Maintenance Engineer NIGHTS (Electrical Bias)

East Midlands
Excellent + beneifts
29 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Laura Constantine
Contract Type
Full Time
Maintenance Engineer NIGHTS (Electrical Bias)

FMCG Food Manufacturer

£££ Excellent plus benefits

Leicester, Loughborough, Nuneaton, Corby, Leicestershire, East midlands


A large food manufacturing company with a site based in Leicester is currently seeking a Maintenance Engineer with an electrical bias (60/40 minimum) to join their team on a permanent basis. The main purpose for this role is to focus on planned maintenance and be a proactive member of the team in improving on site machinery and equipment. This is a nights based role on a 2 week shift pattern.


Key responsibilities for this Maintenance Engineer will include -

- Form part of the Engineering team managing and maintaining the dynamic performance of new and current machines on a continuing basis and suggest improvements.

- 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.

- 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.


To be considered for this role you must come from a fast passed manufacturing environment and have a good knowledge of working on production lines from an engineering perspective. You must be PC literate and poses excellent technical, analytical and fault finding skills. You will also have your 17th edition qualification.

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