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Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

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£40,000 - £50,000
Closing date
3 Jun 2024

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Food Manufacturing

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Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

£40,000 - £50,000
Food Manufacturing
Job ref: 8622

The company

This company promotes a positive working environment for all employees and is ever evolving with industry changes. Consistently maintaining a high level of knowledge and efficiency at the forefront, resulting in their ever-growing success in food manufacturing.

About the Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer job

The purpose of your role will be to ensure that all engineering duties are completed to the highest of standards in line with policies and procedures relating to the business.

Key tasks

  • Plan and complete all PPM tasks as scheduled and update the site’s maintenance system accordingly with required corrective actions, provide and be responsible for preventative and reactive maintenance where required and Completion of root cause analysis and engineering.
  • Prioritise and complete maintenance requests/attend breakdowns in timely manner and update companies’ maintenance log system. Ensure Health and Safety and Food Safety requirements are always followed and handovers are carried out effectively and precisely, maintain workshop, tool bags and equipment is clean and in full working condition and accounted for.
  • Oversee all chemicals / lubricants / materials have current up to date data sheets and specifications and be involved in change control process on any alterations to site fabric / equipment and plant.
  • Issue of permit to work in line with policies and to ensure no work on site is undertaken without relevant documentation and control measures in place.
  • Ensure all equipment is maintained to a high-level standard for machinery to run with minimal engineering DT and maintain inventory and stock control.  

About You

The successful candidate shall have an experienced background in electrical & mechanical engineering ideally within the food manufacturing/fmcg industry.  

  • A keen eye for detail and a high level of mechanical precision.
  • An organised individual with leadership qualities.
  • IT literate particularly Microsoft Office.
  • Prepared to be hands on as well as completing administrative reports.

More details

The Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer job is based in Kent and is paying between £40,000 - £50,000 according to your experience.

The package includes Company pension, flexitime, on-site parking, referral programme and sick pay.

The working hours are Monday - Friday, 9 hour day shifts with flexitime.

Alternate job titles

Maintenance Technician | Multi Skilled Engineer | Manufacturing Engineer | Production Engineer | FMCG Engineer | Food Manufacturing Engineering Jobs


Since 2000, b3 jobs has been helping to further 1000s of people’s careers within the food manufacturing industry, throughout the whole of the UK. As one of the leading specialist food manufacturing recruitment agencies, b3 jobs cover all disciplines both permanent and interim and from graduates to MD’s,

Our core values are always:

  • to find the very best job for you - not us!
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  • to advise and not pressurise, so that you can make the right decisions for you

We genuinely strive to provide you with what you want – a job that not only offers the salary you’re after, but also the career progression and job satisfaction that makes going to work all the more worthwhile. Enough trumpet blowing though – visit our website to read just some of our happy previous candidate testimonials - we are more than happy to let our reputation precede us!

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Company info
01435 866000
Heffle Buildings
33a High Street
East Sussex
TN21 8HU

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