Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Location: Wigan,Greater Manchester
Position Type: Permanent
Salary: £35k - 40k per year

Job Title

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Mon – Fri 08:30 – 17:00 Days

£35,000 – £40,000

The Candidate

The Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineers will ideally have the following:-

  • Experience of working within an FMCG environment, ideally Food, beverage or Pharmaceutical business
  • Ideally be 17th Edition qualified
  • Appropriate mechanical skills
  • PC literate (Excel/Outlook/CMMS)
  • Flexible and proactive approach
  • Good Communication Skills
  • Production output driven.

The Role

  • Operate a system of preventative maintenance for each item of plant as directed to ensure, as far as possible, the continuous performance of plant and the minimising of down time.
  • Respond to any emergency breakdowns whilst on site.
  • Giving training to production supervisors and the operators on the lines to improve their understanding of the plant in use and to instruct them in proper working practices.
  • Assist in maintaining a secure store of vital spares and engineering consumables.
  • Coordinate and direct projects, making plans to accomplish goals and directing the integration of technical activities.
  • Carry out the installation, testing, operation, maintenance, and repair of facilities and equipment.
  • Assist in ensuring the safety of products produced, including through working within a HACCP framework.

The Company

My client is a fast expanding food manufacturer.  With their increased growth they are looking for their first Engineer with an opportunity to develop and grow the department parallel with the business.

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Contact: Philip Hardy (
Posted on website: 16/01/2018

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