Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Ref: 17155 / 534_1596812051
Posted: 07/08/2020
Location: Kent
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum

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Website Hunter Selection

An opportunity has become available for one of the UK’s most highly renowned manufacturing companies. They are looking for a Multi-Skilled Shift Engineer that is electrically biased, to come on board and join their team in a fast paced, ever changing environment.

If you are electrically biased and looking to join a blue-chip company, supplying major household products to all the major UK supermarkets, check if you meet the criteria below and apply!

Role & Responsibilities:

*Carry out reactive & planned maintenance in a food manufacturing environment
*Working on a variety of high-speed food process, production & packaging machinery
*Fault finding & repair work on industrial plant equipment & site services
*Mechanical repairs on conveyors, drives, shafts, pumps & compressors
*Promote a continuous improvement culture with lean manufacturing at heart
*Electrical & mechanical fault finding & planned maintenance
*Project work – machinery upgrades, new installations and continuous improvements
*Working on fillers, labellers, palletisers, sealers, pneumatics, PLC’s, hydraulics, motors, gearboxes, power presses, printers, forming machines

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Must be an electrically biased maintenance engineer
*Must have completed a time-served apprenticeship – Min. NVQ Level 3 Engineering
*Practical experience of working in a food manufacturing or FMCG environment
*PLC – electrical fault-finding skills
*Comfortable with large mechanical work, fault finding & repair
*Flexible with working hours – typically work Monday to Friday double days shift but sometimes this could change from one to the other
*Able to carry out both electrical & mechanical fault finding
*Experience with industrial mechanical systems
*Able to work on pneumatics, hydraulics, motors, gearboxes
*Working knowledge of CMMS systems, lean manufacturing & CI culture

Shifts & Benefits Package:

*Shift: -4 on, 4off (days & nights)
*Salary: – £37,000 – £40,000 + Overtime

Job Reference No: 17155 / 534

If you are interested in this role or looking for something similar please contact our Managing Consultant, Ashley Reynolds. directly at ashley@hunterselection.co.uk or call them for a confidential discussion on 01275 371981.

Hunter Selection is a nationwide provider of recruitment services in ENGINEERING, MANUFACTURING, SERVICE & TECHNOLOGY. Find out more about us and search all our current vacancies at hunterselection.co.uk