Job: Engineering Planner

Title Engineering Planner
Categories Engineering
Salary £29,000 pa
Location Clitheroe
Job Information

Working for a leading name in food production and reporting to the engineering manager, you role will be to schedule and forward plan the sites maintenance activities and provide holiday / absence cover to the stores controller role. 


·Responsible for the week by week and month by month scheduling of maintenance activities to ensure key plant items are serviced by the on-site team / external bodies in line with agreed frequencies.

·Close liaison with the site production team to ensure availability of maintenance windows

·Contacting of key contractors and booking their time.

·Arranging and delivering site inductions for new / returning contractor and suppliers

·Checking / ensuring that contractor RESET data is up to date for contractors / organisations used.

·Compliance with the site contractor control procedures and issuing / management of authority to work on site permits

·Provision of general administration support to the site wide team ie creation, amendment of SOP’s, letter writing, report writing

·Responsible for the effective running of the site wide document archives


  • Proficient in the use of computers and packages such as Microsoft Word, Excel & Powerpoint.
  • Advanced ECDL and previous experience of working in a busy engineering / manufacturing business would be a distinct advantage.
  • Able to work effectively with minimal supervision
  • A proactive individual with excellent communication and people skills
  • Ability to work alone and in a team environment
  • Results oriented focussed on efficiency and KPI delivery

If you feel you have the right skills for the job, please forward your current CV at your earliest convenience.

Due to the high levels of interest we receive for our roles, we cannot always respond to each application. Therefore if you do not hear back from us within 7 days, you have not been shortlisted for this role.

Search International Ltd are specialist recruiters within the Food, Drink and FMCG Sector. 

We specialise in Permanent and Interim Recruitment for the following core disciplines – Technical & Quality- Research & Development – Production & Operations – Engineering- Supply Chain- Sales & Marketing – Human Resources – Finance – Graduates – Transport & Logistics

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