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Multi-Skilled Shift Engineers (Mechanically Biased)

Multi-Skilled Shift Engineers (Mechanically Biased) (SE19967 / 534) Birmingham, England

Salary: GBP40000 - GBP43000 per annum + Benefits

Multi-Skilled Shift Engineers (Mechanically Biased)


Commutable from Dudley, Wolverhampton, Bromsgrove, West Brom, Walsall, Redditch, Cannock
£40,000-£43,000 + Regular Overtime

12hr Shifts – 2 Days / 2 Nights / 4 Off


Benefits:-      Up to 10% Match Pension, 20 Shift Holidays, Discounts At Most Retailers, Qualifications, Reduced Dental etc.


Our client is a leading food manufacturer, that values hard work, teamwork and developing people. They are part of a global group with multiple sites in the UK, this is their biggest factory employing over 500 people. They are looking for several Multi-Skilled Shift Engineers with a Mechanical Biased to join their growing teams.


Role & Responsibilities:


  • Responsible for reactive & planned maintenance across all areas of engineering – manufacturing, production, site services, infrastructure & plant equipment
  • Carry out PPM schedule effectively and efficiently
  • Involved with site project work – installations & upgrades to machinery
  • 75% faults are mechanical / 25% electrical
  • Mechanical fabrication, fitting, welding & machining to make parts & repairs
  • Working on high-speed food production & packaging lines, robotics, chillers, freezers, cooling tunnels, mixers, ovens, weighers, baggers, labellers, food processing equipment
  • Dealing with pneumatics, motors, bearings, shafts, gearboxes, drives, hydraulics, compressors


Knowledge, Skills & Experience:


  • MUST have completed a time-served recognised UK apprenticeship
  • Have worked in food manufacturing or a similar fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Able to work to time sensitive breakdowns and repairs
  • Worked on structured PPM’s – on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Must be a mechanically biased engineer
  • Attitude is everything – wants engineers that are willing to get stuck in and learn new things
  • City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3 qualified in engineering as a minimum requirement
  • Mechanical fabrication, fitting, welding, machining skills beneficial
  • Comfortable working on site infrastructure and associated plant equipment
  • Be a skilled engineering craftsman ideally


Shifts & Benefits Package:


  • Hours:- 12hr Shifts – 2 Days / 2 Nights / 4 Off (7-7)
  • Salary:- £40,000-£43,000 + Regular Overtime
  • Benefits:- Up to 10% Match Pension, X4 Life Assurance, BUPA Healthcare, 20 Shift Holidays,

Discounts At Most Retailers, Qualifications, Reduced Dental, Eyecare etc.


SE19967 / 534


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