Shift Engineer

£31-35K Per Annum
16 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Shift Engineer to join a leading manufacturer of plastic packaging solutions based in Foston, Derbyshire. In return we offer a competitive salary of £31-35K per annum with potential increments plus benefits to include 20 days holidays, induction and training, career progression opportunities, company uniform, onsite parking, annual pay review, child care vouchers and healthcare scheme.

We offer the most comprehensive product range, across multiple industries throughout Africa, manufacturing to the highest commercial and environmental standards in metal, glass, paper and plastic.

We are looking for an experienced Shift Engineer to be electrically biased but capable of working on a range of mechanical faults. Training will be provided where required and up skilling.

Duties will include:

Carrying out day to day routine material supply process control, production machinery maintenance and repairs

Contribute to the continuous improvement program being run on the site

Planned and reactive maintenance

Working on electrical & mechanical production machinery

The successful Shift Engineer will:

Be a multi skilled Maintenance Engineer

Preferably be time served

Have experience of working within a manufacturing environment

Be familiar with PLC fault finding

Have experience and knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics

The hours of work are 12 hour shifts, 4 on 4 off, days and nights.

This role would suit an experienced Electrical Engineer, Mechanical Engineer or Manufacturing Engineer.

This is a great chance to work for an industry leader in plastic packaging in a just in time environment. Please apply online to be considered for the Shift Engineer role.