Maintenance Engineer, Shepton Mallet / Luton Bennett

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Maintenance Engineer

Maintenance Engineer

#Job No. PM473B.

  • Location:

    Shepton Mallet

  • Salary:

    £35k - 40k per year

  • Type:


Job Description:

Maintenance Engineer

Shepton Mallet

£35,000 to £40,000 DOE + Holidays + Pension

Maintenance Engineer role available within a successful company who currently have plans to increase production. They are a well recognised brand within their industry and offer long term job stability for the successful candidate

To apply for the role, you must be a mechanically biased/multi skilled maintenance engineer with basic electrical skills. You will ideally transfer from FMCG food/packaging background. Applicants who are apprentice trained or equivalent will have a considerable advantage.

The role will be 100% reactive maintenance on production machinery with plans in place to implement a pre planned maintenance schedule when the company get the team up to full strength. The role will be predominantly mechanical maintenance working o hydraulics, pneumatics, conveyors and large press machinery. Electrically you will work on 3 phase machinery, motors, drives and fault finding on PLCs (Siemens S5/S7 and Allan Bradley). There is a currently a lot of ongoing investment on site and occasional installation/project work will be required.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well established company who boast a really good staff retention. This vacancy is a direct reflection of how well the company are doing in the industry and a result of increased sales volumes.

The Role:
*100% reactive maintenance of production machinery
*Predominantly mechanical maintenance with some electrical work
*Occasional project work will be required due to ongoing investment
*Shift Pattern: 4 on 4 off. 2 days 2 nights. 12 hour shifts

The Person:
*Mechanically biased maintenance engineer with basic electrical skills
*Will ideally transfer from FMCG Food/Packaging Environment