Senior Maintenance Engineer

Senior Maintenance Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £43400 per annum

  • Contact:

    Paul Bradley

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8943

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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A leading FMCG manufacturer is currently seeking a Senior Maintenance Engineer with a strong Multi Skilled background to join their Engineering Team at their site in Sheffield. The successful Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for having an input on the development of the site maintenance plan as well as deputising for shift managers and being involved in engineering projects and strategies. You will also provide effective and efficient maintenance of the plant - calibrations and breakdown until completion.

The successful Senior Maintenance Engineer will have previous engineering experience, ideally in a similar senior role and wants to take the next step. Ideally you will have FMCG manufacturing experience and will have the appropriate engineering qualifications.

Engineer responsibilities:
  • Deputise for Engineering Shift Managers and lead / mentor engineers as required 
  • Have an input to the development of the site engineering maintenance plan and site engineering projects. 
  • Ensure proactive response to maintenance and breakdowns on site.
  • Carry out maintenance activities, ensuring the manufacturing team achieve maximum compliance to the production plan by minimising engineering downtime.
  • Ideally working knowledge of PLC’s, including Fault finding
  • Experience of site services - Boilers, Pumps, Effluent plant. HVACS, Hydraulics,
  • Identify the root cause, record actions taken to correct fault and accurately update Planned Maintenance System
  • Identify and order correct spare parts from different sources and communicate this information across levels.
  • Share knowledge with colleagues to support multi disciplinary environment
  • Complete verbal and written shift handovers ensuring maintenance log is fully completed by end of shift.
Please apply via email or CV to Paul Bradley. Alternatively call 0151 666 8943

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