Shift Maintenance Engineer

Posted 14 March by Hunter Selection Ltd Easy Apply
Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer
Northamptonshire
£41,000 Rising to 45,000
Panama Days & Nights

Our client is a leading food & beverage packaging manufacturer, with an industry leading reputation for product quality. Due to an internal promotion, they are looking for an aspirational Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join their team as they grow as a business. This is a very exciting time to join one of the UK's main suppliers into all the major blue-chip supermarkets.

Role & Responsibilities:

*Provide front line maintenance support to all of the high-speed automated food production, processing and packaging machinery
*Keep machinery working to the designed output efficiency
*Attend all breakdowns within all areas when required
*Carry out all Electrical, instrumentation and mechanical maintenance
*Involved in regular PPM and scheduled maintenance and improvement works

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Must be a multi-skilled maintenance engineer (electrical & mechanical)
*Track record of electrical fault finding & ideally knowledge of PLC's
*Worked on food & beverage high speed machinery, bottling lines, labelers, mixers, cappers etc.
*Must have exposure of working in a food / beverage / water treatment environment
*Knowledge of Tetra Pak, Galdi or similar packaging machines would be beneficial
*Self-motivated, pro-active, enthusiastic person, with the attitude to get stuck in with the team
*Willing to learn, train & develop but work on own initiative from the start
*Knowledge of lean manufacturing practices & continuous improvement mentality
*Must have a recognised time-served apprenticeship to ONC/HNC

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician, Electrical Maintenance Engineer, Electrical Maintenance Technician, Electrical Engineer, Controls Engineer, Packaging Engineer,

Shifts & Benefits Package:

*Shift:-Panama Days & Nights (6-6) - With two paid breaks
*Salary:- £41,000 rising to £45,000 after a 3 month probation + Overtime
*Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance, 20 Days Holiday

Job Reference No: SE1464 / 534

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -
Sam Lewis 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.

Required skills

  • Electrical Engineer
  • Maintenance Engineer
  • Electrical Maintenance Engineer
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Packaging Engineer
  • Controls Engineer
  • Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer
  • Electrical Maintenance Technician
  • Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician

Reference: 34682192

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