Multi skilled Engineer, Shropshire
At Arla, we do so much more than make some of the world's favourite dairy products. We make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for and family dinners unforgettable. Cravendale®, Anchor®, Lurpak® and Tickler® - names like these make us a vital, natural part of modern life in over 100 countries around the world. We are 4,000 UK and 19,000 global employees at the heart of it. Every single one of us plays an important role and together we establish our position as one of the largest dairy companies in the world.
About the role
We are now recruiting for a multi skilled Shift Engineer to work at our Oswestry packing facility.
Working as part of a wider team of shift based engineers, the main duties will include undertaking planned preventive maintenance, carrying out breakdown repairs and making continuous improvements to site production lines conducting safety checks and carrying out remedial works as appropriate.
We are a heavily automated site with a very varied portfolio of equipment that includes automated palletisation cells, high tech cheese cutting equipment and X ray machines.
We would welcome applications from candidates who are multi-skilled in both electrical and mechanical principles and previous experience working as a maintenance engineer within the food industry would be beneficial but not essential. The successful applicant will have excellent fault finding skills and will be able to make quick decisions, resolve issues and implement corrective actions. In addition, you will have a good knowledge and understanding of health and safety requirements and the drive and ambition to develop and improve site performance standards.
You will have minimum ONC (or equivalent) in electrical\mechanical principles.
Previous experience working with thermo formers, flow wrappers, check weighers, metal detectors and robotic case packing equipment would be advantageous.
In return you can expect a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to work with a market leading company that encourages internal promotion.
Please apply online as soon as possible. Applications will be handled as soon as they are received. We look forward to hearing from you!