Your future employer is offering a fantastic opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to join and thrive in their innovative environment. The ideal candidate will be someone who values contemporary ideas, improvements, and has a great understanding of the food production industry. They are offering a company pension scheme, and opportunities for progression. Given the nature of this position, we are offering a strong salary for this engineering role of 40-45k per annum for the ideal candidate. Working as part of a team, you will be responsible for fault finding and repair a range of food manufacturing equipment including building, fabrication, maintenance and fitting of new parts. The working shift will be 4on/4off.

Main duties for the engineer:

* Carrying out routine maintenance work
* Diagnosing breakdown problems
* Training and guidance of Machine Operators
* Fitting new parts
* Repairing of equipment including fabrication repairs in the factory
* Responding immediately to breakdowns
* Undertaking scheduled PPM and maintenance
* Support the Site Manager for equipment, maintenance resources and correcting existing discrepancies
* Examine or carry out tasks on broken parts and identify defective parts or give recommendations on repair requirements
* Applying lubricants and other materials to machines or their parts as well as other equipment

Required/desired experience for the engineer:
* A time engineering apprenticeship or qualification
* 2-3 years previous engineering experience in a food or drink manufacturing site

Should you wish to apply for the role please either apply below or contact Joe Sandy at Search for further information.

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