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Multi Skilled Shift Engineer - Nights (Food Production)

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Kandhu Food and Drink Manufacturing Recruitment
16 January 2013
13 February 2013
Kandhu Recruitment
Business Sector
Contract Type
£24300 per annum + good package

Further information

A superb opportunity for an experienced multi skilled Food Production Engineer to join a major UK food manufacturing group.

THE CLIENT Is a leading manufacturer of chilled foods for the UK's leading supermarkets. This opportunity is based at a business unit/manufacturing plant of a major UK food manufacturing group, with a multimillion pound annual turnover.

THE JOB - Engineer
A multi skilled engineer is required with both electrical and mechanical skills. Reporting to the Engineering Manager;

Operating a 4 on 4 off night shift pattern.

*You will have a hands on approach for varied duties including installation and maintenance of automated and semi-automated food processing equipment and planned maintenance within a food manufacturing environment
*You will be able to take ownership of tasks and take accountability
*Carry out day-to-day repair and maintenance of all equipment on site
*Liaise with Production Department to provide pro-active support to ensure efficiency of production runs
*Pro-active in finding permanent solutions to engineering problems
*Comply with and strongly advocate relevant H&S, Food Hygiene and Environmental legislation

The ideal candidate will be an experienced multi skilled Engineer with:

*Experience in food manufacturing, with mechanical, electrical and fault finding skills
*Suitably qualified in an Engineering discipline with 16th Edition as a minimum
*Preferably you will have a pneumatics qualification and conversant with IEE regulations
*Strong people management and motivational skills
*A 'hands on' approach

Kandhu Recruitment are specialist recruiters within the Food, Drink and FMCG Sector

Kandhu Food and Drink Manufacturing Recruitment

We specialise in Permanent and Interim Recruitment for the following core disciplines – * Technical & Quality* Research & Development* Production & Operations* Engineering* Supply Chain* Sales & Marketing