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Mechanical Engineer

Employer
MorePeople
Location
Ipswich
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Closing date
26 Feb 2024

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Contract Type
Permanent
Function
Engineering
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details



Mechanical Engineer | Debach, Woodbridge | Monday - Friday | £40,000,Company Car & Phone

Mechanical Engineer - Agricultural Equipment

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding role in the agricultural sector? Do you have extensive knowledge and experience in mechanical engineering, vehicle mechanics, and electrics? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

We are a high-quality poultry producer with multiple sites across the UK. We are red tractor certified, which means we adhere to the highest standards of animal welfare, food safety, and environmental protection. We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join our dynamic engineering team and help us maintain and improve our agricultural equipment and facilities.

What's in it for you?
  • A competitive salary, company car, and mobile phone
  • A Monday-Friday, 48-hour work week
  • A varied and mobile role, working from our workshop in Debach and attending sites across Norfolk.
  • A friendly and supportive work environment, with reduced staff shop and canteen, staff and family day events, monthly employee raffle draw, long service rewards, and health support services
  • Ample opportunities for internal progression and training


What does the role entail?
  • Looking after agricultural equipment and vehicles.
  • Installing and maintaining items such as water lines, drinker systems, feeder systems, gas brooder heaters, and other agricultural equipment
  • Troubleshooting and repairing any mechanical, electrical, or plumbing issues
  • Ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations and quality standards


What are we looking for?
  • Knowledge of vehicle mechanics (City and Guilds 3905)
  • Knowledge of mechanical engineering (BTech Level 3)
  • Plumbing skills
  • Knowledge of electrics, including 230/415 volts and vehicle electrics
  • Experience in working with agricultural equipment and facilities
  • A valid UK driving license
  • A proactive, flexible, and problem-solving attitude


What's next?

If you are interested in this position, please email me your CV and cover letter to austin@morepeople.co.uk. We will follow up with a call to discuss the role further and arrange an interview. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at the same email address.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Company

MorePeople are a specialist recruitment business for the food, fresh produce, horticulture and agriculture industries. Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience in the industry, we’re a growing team comprising of a mixture of ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters passionate about the sector.

Offering a functional approach to recruitment, we have dedicated expert teams to assist in all roles across a business;

  • Commercial  
  • NPD
  • Operations
  • Technical
  • Growing
  • Agronomy
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • HR, Admin & IT
  • Rural Surveyors, Land Agents & Estate Managers

The team are committed to offering the best recruitment service for all professional roles within the sectors in which we operate.

Find out more on our website at www.morepeople.co.uk or call us on 01780 480530.

 

Company info
Website
Telephone
01780 480530
Location
MorePeople
Cherryholt House
Cherryholt Road
Stamford
Lincolnshire
PE9 2EP
United Kingdom

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