Must have previously worked permanent nights
*Any previous experience of project work would be great
*Knowledge of GMP, food hygiene, health & safety standards
*Able to input data into PPM systems, and allocate workload to team

Shifts & Benefits Package:

*Shifts:-12hr 4on 4off Permanent Nights (6pm-6am)
*Salary:- £47,000
*Benefits:- 23 Shift Holidays, 8% Match Private Pension, X4 Life Assurance, Staff Discounts,
Cycle-To-Work-Scheme, Share Save Scheme

Job Reference No: CG19154 / 534

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -
Chris Gumm on or by sending your CV directly to him 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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