MAOAM Maintenance Engineer

Castleford, West Yorkshire, England
Generous holiday allowance, bonus scheme
19 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Vacancy Filler
Contract Type
Full Time

Working hours: Monday to Friday 06:00 to 14:00 / 13:55 to 21:55 - Alternating weekly
The flexibility to work overtime at weekends (6am - 12pm) is also required.

Purpose of the Role :

The mechanical maintenance of all cut and wrap-flow wrapping machinery, including carton erectors and case packers, within the department. The installation and commissioning of packing machinery to the standards expected in the food industry.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities :

  • Maintain all production machinery and plant services equipment, including breakdown maintenance
  • Carry out routine preventative maintenance on all production machinery and plant equipment
  • Installation of new machinery and plant equipment
  • The continuous improvement of all production machinery, including research and development
  • Follow set procedures for permit to work, job recording, health & safety and hygiene procedures
  • Maintain all machinery to the standards expected in the food industry
  • Fabrication, welding and pipework (Tig welding would be beneficial)
  • Turning and milling
  • Pneumatics and hydraulics
  • Bench fitting with hand tools etc.
  • A willing to be undertake any training required for the role
  • Understanding and complying with the requirements of the Environmental Management System (EMS) and the Environmental Permit to the extent it affects your role
  • To carry out any other tasks commensurate with this post
  • Qualifications / Experience:

    • Fully completed apprenticeship is essential
    • Installation and commissioning experience on new machinery and plant equipment is also essential
    • Experience of flow-wrapping and envelope packing machinery is essential
    • Experience with Theegarten Pactec cut and wrap equipment is preferred
    • Experience working within the food manufacturing industry is preferred
    • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and on your own initiative
    • Good communication skills
    • Good IT skills
    • Availability to work overtime / weekends with a flexible approach to work

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