Multi-Skilled Engineer

  • Location

    Chester

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £32000 - £36000 per annum, Benefits: Free parking, Training, Save as You Earn Scheme

  • Contact:

    Melanie Machin

  • Contact email:

    mmachin@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0117 906 5808

  • Job ref:

    MM-106

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-19

  • Startdate:

    2021-07-19

Are you a Multi Skilled Engineer with an electrical bias? Do you have knowledge of plant and equipment from a fast-paced production environment? Due to growth, we are recruiting for a Shift Engineer to join a successful laundry supplier in Chester. Benefits to include a great working culture, pension, free parking, save as you earn scheme (SAYE) and excellent training opportunities.

This is a full-time permanent role working a continental 4 on/4 off shift pattern which involves a day and night shift. Salary up to £36,000 per annum.

Shift: (4 days on, 4 days off, 4 nights on) 12 hour shifts 6-6

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for maintaining production by carrying out both pro active and reactive maintenance tasks on a variety of plant and equipment, ensuring faults are identified quickly and production downtime is minimised. You will work alongside a team of 4 Engineers on shift, you will diagnose and repair electrical and mechanical faults, Dismantle, inspect and overhaul equipment, as required by preventive maintenance program and production schedules, as well as ensuring that all plant equipment are in a safe working order.

We are keen to speak to Multi Skilled Engineers with an electrical bias, ideally HNC, Degree, or equivalent qualification in mechanical/electrical discipline, teamed with the ability to demonstrate theoretical knowledge. It is essential that you have working knowledge of current safety regulations and legislation along with experience in working with plant machinery/ equipment. Ay previous experience or knowledge of the laundry or food production sector will be advantageous.

A production background is essential with practical problem solving and communication skills with the ability to make decisions under pressure.

This role would suit: Maintenance Engineer, Multi-Skilled Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, M&E Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Manufacturing Maintenance Engineer. Shift Engineer
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