Multi Skilled Engineer - Electrical / Mechanical

£Competitive Salary
11 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Multi Skilled Engineer - Electrical / Mechanical £Competitive Salary Ruskington Shift Pattern 4 on 4 off, 2 Days 2 Nights Our client is the UK’s leading food solutions business, supplying all major food retailers, wholesalers and foodservice companies with a wide range of quality products. They provide consumers with a comprehensive range of products in four key mega-categories - fresh meat & sausage, bacon & gammon, cooked meat, and convenience & snacking. Their farm-to-fork operation is unique in the industry, while their strategic framework puts customers, product, efficiency and people at the heart of everything they do, all with a view to growing responsibly. Our client is well-placed to deliver its ambitious plans for sustainable growth. If you have an appetite for more , this could be the role for you. They are currently seeking enthusiastic and self-motivated individuals to join their Engineering team at Ruskington working a 4 on 4 off, 2 Days 2 Nights shift pattern. As part of the engineering team, you will undertake a wide range of tasks including planned preventative maintenance and providing an efficient response to breakdowns in order to maintain optimum efficiency. You will be expected to actively see improvement opportunities and implement those improvements where possible to further develop the efficiency and productivity of the business. Successful candidates must hold an electrical qualification of NVQ Level 3 or equivalent as a minimum and be 17th edition certified. You must be excellent fault finders and have strong mechanical skills with a good working knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics and PLC's. You will be expected to accurately record all maintenance work using a computerised maintenance system so strong computer skills are a must. The role is crucial to the efficient running of the site and therefore you will be required to demonstrate excellent communication skills when liaising with internal departments and external contractors and have a flexible and proactive approach to ensure the overall needs of the business are met. Ideally suitable candidates will have direct experience working with food processing and packaging equipment, however, familiarisation training on this specialist equipment can be provided for the right candidates. As an international organisation, our client prides themselves on creating high quality food and exceed many recognised industry standards. They care about people and offer an excellent package. If you are as serious about food as they are and ready to help them make a difference, they would like to hear from you. This job was originally posted as