Shift Engineer

Newark, Nottinghamshire
£30,000 – £36,000
01 May 2018
22 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Title: Shift Engineer    

Location: Newark - Nottinghamshire

Contract Type: Permanent - Full Time      


Bakkavor Desserts Newark is looking to recruit a Shift Engineer to provide a maintenance engineering service to the business unit buildings, plant and associated equipment that ensures 100% availability and reliability, that results in the safe and efficient production of chilled desserts.
Your responsibilities:

  • Ensure all engineering maintenance and repair work is carried out within all statutory health, safety and environmental guidelines
  • Provide effective engineering support to production to ensure efficient performance of all plant and equipment
  • Build a strong working relationship with colleagues and the production team
  • Ensure accurate and timely records for all work carried out, root causes of failures and spares and consumables used
  • Manage contractors and issue work permits and audit their work in the absence of the senior engineer and maintenance manager
  • Ensure that daily inspections on all buildings, plant and equipment security and safety devices are fully operational.
  • Carry out all PPM equipment inspections on time as dictated by the PM system
  • To identify areas / opportunities for both self and operational improvement, and to communicate these appropriately to the maintenance manager
  • Ensure operating and maintenance manuals, diagnostic instructions, equipment and all special tools are readily available to all engineering staff

What you will need

A formal engineering qualification is required and you will currently be working in an FMCG environment.
Must be able to work under own supervision or as part of a team
In return you will receive salary £30,000 – 36,000 plus pension working for a well-established food manufacturer that is market leading.

This is 4 on 4 off day shift pattern 40.25 hours per week

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