Multi Skilled Mainteance Engineer

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Multi Skilled Mainteance Engineer

Alexander Steele Recruitment is currently working with a brilliant family-run food manufacturing business based in East Lothian. We are currently assisting them with the recruitment of a Maintenance Engineer to join their business. Working Monday - Friday - Dayshift paying up to £40,000 for the right candidate. The Role Providing reactive maintenance support to the production operation to ensure that breakdowns are resolved quickly and efficiently using the resources available Assessment, identification, modification and performance of preventative maintenance ensuring that all farm equipment, wrapping machines, labellers and refrigeration plant are available for use Actively identify and implement plans to eliminate unnecessary losses such as cost, waste and inefficiencies. Carry out proactive reviews of all equipment on-site and recommend solutions leading to continuous improvement Work closely with site management to ensure all site maintenance work is carried out correctly and promptly. Assist in the sourcing of parts where needed and following up to ensure timely fitting Establish and maintain an efficient stock of essential parts using good stock control techniques Maintain accurate, up-to-date records following good documentation practices and keeping management up to date on the process To assist third party contractors when required. Provides the necessary support and guidance to ensure the safety of personnel and equipment Conducts regular audits, including risk assessments and safety reviews Safety is the number one priority. Maintain health, safety and hygiene standards following company rules and regulations The Candidate Sound electrical and mechanical knowledge Strong troubleshooting/problem-solving skills Self-motivated and able to work in a team Good verbal and written communication skills. A high level of technical ability Knowledge of Microsoft packages Flexibility in working hours A recognised qualification in Electrical Installation Several years’ similar experience in a food manufacturing/horticultural/agricultural environment Some ability to weld Full driving licence If you're interested and would like to learn more about this opportunity please apply with your most recent CV or contact Clarke Smith directly