Shift Engineer

East Midlands
£35000 - £40000 per annum + Additional Benefits
26 Feb 2018
26 Mar 2018
Joe Loughlin
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Shift Engineer Positions - Various Locations

Locations: Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire, Warwickshire, West Midlands, Shropshire

Salary: from £35k-40k (shift pattern varied for different companies)

Job Reference: JL/1958

Engineers! We are currently recruiting Shift Engineers for various food manufacturers in the Midlands. Different roles have different shift patterns and location across the area.

The Role:
  • Maintenance Activities
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Procedures and Practices

You will work towards continuous improvement of all machinery equipment and ways of working in line with business strategy. Be prepared to get your hands dirty!

In this role, you will be responsible for carrying out planned and reactive maintenance activities to minimize downtime and reduce quality issues and comply with legislative, business and site procedures and practices, as well as supporting NPD department with any initiatives. You'll support and coach relevant employees in all aspects of shared maintenance and work alongside side Engineering team.

The Candidate:
  • Recognised engineering qualification
  • Experience with fault diagnosis and breakdown repairs
  • Manufacturing environment experience

Previous experience in multi-skilled engineering is essential, both mechanical and electrical; this could either be through an engineering apprenticeship, degree or HNC. It would be desirable if you had previous experience in Food Manufacturing / FMCG, however any experience in relevant sector will be considered. Knowledge and experience with fault diagnosis, breakdown repairs and wrapping machines is preffered.

You will have an ability to work in a team and on own initiative while supporting your colleagues if help is needed.

Next steps…

Get in touch! If you think this role is for you, send me your CV with JL/1958 as a subject or give me a call on 0161 832 7463 (work) / 07900954724 (mobile), and I'll be more than happy to have a chat and give you more information!

Not for you? That's ok! Maybe you know someone who would be suitable for this position? Pass them the link.

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