Site Engineer (days)

Site Engineer (days)

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  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing, General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits: benefits

  • Contact:

    Helen Darnell

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8967

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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A leading FMCG Food Manufacturer in the Cheshire area is currently seeking a Site Engineer to join their business on a permanent basis.

The successful Site Engineer will be responsible for all aspects of engineering and maintenance across the site, ensuring work is carried out to the highest standards while maximising machine efficiencies.

You will be a Time served Engineer able to effectively communicate with the senior leadership team and cross-functionally. This role is stand alone and whilst you will be supported by the General Manager this opportunity offers a high level of autonomy.

Site Engineer responsibilities include:
Carry out specific maintenance / engineering ensuring down time is kept to a minimum.
Ensure spares are ordered.
Be proactive in reporting errors and / or non‐conformance to standards of machinery operation.
Ensure a high standard is met with regard to record keeping associated with any processes across the plant.
Effectively communicate with the management team and other departments.
Maintain all safety devices, follow procedure for their operation and report any malfunctions or misuse as a matter of urgency.
Be compliant to the standards expected in the use of moving / non‐moving mechanical machinery.
Ensure competency in the use of equipment made available for your use.
Drive continuous improvement .
Ensure that materials and product are handled in a hygiene environment, safely and to specification in compliance with Food Legislation
Ensure good hygiene and housekeeping standards.
Ensure plant equipment is maintained at all times.
Comply at all times to the business bespoke in-house systems, procedures, and codes of practice.
Carry out duties that might reasonably be requested by the management team.

You will be an experienced Engineer with knowledge of FMCG manufacturing with some knowledge of automated environments. You will be a strong communicator with the ability to follow instructions along with excellent fault finding skills and the ability to work under own supervision

Application via CV

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