Multi Skilled Engineering Technician

Batley, West Yorkshire
£Competitive + Benefits
26 Sep 2018
24 Oct 2018
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Engineering Technician (Multi Skilled), Batley, West Yorkshire, Food Manufacturing

Do you have the four ingredients of success?

  • Make things happen with agility and pace
  • Seek out and thrive on a challenge
  • The desire to lead in the food industry
  • Entrepreneurial spirit

Whether you're a "Nibbler, Dunker or a Full Packet Muncher" - We're all about being the best biscuit bakery in Britain!

Exciting opportunities have arisen for an Engineering Technician, Electrically or Mechanical bias Multi-skilled Engineer to join our team of factory maintenance professionals. A friendly and welcoming bunch, who will help to make you feel at home within the business.

This is a great role that will see you working hands on in a fast paced production environment, providing you with the chance to enhance your current skills and progress through the business. The department are successfully moving through a pro active approach instead of re-active and they require someone who is passionate about continuous improvement.

Roles like this really don't come around very often, so if you're an experienced Engineer with supervisory experience working within the FMCG, Food or manufacturing sector and you feels it's time to play in the big leagues - step up to the plate…and try not to crumble…

This is where you come in…

This role is for experienced hands on engineer that thrive on diagnosing faults and identifying corrective actions. An Engineer who like to roll up their sleeves and work on the tools, craftsmen that can offer their time as mentors to the apprentices and more junior engineers, team players that enjoy the atmosphere created by working with like minded people that understand while we face new challenges daily it's also essential that the working environment remains fun and friendly for the team.

The role is that of a key technical expert within the site's engineering team. With the ever-increasing demands of new technologies arriving on-site coupled with the challenges of maximising availability and output from 70+years old kit, the need for technical expertise, both electrical and mechanical, across a 24/7 shift pattern is essential in supporting the site's operational needs.

The Engineering Technician will work closely with Engineering Team Leaders, Maintenance Engineers and Engineering Managers, as well as interacting daily with operations colleagues such as Line Captains, Operators and QA Technologists.

Weighing up costs vs benefits to evaluate where maximum value-added effort/expenditure should be directed. Dealing with fast-moving production situations and reacting to internal customer demands to make the right decisions under pressure to keep the factory running without compromising people - or product-safety.

This is an opportunity like no other and we're looking to forward to seeing what you can really do…

About you


  • Previous Engineering Experience ideally multi Skilled
  • Engineering Technician with a completed an electrical or mechanically-biased apprenticeship
  • Ability to communicate effectively with those at all levels, written and verbal
  • Coaching skills
  • Ability to self-manage and motivate
  • Ability to take on new skills and knowledge and apply these in the workplace
  • Experience of FMCG manufacturing company - desirable not essential
  • History in engineering roles on complex fast moving sites - desirable although not essential

These roles don't come around often, so don't delay, we want to see your CV today………..

Shifts: Nights ( 4 on 4 off )

Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits + Prospects

*Due to the amount of applications received, only those who our client wishes to progress will be contacted. If you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for reading this advertisement.

This role may be of interest to people interested in the following: Engineering Manager, Engineering Supervisor, Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrician, Mechanic, Multiskilled, Team Leader, PPM, Food Manufacturing, FMCG, Production, Manufacturer, Operations, Leeds, Wakefield, Doncaster, Huddersfield, Halifax, Barnsley


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