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Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer

Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer (SE22749 / 534) Bedfordshire, England

Salary: GBP49000 - GBP49200 per annum + Benefits

Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer


Commutable from Bedford, St. Neots, Stevenage, Royston, Hitchin, Biggleswade, Sandy, Welwyn
£49,200 + Overtime + Bonus

12hr Panama Shift – Days & Nights


Benefits:-      Up to 10% Match Pension, X4 Life Assurance, BUPA Healthcare, 21 Shifts Holiday, EAP, Staff Discounts Platform, Enhanced Parental Policies, C2W


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 one of their flagship growing operations. They are looking for a

Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer due to increased growth within the business.



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
  • Electrical & mechanical fault finding & repairs
  • Dealing with high-speed food production, processing & packaging machinery, automation & controls
  • PLC – electrical fault finding
  • Worked on motors, servo drives, sensors, inverters, pneumatics, gearboxes, pumps, compressors
  • Continuous improvements – suggesting new things, sharing ideas



Knowledge, Skills & Experience:


  • Have completed a recognised engineering apprenticeship
  • Be a multi-skilled engineer – ideally with an electrical biased
  • Must have worked in a food / FMCG manufacturing environment that is fast paced
  • Working knowledge of a CMMS system
  • Be a team player, want proactive individuals
  • Qualified to HNC level
  • PLC – electrical fault finding
  • Able to fault find both electrically & mechanically
  • Comfortable working at heights and in hot conditions sometimes
  • Happy working in a time-sensitive busy environment
  • Have experience with continuous improvements & lean manufacturing
  • Any qualifications in food hygiene, safety etc. beneficial



SE22749 / 534


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