Electrical Maintenance Engineer | Aberdeenshire | Seafood

Scotland, Aberdeenshire
£34000.00 per annum
07 Sep 2017
05 Oct 2017
Will Thomson
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is one of the largest family owned manufacturers of quality seafood products in the UK who specialise in chilled and frozen seafood. They are based in the north-east of Scotland and have a worldwide reputation and pride themselves on supplying leading retail and food service customers with quality products.

In this Engineering role you will assume responsibility for the electrical integrity of equipment and will provide full electrical engineering support under the leadership of the Engineering Team Leaders and the Chief Engineer.

Are you an electrically biased engineer looking for a new challenge? Do you want to work for a forward-thinking food manufacturing business? If so, this could be the role you have been looking for!

The Role

Responsibility for planned and preventative maintenance and development of PPM's where possible.
Resolve machine breakdowns to ensure maximum line efficiency of the food production process.
To assist in maintaining the engineering stores by identifying parts and raising parts requisition forms for repairs and stock replenishment.
Ensuring stores booking in and out procedures are being adhered to.
Responsibility for ensuring current practices meet Health and Safety and Food Safety standards, and where possible that they exceed requirements.

The Candidate

A team player with a strong sense of personal responsibility/ownership and a positive "can do" attitude.
Have the ability to work effectively within a food factory environment and perform under pressure.
Complete all engineering work to high engineering, quality, safety and hygiene standards.
Be flexible with working hours.
Proficient in English (literacy and numeracy).
Formal engineering qualification to at least City and Guilds level, ONC/HNC level or equivalent.
At least two to three years' experience in a fast moving industry.
Knowledge and experience of the maintenance of modern processing plant machinery would be preferred.
Previous experience of food processing equipment is desirable but not essential.
The ability to use electrical test equipment, read schematic diagrams with experience in single and 3 phase installations including motors, inverters and PLC's (desirable but not essential).

This position is a fantastic opportunity for an Electrical Engineer within a forward thinking seafood company.
Are you ready for the next step in your Engineering career with a great food manufacturing business?
If so apply now!

For further information please contact Will at MorePeople on 01780 480530,

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