Job: Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer Nights

Title Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer Nights
Categories Engineering
Salary £15.63 per hour, 42 hour week
Location Preston
Job Information

We are looking to recruit a multi skilled maintenance engineer ideally with previous experience in a food / FMCG manufacturing environment.

Reporting to the Site Engineering Manager, the successful candidates will work as part of a team to support the Engineering operations on a 4 on 4 off night shift.

Key responsibilities include providing:

Carry out planned maintenance, fault finding and repairs in the production departments

Support the Engineering/Production operations as required

Moving and re-installing of machinery when needed

Machine change overs and set ups

Carry out check sheets as required

Liaising with external contractors when necessary

Maintaining effective working relationships with key site personnel

Mentoring and training of single skilled engineers

Adhering to Company policies and procedures and Health & Safety legislation


You must have the following experience

Multi-skilled engineers ideally with both electrical and mechanical experience

Proven track record in a multi-skilled engineering position

Recognised engineering qualifications e.g. 17th Edition

Ability to work independently and proactively, using own initiative to solve problems

Excellent time management skills

Ability to meet deadlines

A flexible approach to working hours with the ability to do additional hours as and when required to meet business demands

The ability to weld would be an advantage (although full training will be given)


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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