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Shift Engineer

Shift Engineer

Shift Engineer
£41,000 + benefits
Monday to Friday – 3 shift rota
Bedfordshire, Bedford, Luton, Cambridge, Milton Keynes, Corby, Northampton
FMCG Manufacturer

A blue chip food manufacturer is currently seeking a Shift Engineer to join the Engineering Team at a site in the Bedfordshire area. The successful Shift Engineer will have experience within the FMCG environment with formal engineering qualifications. A great opportunity to join a major organisation which offers further development and progression.

Shift Engineer Responsibilities:
  • Form part of the Engineering team managing and maintaining the dynamic performance of new and current machines on a continuing basis and suggest improvements.
  • Liaise with contractors, to assess the quality and performance of their work in order to ensure that correct standards are maintained.
  • Maintain machinery in the highest order to ensure smooth running.
  • Diagnose defect, effect repair and evaluate results.
  • Identify and order correct spare parts from different sources and communicate this information across levels.
  • Be available for prompt attendance to breakdown with the correct tools.     
  • Read and access information in order to keep up to date with technological advancement and implement best practice.
  • Understand drawing and handbooks in order to work and apply information to the full scale.
The ideal shift engineer will have at least 3 years experience working within a manufacturing environment and hold formal engineering qualifications i.e HNC/NVQ/City & Guilds. Ideally you will have an electrical background.



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