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Multi-skilled Engineer - Kent

£35,000 - £40,000 - Meat - Engineering
Ref: 200 Date Posted: Monday 03 Dec 2018
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We are looking to recruit a Maintenance Engineer for a well known, market leading and multi-site food manufacturing company based in Kent. 

The company specialise in the production and manufacturing of food products that are seen in all of the major retailers. They have a number of different sites across the UK and Ireland, and their products are market leaders in their chosen field. 

The Maintenance Engineer role will involve working alongside a team of multi-skilled personnel and be responsible for at least one of the production areas on site. The role will also involve carrying out planned and scheduled maintenance to make sure machinery is working as efficiently, customer orders are met and downtime is kept to a minimum.

We are interested in speaking to you if you have one of the following skills and experiences,

  • Previous role as a Maintenance Engineer, Multi-skilled Engineer or Technician
  • Reacting to breakdowns of plant and process machinery within a manufacturing environment
  • Food/FMCG experience 
  • Partaking in continuous improvement plans for the site
  • Assist, coach and mentor others in a team of engineers

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

  • Time-served engineering apprenticeship
  • 17th Edition Wiring Regulations
  • Recognised engineering qualifications (NVQ/BTEC/City & Guilds/HNC/HND

The Maintenance Engineer role attracts an attractive salary of between £35,000 - £40,000 on a four on four off shift pattern (days only). The role offers 20 days holiday, company pension scheme, subsidised prices at the staff shop and career progression with the company.

The Maintenance Engineer role will be a challenge and test the very best of engineer. However if you have a passion for engineering, enjoy working to improve process and performance, then this role is definitely for you.