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Shift Maintenance Engineer (Electrical)

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c. £34,000 (rising to c. £36,000 after probation)
Closing date
27 Nov 2020

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Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Shift Maintenance Engineer (Electrical)

Job ref: 62625 | c. £34,000 | Aberdeenshire

The company

This role Is working for a highly innovative, private label manufacturer of chilled and frozen products which pride themselves on the quality of products, service level and reliability. Their success is credited to their ability to closely monitor market trends, allowing them to create products which meet consumer and customer needs.

The job

As Shift Maintenance Engineer, you will assume responsibility for the electrical integrity of equipment and will provide full engineering support to the food manufacturing site.

You will carry out planned and preventative maintenance and development of PPM’s where possible, resolve machine breakdowns to ensure maximum food production line efficiency, assist in maintaining the engineering stores by identifying parts and raising parts requisition forms for repairs and stock replenishment, ensure stores booking in and out procedures are being adhered to and ensure current practices meet Health and Safety and Food Safety standards.

Your experience

You will possess a formal engineering qualification to at least City and Guilds level, ONC/HNC level or equivalent engineering industry experience.

You will have a background working in a manufacturing/production environment, most preferably in the food industry, and knowledge of modern processing plant machinery would be preferred.

You will be electrically biased, ideally with experience of electrical test equipment, schematic diagrams, single and 3 phase installations, motors, inverters and PLC’s. A driving licence is also required.

More details

The Shift Maintenance Engineer job is based in the Aberdeenshire region and is paying c. £34,000 then rising to c. £36,000 after completion of probation period.

The working pattern will be 12 hour shifts 4 on, 4 off days (6 am – 6 pm) and nights (6 pm – 6 am).

How to apply

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing. We cover all job levels including Assistants, Technologists, Technicians, Supervisors, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternate job titles

FMCG Engineering Jobs | Shift Engineer | Electrical Engineer | Multiskilled Engineer | Production Engineer | Aberdeenshire | Scotland


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