Manufacturing Operations

Maintenance Engineer

Not Specified

Maintenance Engineer

Shepton Mallet

£38,000 to £42,000 + Bonus+ Overtime Opportunities (Realistic OTE £45,000) + Holidays + Pension + Benefits

Continental Shift: Days & Nights Rotating

Maintenance Engineer required for well established manufacturer who have experienced year on year growth. Their product range are well renowned within their industry. They offer fantastic training and development opportunities, career progression and a fantastic benefits package for the successful applicant.

To apply for the role, you must be truly multi-skilled. Applicants can have either a 60/40 mechanical or electrical bias. Applicants will ideally transfer from a production or manufacturing background, however this is not essential. Engineers who have experience with packaging machinery will have a considerable advantage.

Reporting to the Engineering manager, the role will involve a mixture of reactive and pre-planned maintenance on a wide range of production machinery. The role is currently heavily reactive but once the engineering team is up to full strength, there are plans in place to take a preventative approach. You will work on both new and old equipment within a very large site. You will be actively involved in project and continuous improvement work on site due to plans to move towards a more automated facility.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company that are investing millions into their production facility but also value and invest in their workforce. They offer training and development opportunities for their engineers and fantastic earning potential. Their brand and success continue to grow and they pride themselves on the quality of their product within the marketplace.

The Role:

*Electrical and mechanical maintenance on production machinery

*Reactive and pre-planned maintenance

*Project work/continuous improvement due to ongoing investment

*Working on a range of equipment on a large production site

*Continental Shift Pattern. 4 on, 4 off Days/Nights

The Person:

*Must be a multi skilled engineer

*60/40 mechanical or electrical bias will be considered

*Must have experience with 3 phase equipment

*Candidates with experience in a manufacturing or production environment will have a considerable advantage