Maintenance Engineer

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Maintenance Engineer

Alexander Steele are currently recruiting for a one of the UK’s largest producers of chilled food. They are looking for a Maintenance Engineer, paying £34,000 per annum and working a 24 hour shift pattern covering, days, nights & weekends. They work with some of the UK’s largest retailers and food service companies, and so have extensive knowledge of the market. They are currently looking for a Multi Skilled Engineer (Electrical Bias) for their site in the central belt. You will work as part of a team and be responsible for carrying out both proactive and reactive maintenance to a wide range of automated machinery. Key Accountabilities Repair and maintain all equipment to the manufacturer’s standard Carry out maintenance, testing and repair work and complete relevant documentation Support continuous improvement projects and installation of new machinery Work with your engineering colleagues to ensure departmental KPI’s are met Work with Engineering Management in maintaining the departments safety standards and compliance with regulatory requirements Communicate effectively with team members, production managers and supervisors on any breakdown information and timescales to the best of your knowledge The ideal candidate will possess: - HND Level or above in relevant engineering Qualification A proven track record within a food or similar FMCG manufacturing environment Time served electrician (17th Edition Qualification desirable) Multi skilled with sound knowledge of mechanical and electrical principles Problem solving skills with understanding of root cause analysis Flexible approach to shift working to meet factory requirements Ability to work to manage workload whilst working to the required deadlines This is a full-time position working a 7 day over 14-day shift pattern. They offer attractive salaries along with company pension scheme and Occupational Health support. If this is of interest please apply now!