Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer (Food/FMCG)

Job Title: Multi-Skilled Engineer

Location: Leicester

Salary: up to £48,535 per annum

Job Type: Permanent

The Role

Our client is currently looking for a Multi-Skilled Engineer, they are a market leading manufacturer of ambient food. The successful candidate should ensure equipment reliability, regulatory compliance, and a safe working environment as well as be able to maintain minimum downtime to ensure production is efficient.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • To handle electrical, mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and environmental aspects
  • To oversee installation, maintenance, and commissioning of machinery whilst maintaining a close collaboration with production and other departments.
  • To be able to maintain the cleanliness of site by adhering to routine engineers' toolbox checks.
  • To identify opportunities for improvement in equipment performance and reliability.
  • To be able to utilise CMMS system effectively for recording and fault resolution.
  • To develop contingency plans for electrical system failures and to contribute to the development of emergency response procedures.

The Candidate

  • Degree in Mechanical, Electrical or related engineering field.
  • Ideally a proven track record in a similar role in food manufacturing/FMCG.
  • Familiarity with PLC systems and automation technology is advantageous.
  • Knowledge of electrical safety standards and regulations.
  • Exceptional diagnostic and problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing practises.

If you feel like your skills align well with the role, hit the APPLY button and we will be in touch!

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