Title Engineer
Categories Gillingham
Salary £35k – £45k DOE
Location Horsmonden
Job Information


MC-Personnel are very excited to be working on behalf of one of their longest standing clients. Our client has new opportunity  for a highly motivated engineer to support their sites mission to be the ‘best in class’ in the handling / packing and supply of Top Fruit to one of the major retailers.

The role is for a stand-alone engineer on night’s delivering to a machinery based maintenance programme. Hours from 6pm until 3am Sunday to Thursday. As part of the role you will have to opportunity to be involved in all engineering related projects on site as the business grows.

The successful candidate will be self-motivated / clear in communications and approach to delivering the maintenance programme in line with both internal and external industry standards. If you would like to forward your career and be part of a team that are motivated to further improve business standards then please contact us.

Main duties and responsibilities include:

  • Pro-active contribution to sites safety program
  • Compliance to both Health & Safety Food Safety regulations
  • Maintenance of inventory & stock control
  • Preventative Planned maintenance completion
  • Mechanical and electrical fault finding and modifications
  • Assisting with ongoing development of machinery and site facilities
  • Responsible for preventative and reactive maintenance with a large emphasis on fault finding and diagnostics
  • Completion of root cause analysis and engineering reports
  • Engineering knowledge in FMCG fruit packing machinery ( AWETA / ULMA / Flow wrappers / Automated lines ).

The successful applicant will have:

  • 18th Edition or equivalent apprenticeship experience (engineering)
  • Strong multi-engineering skills (essential – mechanical and electrical)
  • Good mechanical and electrical knowledge
  • Flexible in approach to meet business demands
  • Ability to work in an efficient and safe way
  • Ability to work under pressure / time parameters
  • Effective communication & engagement skills when communicating at all levels
  • Previous experience in FMCG engineering environment would be a distinct advantage

Our client is offering  a competitive salary, 28 days annual leave, automated pension contributions and the opportunity to be the lead in engineering at our facility as they expand and grow their business further.

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