Job: Mechanical Engineer

Title Mechanical Engineer
Categories Engineering
Salary Negotiable based upon experience
Location Ulverston
Job Information

A vacancy has arisen with a leading name in food processing for an experienced Engineer with mechanical bias. The successful candidate will be required to work as part of a team and to provide skilled support in matters relating to premises maintenance and machinery repair.

Main Duties

  • Ensuring plant equipment is operating and functioning in the correct manner
  • Maintaining equipment on a daily basis to ensure it is fit for its intended purpose
  • Ensuring appropriate housekeeping standards are maintained on a daily basis
  • Continually developing to improve operations to drive improvements in quality, cost and safety.
  • Assisting production with machinery problems and setups, providing relevant training when appropriate
  • Completing daily maintenance check sheets and job cards
The Person
  • A BTEC/C&G in mechanical engineering or equivalent qualification
  • An appropriate post-apprenticeship in food manufacturing or work experience in a food manufacturing environment would be of benefit
  • Basic electrical knowledge would be an advantage
  • Excellent organisational skills with ability to plan workloads effectively to meet deadlines
  • Well developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Attention to detail, commitment and the ability to accept responsibility are key in this role
  • Will be committed to working within the Company Mission, Vision & Values
  • Immediate start
  • Weekly Pay
  • Permanent Full-Time work
  • PPE (Personal protective equipment) provided
  • Regular overtime available

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. 

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