Shift Engineer, Nantwich / Luton Bennett
 

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Shift Engineer

Shift Engineer

#Job No. MC322b.

  • Location:

    Nantwich

  • Salary:

    £41k per year

  • Type:

    Permanent

Job Description:

Shift Engineer
Nantwich
£41,000 + Premium Overtime Rates + 28 Days Holiday + Product Discounts + Call Out Pay (1 week in 6)
Twilight Shift - 5pm to 2am Monday to Friday (Working into Saturday Morning)
Shift Engineer required for a fast growing food manufacturer in Nantwich. This is a great opportunity to join a well established company with an exciting development plan in place. This is a fantastic opportunity for a multi skilled shift engineer seeking a competitive salary whilst maintaining job stability.
To apply for the role you must be multi skilled and hold relevant electrical installation and control system qualifications. You can have a mechanical or electrical bias but must be competent in both disciplines. Candidates can come from ANY background but those with experience in a FMCG environment will have a considerable advantage.
You will be responsible for carrying out reactive and pre planned maintenance on a wide range of equipment. Electrical and mechanical installations will be required from time to time and candidates with PLC, variable speed drives and control circuit fault finding experience will hold a considerable advantage. Mechanically, you need to be competent changing seal kits on a variety of high pressure and low pressure centrifugal pumps. You will be capable of fault finding on pneumatic systems and be competent at metal fabrication and tig welding.
This is an exciting opportunity for a shift engineer to join a forward thinking company with a long standing history.

The role:
* Completion of preventative maintenance and planned repairs
* Attend to breakdowns
* Electrical and mechanical maintenance on all equipment

The person needed:
* Multi skilled maintenance engineer
* work safely and responsibly
* Complete and record all work in methodical detail to build reliability and asset history.
* Be proactive in highlighting improvement ideas and energy initiatives across site.
* Boiler Accredited – Desirable but NOT essential