Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer (Electrically Biased) (SE19399 / 534) Cambridgeshire, England

Salary: GBP41500 - GBP46500 per annum + Benefits

Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer – Electrically Biased
Central Cambridgeshire
Commutable from – Huntingdon, Chatteris, March, Ely, Cambridge, Newmarket, Littleport, Sutton
£41,500 (Rising to £46,500)
4on 4off 12hr Days & Nights Shift

Our client is a leading global packaging manufacturer, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. They are looking for a multi-skilled shift engineer that is electrically biased to join their team.

Role & Responsibilities:

• Carry out electrical & mechanical PPM, breakdowns and continuous improvement work
• Working on high-speed production & packaging machinery, industrial processing equipment, site services & associated plant, robotics & automation
• Monitor machine performance, reliability & efficiencies
• PLC – electrical fault finding – Siemens, Mitsubishi & Allen Bradley
• Work daily from electrical drawings & schematics to solve & rectify problems effectively
• Support site electrical installation projects, test & inspection work
• Diagnose, report and resolve any machine, plant & equipment deficiencies
• Required to work at heights, in confined spaces and lifting of heavy equipment/parts

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

• Must be a multi-skilled engineer but electrically biased
• Educated to minimum City & Guilds Level 3 or ONC level in electrical
• Have completed a time-served engineering apprenticeship
• Must be able to follow electrical drawings & schematics
• Need to have a “get stuck in” approach to engineering, not afraid to get hands dirty
• Ideally have worked in FMCG, food & plastics manufacturing
• Happy with working across manufacturing, site services & associated industrial plant
• Beneficial to have carried out electrical installations to 17th / 18th edition wiring regs
• Must be able to fault find on PLC’s
• Happy with carrying out mechanical fault finding on industrial equipment
• Comfortable with working at heights, heavy lifting and working in confined spaces

Shifts & Benefits Package:

• Shift:- 12hr 4on 4off Days & Nights
• Salary:- £41,500 (Rising to £46,500 after 6-month probation) + Overtime
• Benefits:- 21 Shift Holidays, Private Pension, X4 Life Assurance, BUPA Health Cashplan, Training &
Development Opportunities, Onsite Parking

SE19399 / 534

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