Maintenance Engineer - Food Industry

Silver Stone Search and Selection Ltd
Up to £40k
31 Oct 2017
25 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Maintenance Engineer - Food Industry (Electrical bias/multi-skilled) Up to £40k Benefits (Including Shift Allowance) Worcestershire/ Shropshire Part of a £multi-million group our client manufacture high quality food products UK retail and foodservice customers. You will be working within an established site that has gone through a period of significant reinvestment in the recent year and as such we are seeking a pro-active electrically skilled maintenance engineer to join this growing and evolving site. Engineering plays a critical role in both site effectiveness and efficiency as well as making an important contribution to maintaining exceptional service levels. The role: - You will work on planned maintenance but also be able to respond quickly when issues arise and work closely with production teams to deliver a swift and positive resolution. - You will have a vital input into projects and improvement work to enhance performance. - Ensuring a safe working environment and high quality engineering work is completed will also be essential. - Problem solving and trouble shooting will be a key part of the role and you`ll need to be flexible and hands on to ensure production can continue. Your experience: - We are seeking a qualified candidate with maintenance engineering experience gained within a manufacturing environment (Food or Pharmaceutical). - You should have strong electrical skills and be pro-active and hands on in your approach. - Understand PLC`s - Up to date knowledge of a variety of processing techniques and an understanding of the demands of an automated operation are important. - An effective problem solver who can identify solutions to reduce downtime and changeovers. This job was originally posted as