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Maintenance Engineer

Maintenance Engineer (E4543) Stonehouse, England

Salary: 6% Pension, 5% Bonus

Our client is a leading food manufacturer, part of a global blue-chip organisation, with multiple sites throughout the UK. Due to internal movement within their engineering team, they are looking for a number of multi-skilled shift engineers. 

Role & Responsibilities:

• Provide front line maintenance support to the shift operations team
• Keep machinery working to the designed output efficiency
• Dismantle and re-assemble all production equipment
• Electrical, instrumentation and mechanical maintenance
• Regular PPM and scheduled maintenance and improvement works

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

• Must be a multi-skilled maintenance engineer (electrical & mechanical)
• Track record of electrical fault finding & ideally knowledge of PLC’s
• Must have exposure of working in a Food/FMCG manufacturing environment
• Self-motivated and able to work in a team
• Knowledge of lean manufacturing practices & continuous improvement mentality
• Must have a recognised apprenticeship to ONC/HNC

Shifts & Benefits Package:

• Shift:- 4 on 4 off, 2 days 2 nights
• Salary:- £45,500 - rising to £46,500 after probation + Overtime
• Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance, 5% Bonus

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy –
Scott Bird on 01275 371981 or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on 01275 371981 and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.