Maintenance Engineer - days

Worksop, Nottinghamshire
09 Apr 2018
24 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

4 Ingredients. 2 Sisters. 1 Amazing Opportunity. 

Role: Maintenance Engineer/days 4on/4off -  6am to 6pm.

Location: Solway Foods, Worksop, Nottingham

Salary: Competitive

It takes more than a certain something to create one of the UK’s biggest and brightest food companies. It takes the four magical ingredients of entrepreneurial spirit, the ability to make things happen with agility and pace, the motivation to thrive on challenge - and the desire to lead the food industry.

In just 20 years, the 2 Sisters Food Group has grown to become a 23,000-strong team that creates a mind-boggling array of the finest foods.  Our Meal Solutions division produces a range of products including bread rolls, ready meals, soups, sandwiches, pizzas and sushi. 

About the Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join the technical division of our award winning Solway Foods in Worksop.  This site produces a staggering 90 million sandwiches, wraps and rolls for a leading high street supermarket chain. 

This exciting job will offer you the chance to build upon your current knowledge within a fast paced state of the art food production facility. As Maintenance Engineer you will report to the Maintenance Manager and be part of the team of mechanical and electrical engineers that keeps the production lines running across this 24/7 site. 

Your day to day duties will include; Maintenance of production, packaging and wrapping machinery. You will carry out planned and preventative maintenance checks including mechanical, electrical and PLC’s, react to production breakdowns and also undertake regular machinery inspections. You will be proactive and understand the financial implications of keeping the production lines moving and keeping breakdowns to an absolute minimum. You will complete maintenance and engineering checklists to high levels, therefore excellent PC skills are a must to achieve in this role.  

About You

Can you do it? Yes you can, if you’re fanatical about food, thrive under pressure and have the can-do spirit that’s created our success. Bring those qualities, coupled with self-motivation and desire to make this role your own.

You will be…

  • An apprentice trained electrically biased Engineer – ideally 17th Edition qualified
  • Preferably from a food production background or alternatively an FMCG environment
  • Forward thinking and driven by a challenge
  • Experienced in electrical, mechanical and PLC fault finding/repair
  • Experience of drives and invertors.
  • Fully conversant of Health & Safety legislations
  • Results and KPI driven
  • Analytical and good eye for detail
  • Able to prioritise workloads
  • Good communicator
  • Personable - outgoing and able to build trusting relationships with site colleagues and stakeholders.

We will help you achieve your goals by continuous professional development and genuine career progression opportunities.  If you are ready to work for one of the UK's largest food producers in a fast paced environment then this job is just for you. To make the most of this amazing opportunity and to find out more, please click apply below - we’re waiting to hear from you - what you waiting for?.

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