Multi-skilled maintenance engineer

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Newton Solney
£36,500 per annum
06 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer vacancies in Ashbourne. £36,879. 4 on 4 off shift pattern.

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer in Ashbourne, Derbyshire.
Salary: £36,879 + overtime - Shifts: 4 on 4 off. 06:00-18:00 - 18:00 - 06:00

Your new company

This established business is one of the UK's top 10 food companies. They produce around 200,000 tons of food every year and supply to major restaurant chains and retailers in the United Kingdom and Continental Europe.

Your new role
Your main responsibilities will include installing, maintaining and carrying out improvements to equipment in the factory whilst working closely with other departments. You will be a part of a high pressured environment and will be responsible for reducing financial loss to the business by reacting immediately to breakdowns. Your position of multi-skilled maintenance engineer will be truly valued as part of a operationally essential team

What you'll need to succeed
It is essential for you to have an electrical qualification, City and Guilds or HNC equivalent. Time served with a recognised apprenticeship is preferred. You will need to have experience in either an FMCG background or within a food manufacturing environment and be able to work well under pressure.
Other essential skills:

  • Experience working on high speed machines
  • Experience working in a highly pressured environment
  • Any wielding experience
  • Hydraulics/pneumatics experience
  • Fault finding
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Understanding of the principles of Food Technology and Food Safety
  • Basic understanding of PLC's

What you'll get in return
You will be offered an excellent salary of £36,879 and will be Multi-Skilled. There will also be a benefits package which includes pension - 4% employer contribution when there is a 3% employee contribution. 22 days holiday and life assurance x 3 annual salary. There is free onsite parking and an onsite canteen available.

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