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Mechanical Engineer - Buckinghamshire

£30,000 - £35,000 - Snacking & Confectionery - Engineering
Ref: 218 Date Posted: Monday 11 Feb 2019
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We are looking to recruit a Mechanical Engineer for a well established and market leading food manufacturing company in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.

The company specialise in manufacturing a number of snacking products and ingredients for the food industry. They are owned by a leading global food group and have an excellent future. The company have a great working environment and offer great career opportunities for employees. 

We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer who has previous experience in food or manufacturing environments. The role will involve working alongside a team of four engineers, all tasked with helping to improve plant performance and efficiency. The role will involve a mixture of reactive and planned maintenance, along with continuous improvement implementation and project management. 

We are interested in hearing from you if you have one of the following experiences

  • Previous experience as a Mechanical Engineer, Multi-skilled Engineer or Technician
  • Experience working in food production or manufacturing 
  • Reactive and planned maintenance on plant machinery
  • Continuous Improvement implementation and project management
  • Experience working with hydraulics, pneumatics, welding, fabricating etc. 

We are also interested in hearing from you if you have one of the following qualifications

  • Time-served engineering apprenticeship 
  • Recognised engineering qualifications (NVQ, BTEC, City & Guilds, HNC, HND)
  • Experience in food manufacturing or other
  • Fault finding and rectification

The Mechanical Engineer role attracts an attractive overall salary of £32,274 + quaranteed call out bonus + overtime. The role also has 25 days holiday allowance and a generous company pension. 

The Mechanical Engineer will be a challenging role and involves being able to think quickly to resolve breakdowns and improve performance. However this is a great chance to join a well renown and established business with a great future.