Maintenance Engineer

Maintenance Engineer

  • Location

    Newport, Wales

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  • Salary:

    £24960 - £31200 per annum

  • Contact:

    Suzanne Wheatcroft

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Our client, a leading specialist within the food sector is looking to recruit an experienced Multi Skilled Engineer to join their successful team due to continued success and growth. Based in Newport.

  • Job Vacancy Maintenance engineer

  • Hours of Work 4 days a week 6-4 with overtime

  • Salary £24,960 - £31,200

  • Start Immediate Full-time permanent

Key Responsibilities:

  • To Respond to process equipment breakdowns in a way that minimises downtime of equipment and processes
  • To carry out maintenance tasks assigned and complete these in a way that maximizes machine performance and reliability
  • To adhere to all departmental and business procedures to maintain and promote a high standard of customer care
  • To implement and enforce Company Policy and Procedures
  • To take part in or lead special projects or investigations as required by the Factory Manager / Business

What you will need for the role:

  • Relevant Engineering qualifications (Electrical Mechanical Engineering, health & safety, etc.)
  • Experience of FMCG operations, ideally in the food sector
  • computer literate with experience Microsoft Office programs
  • PLC fault finding/diagnostics along with a strong health and safety ethic and HACCP would be beneficial
  • Strong communications skills, able to work within a team, or on own initiative with a positive can-do attitude
  • 3 phase experience