Maintenance Engineer

Are you a time served Maintenance Engineer with food manufacturing or packaging experience?

Do you have recognised electrical and/or mechanical qualifications?

If so, this role working for a progressive and fast expanding food manufacturing company based in Halstead could be what you have been looking for!

Job Description:
Providing immediate support in the event of machinery breakdowns,
Maximizing the plant availability on a range of process and packaging lines,
Proactively improving equipment operation to reduce machine downtime and increase production efficiency,
Carrying out tasks with minimal supervision and conducting work appropriately and safely,
Ensuring all machinery and services are in good working order, ready for production use.

Completed a time served Engineering apprenticeship
Have recognised electrical and/or mechanical qualifications
Use a logical and methodical approach to fault finding and resolution
Previous experience as a Multi-Skilled Engineer / Packaging Engineer
Have previous experience within a food production and packaging environment (FMCG)
Be available if a major breakdown occurs which requires out of hours assistance to resolve the issue.
Have an understanding of PLC and computer controlled equipment and be competent in electrical/mechanical fault finding and analysis skills
Ensure all work carried out complies with internal and legal policies.

Salary – £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Free car parking on site
Hours are 22:00 to 6am Sunday to Thursday for one month, then 6am to 2pm Monday to Friday for one month with the occasional day shift or other shift patterns as and when required.

If you feel you have the right skills and experience for the role then please submit your CV via this website.

My name is Simon Clark and I work at the Witham branch of Prime-Appointments and I look forward to hearing from you soon.

Please note that if you have not been contacted within 7 days your application for this position has been unsuccessful.