Engineering Technician

East Midlands Region
c. £36,000
03 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineering Technician

Job ref: 60687 | c. £36,000 | East Midlands

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a global business which produces some of the world’s most recognisable brands. The business is dedicated to empowering their employees and endeavour to provide excellent scope for career progression and personal development.

The job

As Engineering Technician, you will be tasked with the maintenance, reactive breakdowns, fault finding and continuously improving plant performance, quality and safety. You will be tasked with moving a specific area forward using good manufacturing and engineering practices. Your key responsibilities will include acting as an engineering expert to input into team action plans & continuous improvement activities, ensure the mechanical and electrical integrity of equipment, effective PPM inspections, overhaul & repair of plant, support the development of team member’s basic engineering skills, complete stores requisitions for parts and contract services and continually monitor plant conditions and report defects. You will deliver a consistent and improving plant reliability through the effective management and monitoring of downtime, PPM conformance, engineering planning, use of SAP PM and elements of the engineering budget.

Your experience

We would like to hear from dynamic individuals who have a formal engineering qualification to at least city and guilds level in a mechanical or electrical engineering discipline plus be fully multi skilled with both electrical and mechanical experience gained within a fast paced manufacturing environment. Food manufacturing experience would be preferred however we will consider candidates from drinks, packaging and pharmaceutical industries.

More details

The Engineering Technician job is based in the East Midlands region and is paying c. £36,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. The business also offers excellent benefits including life assurance, pension scheme, 25 days holiday plus public holidays, childcare vouchers and more!

The shift pattern will consist of double day shifts plus 1 week in every 10 of night shifts.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want be considered for the Engineering Technician job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, please email me Andrew Wimbs, quoting job reference 60687.

What happens next

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