Maintenance Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £42000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Paul Bradley

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8943

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

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Scantec FMCG are working with a leading FMCG Manufacturer in South Lanarkshire, to assist in recruiting a Multi Skilled Engineer. This is a fast growing and progressive business with a fantastic and supportive culture. This site is doing extremely well and they can offer stability as well as further career development and progression.

4 on 4 off  (2 days, 2 nights), 7am-7pm / 7pm-7am
Lots of overtime available
Job Purpose:

To maintain a wide range of production equipment as well as general maintenance and installation within the Company planned preventative maintenance system, on line fault finding and process development on a day to day basis with responsibility of working on one’s own initiative during shifts, reporting to the Lead Engineer.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Work as an active part of a skilled cross functional planned maintenance team.
  • Ensure correct Health & Safety, Food Safety and Hygiene standards are adhered to at all times.
  • Ensure a fast and effective response especially under breakdown conditions.
  • Quickly diagnose faults and take corrective action.
  • Assist and support mechanical engineers with their duties.
  • Actively participate in a Continuous Improvement culture throughout the site, constantly identifying opportunities to improve efficiency's and reduce waste.
  • Assist in the training of fellow maintenance engineers, Operator-Technicians and others where necessary.
  • Ensure planned maintenance work is completed to strict schedules, and constantly look for improvements that will ensure reliability of equipment is improved.
  • Ensure good working practices are adhered to throughout.
  • Work on various projects including installation and modifications to plant and equipment.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience

We will consdier electrical or mechanical bias and are looking for experience in a manufacturing / FMCG environment. Food experience would be an advantage. You will need to hold the appropriate engineering qualifications. (Ideally NVQ Level 3 minimum).

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis. Agency PAYE, Umbrella and CIS (if applicable) engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above.

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