Multi skilled Engineers, Westbury

Arla Foods
Excellent + Benefits
30 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
At Arla, we do so much more than make some of the world’s favourite dairy products. We make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for and family dinners unforgettable. Cravendale®, Anchor®, Lurpak® and Tickler® – names like these make us a vital, natural part of modern life in over 100 countries around the world. We are 4,000 UK and 19,000 global employees at the heart of it. Every single one of us plays an important role and together we build on our 10bn Euros turnover and establish our position as one of the largest dairy companies in the world. We are currently looking to recruit two Engineers to join our Westbury site which processes around 550 million litres of milk a year, to make 55,000 tonnes milk powders and 65,000 tonnes of butter and cream. Responsibilities The role will be responsible for delivering operational plans and delivering day-to-day team objectives to deliver the business policies and programmes within a defined specialist area. You will respond immediately to breakdowns and solve problems in the shortest time possible, using pro-active plant maintenance, planned maintenance, continuous improvement and root cause analysis. You will maintain safety management and risk assessment, adhering to the correct hygiene management, keeping areas clean and tidy and ensuring a safety culture is promoted. Liaising with the Team Leader, Area Coordinators in Powder and Butter Shift Operations, you will deliver the best response to breakdowns, ensuring PPM is to a minimum of 98%, eradicating recurring issues and delivering immediate response to breakdowns with efficient diagnosis of faults. In addition, you will provide coaching to Operator Technicians. Skills The successful candidate will be multi skilled in electrical and mechanical principles , with a background of working within Manufacturing (ideally within food) and experience of interrogation and fault-finding on PLC and Siemens S7 control systems. You will be confident in analysing and problem solving on the process and will be a strong communicator who is keen to take part in development activities in Dairy skills and Continuous Improvement. A HNC (or equivalent) in electrical\mechanical principles is desirable. In return you can expect a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to work with a market leading company that encourages internal promotion. This job was originally posted as