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Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Manchester, Lancashire
£41,000 to £44,000
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
A leading food manufacturing business located in Manchester, is currently on a lookout for a Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer, to join a genuinely great engineering team. 4 on 4 off (DAYS/NIGHTS) With the recent growth and huge investments that have been injected into the business, it's a really exciting time for the business, as they implement and work on various projects, in which you can make your own stamp.Reporting into the Shift Engineering Manager and Maintenance Manager you will take responsibility for both proactive and reactive maintenance duties within this fast-paced production environment. As a key member of the Engineering team, you will share responsibility for achieving budgeted machine performance targets and ensuring the machines are kept running to peak performance within the manufacturing unit. With the recent automation improvements the engineering team now works at 80% preventative maintenance and 20% reactive.Key responsibilities;- To complete planned mechanical / electrical maintenance, fault finding and breakdown repairs, installation and modification to plant and services.- Maintain and repair plant and equipment to high Engineering, Quality, Safety and Hygiene standards- Ensure all Engineering work is carried out in an efficient and effective manner, in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practice, Health and Safety Legislation and current Company Standards- Learn and understand the correct operation of each piece of equipment so as to know what effect there is on parameter changes and what can be achieved by the equipment- Fault diagnose and complete breakdown repairs of process equipment, packaging equipment and site services- Manage your workload and time plan seeking out improvements and running repairs- Undertake training and up-skilling programmes as directed by business needs and to keep abreast of technological advancements and maintain skill level- You will need to facilitate a speedy response to all plant stoppages and to help plan / implement modifications to new and existing equipment.- Ensure an in depth-handover is provided to oncoming shift, to include Engineering, manufacturing & warehouse issues- Be available to cover for holidays and sickness with appropriate noticeSuccessful Multi Skilled Engineers will be/have;- Previous experience of working within a food/FMCG manufacturing environment- Time served apprenticeship in an engineering discipline, holding an Electrical engineering HND / HNC / BTech / ONC / C and G Level 3 qualifications or higher- Degree / HND or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering / Electrical EngineeringWhy Work here?Apart for a competitive salary, the company also offers many fantastic bonuses. Such as:- Various Upskilling programmes done both internally and externally.- Retail Discounts- Pension Scheme- Free Parkingand many moreIf this role sounds of interest, and you'd be interested in learning more about this business, then please apply, and we will contact you shortly.
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  • Job Reference: 702711080-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Futures
  • Location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Salary: £41,000 to £44,000
  • Sector: Primary Industry
  • Job Type: Permanent