Electrically Biased Maintenance Engineer

Posted 6 June by Hunter Selection Ltd Easy Apply
Our client is a leading company within the packaging industry, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. Due to major investment and a shift re-structure within the organisation, they are looking for a number of aspirational Multi-Skilled Electrically Biased Maintenance Engineers to join their expanding team as they grow as a business.

Role & Responsibilities:

*Lead a team of three engineers
*Provide front line maintenance support to the shift operations team
*Keep machinery working to the designed output efficiency
*Dismantle and re-assemble all production equipment
*Electrical, instrumentation and mechanical maintenance
*Responsible for the shift handover
*First point of contact for team member issues
*Support Engineering & Facilities Manager with team appraisals
*Responsibility for ordering the team's PPE and tool allocation
*Responsible for Contractors at weekends ensuring work is carried out safely and as per Risk Assessment and Method Statement
*Responsibility for the organisation of the team's annual leave and holiday cover through the banked hours system
*Regular PPM and scheduled maintenance and improvement works

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Must be a multi-skilled maintenance engineer (electrical & mechanical)
*Supervisory experience would be advantageous
*Track record of electrical fault finding & ideally knowledge of PLC's
*Must have exposure of working in a Food/FMCG manufacturing environment
*Self-motivated and able to work in a team
*Knowledge of lean manufacturing practices & continuous improvement mentality
*Must have a recognised apprenticeship to ONC/HNC

Shifts & Benefits Package:

*Shift:- 5 Shift System inclusive of days and nights
*Salary:- £43,000 + Overtime
*Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -
Scott Bird on or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.

Reference: 35321479

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