Multi-Skilled Lead Shift Maintenance Engineer (FMCG / Manufacturing)

21 Nov 2016
19 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Multi-Skilled Lead Shift Maintenance Engineer (FMCG / Manufacturing)

??42K + Benefits

An excellent opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer from a Food Manufacturing or FMCG environment to join a market leading supplier of well known consumer products, offering excellent salary, a good working environment, ongoing training and genuine opportunities for career development

** Exceptional shift pattern which involves days / nights & includes 18 consecutive days off work every 10 weeks **

Location: Bristol

The Company - Multi-Skilled Lead Shift Maintenance Engineer (FMCG / Manufacturing)

My client is an instantly recognisable manufacturer, with an international reputation for quality and innovation. This global leader manufactures a wide range of products throughout their core business divisions. Their success is based upon a commitment to world leading manufacturing facilities, outstanding product innovation, excellent customer care and the recruitment and development of good people.

The Role - Multi-Skilled Lead Shift Maintenance Engineer (FMCG / Manufacturing)

Following expansion at one of their flagship manufacturing sites, they now seek to recruit a technically minded Multi-Skilled Lead Shift Maintenance Engineer, responsible for the service and repair and planned preventative maintenance of a broad range of modern production and plant equipment.

Full responsibilities include:

* Leading a team of two engineers
* Fault finding / problem solving on a variation of automation equipment
* Carry out planned & Preventative maintenance schedules
* Install new and existing plant and equipment
* Liaise with suppliers / service companies regarding problem solving, service engineer visits
* Identify spare parts, preparing parts required lists for project work
* Liaise with Production teams and identify, implement and optimise improvements to machinery and plant
* Identify and carry out Kaizan, and Engineering improvement projects when required
* Actively train down skills through standardised work to others
* Support the NPI & LCM Team with technical inputs and assistance when required
* Provide technical assistance to aid in the verification of new equipment

The successful applicant will be responsible for the service, repair, breakdown and general maintenance of a wide range of factory based production equipment and machinery, injection moulding and blow moulding equipment, PLCs, robotics, conveyors, pneumatics, hydraulics and associated mechanical plant equipment.

Your Background - Multi-Skilled Lead Shift Maintenance Engineer (FMCG / Manufacturing)

Applications are welcome from Maintenance Engineers or Service Engineers from a wide range of mechanical backgrounds, as full and comprehensive manufacturers based training will be provided on an ongoing basis as new products are introduced. What is crucial is a background in the service and repair of mechanical factory based capital equipment, gained within either a site based manufacturing environment or a field service based role.

Experience of working in FMCG, Medical, Pharmaceutical, Aerospace or Automotive sectors would be welcomed, as would knowledge of high speed high volume automated production equipment including, automation, packaging and / or moulding equipment.

The Benefits - Multi-Skilled Lead Shift Maintenance Engineer (FMCG / Manufacturing)

This is an excellent opportunity to join a world-class manufacturing organisation that values its employees, rewards innovation and actively promotes from within. As an experienced Maintenance Engineer with the ambition to succeed in a dynamic manufacturing environment, you will be given full training on modern manufacturing techniques. You will be encouraged to work autonomously and, if you are determined to succeed, you can expect to progress your career in the future.

A competitive starting salary of up to ??42,000 is accompanied by a generous benefits package.

This vacancy is being advertised by TRS Consulting. The services advertised by TRS Consulting are those of an employment agency and / or employment business