Multi Skilled Engineer

Trouw Nutrition GB
Ashbourne, Derbyshire
10 Jan 2018
07 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Multi Skilled Engineer with an electrical bias 

We are a global leader in Animal Nutrition and Aquaculture, employing more than 11,000 people in 35 countries. With a proven track record of success, Trouw Nutrition GB , is a Nutreco company in the UK, manufacturing a wide range of animal nutrition products with a turnover of c£100million.

We are currently recruiting for a Multi Skilled Engineer with an electrical bias to be responsible for supporting the shift maintenance teams, putting safety procedures into practice, driving the safety culture and ensuring maximum plant availability against CTP & OEE targets.

Delivering a planned maintenance schedule, you will be part of a team providing engineering support across the shifts at all times delivering fast, effective electrical / mechanical fault finding by investigating the root cause of failures and putting corrective measures into action.  You will also be involved in improvement activities and site projects.

The successful candidate will be a qualified, time served/apprenticeship trained Multi Skilled Engineer with an electrical bias and preferably having completed 17th Edition IEE wiring regulations.  You will also have strong mechanical skills.  You will have a track record of delivering sustainable improvements across multiple areas including safety, PPM, waste reduction and plant performance within an FMCG or manufacturing environment and will be able to work at a competent level of expertise on PLC’s, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems.

Experience of working in a food mill or similar manufacturing industry on automated raw material feed systems, auto weighing, bagging lines, LEV, packaging and palletising equipment would be advantageous.

You must be self-motivated, with a can-do attitude to take ownership of issues and be an effective team player with the ability to communicate across all functions within the business.

You must be willing to work a 3 shift system and be flexible to work weekends when required.