Multi Skilled Engineer

Are you a Maintenance Engineer on the lookout for an interesting PERMANENT position near you? Then look no further, as I have the perfect opportunity for you! One of our Food Manufacturing partners in the Cheshire region are on the lookout for a diverse individual who is qualified in Maintenance Engineering with the additional experience in Manufacturing.

This role in working 4 on 4off (6pm till 6am)


This well-established organisation is renowned for constantly working in partnership with local communities and suppliers in the UK.

This Food Manufacturer are always looking to better themselves and grow with the times, they have recently invested in many new ways of working to improve the site and drive the department forward, another advantage of working with this organisation is that they offer an impressive benefits package.



Roles and Responsibility



  • Being a Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for dealing with both reactive and preventative maintenance across the whole site.

  • You will be involved with a variety of projects such as, PPM, Continuous Improvement and New Machinery Installations along with other colleagues within the company.

  • Diagnose and resolve faults, machine emergencies or unplanned problems in a systematic and logical manner

  • Another key attribute as a Maintenance Engineer for this company is to be able to plan and apply forward thinking, to ensure limited downtime.

  • Problem solves one off and recurring issues to implement effective corrective actions

  • Having a mechanical or electrical skill set, will mean that your role is varied due to the nature of the company and the challenges which you will be faced with 24/7.

  • Develop and update Standard Operating Procedures for each machine

  • Providing regular feedback to the Shift Engineering Manager on operational and maintenance issues.



To Be Successful



  • You will need to hold one of the following qualifications to be considered: City and Guilds Level 3, NVQ Level 3 or BTEC (Apprenticeship) in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.

  • You will need to be competent in dealing with breakdowns on FMCG Production Machinery

  • Industry experience within one of the following areas is essential: Food, Drink, Packaging, Print, Textiles or any other FMCG environment.

  • The following job titles that would be considered for this role would be; Maintenance Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Technician, Maintenance Fitter, Shift Electrician, Maintenance Technician, Shift Engineer, Multi Skilled Electrician or Shift Maintenance Fitter.



In return, for being multi skilled biased you will be offered a truly varied role within a dynamic and a fast-paced business where opportunities to develop your skill sets and career progression path often arise.




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