Continental Shift Engineer

Recruiter
Samcra Resourcing
Location
Leeds
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
10 Dec 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is the largest independent co-packer in the UK, working with some of the best-known food brands to provide cost-effective and innovative co-packing and co-manufacturing solutions. With over 30 years experience, a national network of co-packing facilities, committed staff and a flexible approach to business, my client continues to lead the market.
Now recruiting a Continental Shift Engineer on a permanent basis at their Featherstone depot.
The role holder will be responsible for but not limited to the following:
- Assisting the Production team where possible.
- Providing engineering solutions and assisting in operational capacity
- Monitoring all machines and ancillary plant
- Following preventative maintenance and lubrication schedules
- Handling repairs during production
- Planning maintenance
- Inspecting outside production hours - some weekend and overtime working will be required to suit the business needs
- Carrying out scheduled work in order to restore machines and the site back to standard.
- Carrying out change overs when required.
- Looking for opportunities to continuously improve machine performance.
- Following set procedures and guidelines with respect to:-
- Food safety, Hygiene.
- Health and Safety, Lock off etc.
- Assisting in colleague training and development when required.
- Ensuring that good work practices and housekeeping are adhered to.
- Driving own personal development through training and work based experience.
- Undertaking such other duties as may be required from time to time, that reasonably fall within the scope and grade of the post.
Competence Requirements:
- Ideally you may have worked with packaging machinery within FMCG environment with supporting collage/technical qualifications in line with Engineering experience to date
- Familiar with maintaining packing equipment
- Experience of /with the following:
- Experience of horizontal flow packers
- Vertical form fill baggers
- Carton erectors
- Gluing systems
- Met /dets
- Checkweighrers
- Pallet wrapping m/c
- Shrink wrapping
- Various bespoke hand packing / labelling lines some with printers
- Experience of working in a food factory environment would be advantageous
- Fully complete apprenticeship is desirable, with packing experience
- Basic computer literacy.
- Able to communicate and motivate others is an essential part of the role.
- Understanding of internal systems and processes, with the ability to work within these parameters.
- An understanding of health and safety requirements is essential.
- Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive disposition, and a clear focus on meeting deadlines.
- Must be flexible in approach to work and undertake overtime during busy periods when required.
Shifts: 4 on 4off Rotating – 06:00 – 18:00/18:00 – 06:00
Salary: Up to £40,000
If you feel that you have the necessary skills to apply for this role then we want to hear from you.
Samcra Resourcing are an outsourced CV screening company, our clients like to make sure that they are only dealing with relevant applications however please be assured that once you pass the screening process you will be informed of the hiring company and it will be the hiring manager dealing with your application directly

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