Shift Engineer (Multi-skilled)

AIM Recruitment
£49,000 pa (Inc. 6k shift allowance) + Pension + relocation allowance + benefits
10 Aug 2017
10 Sep 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Role title: Multi-skilled Engineer (Electrical bias)  

Location: Staffordshire  

Salary: £49k pa (Inc. 6k shift allowance) + £5k relocation allowance + pension (Up to 8%) + benefits

The Role

AIM recruitment has a new opportunity for a Multi-Skilled Engineer to join a leading cheese/dairy producer who supply over 40% of the hard cheese sold in UK retailers.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the purpose of the Multi-Skilled Engineer is to facilitate the achievement of factory KPIs through the application of engineering / maintenance principles.  

Centrally located at the feet of the Pennines, this role is 4 days on 4 days off shift pattern. 2 days and 2 night shifts, (12 hr shifts).


  • Continuous Improvement - Systematically review performance, identifying and implementing opportunities to improve factory lines and equipment reliability and efficiency using the tools available.
  • Reactive, preventative and planned maintenance
  • Perform root cause analysis and fault finding
  • Application of LEAN techniques
  • Application / adherence of TPM

Candidate Requirements:

  • Proven years practical engineering experience with a strong electrical bias
  • Food factory production / manufacturing experience essential.
  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline.
  • Exceptional fault finding / root cause analysis skills
  • PLC experience
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good organisational skills and ability to prioritise work load
  • Flexibility when required

Interested? Please contact Chris Clarke at AIM Recruitment on or call 0115 923 4651 for a confidential conversation.

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