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Shift Engineer (Electrical Biased)

Shift Engineer (Electrical Biased) (SE24088) Essex, England

Salary: GBP45000 - GBP50000 per annum + Benefits

Shift Engineer (Electrically Biased)
South Essex (RM18)

Commutable from – Grays, Romford, Pufleet, Basildon, Southend-On-Sea, Wickford

4on 4off Days & Nights




  • £500 Attendance Bonus & £500 Target Bonus
  • 24 Shifts Holiday + Birthday Off
  • Private Healthcare Cover + Perkbox Discounts
  • Salary Sacrifice Car & Tech Schemes


Our client is a leading packaging manufacturer, part of a multi-billion-pound global group, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. They are looking for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer, that is electrically biased, to join their close-knit team.



Role & Responsibilities:


  • Carrying out PPM, reactive & predictive maintenance/breakdown analysis
  • Dealing with high-speed production, processing & packaging machinery
  • Working on such machinery / systems as:- conveyors, silos, blowers, steam & boiler systems, industrial control systems, dryers, robotics, chillers, air systems, automation & control systems
  • PLC’s – electrical fault finding
  • Electrical & mechanical fault finding, analysis & repair
  • Stores and spare parts management, use of Maximo asset care management systems
  • Dealing with motors, gearboxes, pneumatics, sensors, drives, inverters, circuits, hydraulics



Knowledge, Skills & Experience:


  • Must be a multi-skilled engineer, with a an electrical biased
  • Have completed a recognised engineering apprenticeship – formal qualifications
  • Ideally HNC qualified
  • Able to react to breakdowns effectively, safely and efficiently
  • Both electrical & mechanical fault-finding capabilities
  • Ideally have worked in FMCG, fast-paced manufacturing
  • Dealt with hydraulics & pneumatics,
  • PLC – electrical fault finding skills
  • 17th or 18th Edition beneficial
  • Need to be self-motivated, team players, strong communicator, enthusiastic & driven character
  • Able to work on own initiative, sometimes unsupervised
  • Good IT Skills, use of SAP




“To apply please email your CV / resume to [ ]”. – Chris Gumm – 01275 371 981