Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Wakefield, West Yorkshire
  • Posted: 7th February 2020
  • Salary: £39000 - £39500 per annum
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Reference: BBBH5609
  • Industry:
  • Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Skills:

If you are a Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer on the lookout for a stimulating and interesting new position near you then look no further, as I have the perfect opportunity for you! One of our patron partners in the West Yorkshire Region are on the searching for a diverse individual who is qualified in either Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with the additional exposure to one of the following sectors; Food, Drink, FMCG, Packaging or Print Industry.

This well-established organisation is renowned for constantly working in partnership with local communities and suppliers in the UK. This Food Manufacturer are always looking to better themselves and grow with the times, they have recently invested in many new ways of working to improve the site and drive the department forward, another advantage of working with this organisation is that they offer an impressive benefits package.

Roles and Responsibility

  • Being a Multi Skilled Engineer, you will be responsible for dealing with both reactive and preventative maintenance across the whole site.
  • Will be involved with a variety of projects such as, PPM, Continuous Improvement and New Machinery Installations along with other Maintenance Engineers within the company.
  • Within this role you will be working on various machinery such as conveyors, check weighers, packaging machinery, metal detectors. So, having experience/knowledge of how to deal with the maintenance of these machines would be essential.
  • Another key attribute as a Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer for this company is to be able to plan and apply forward thinking, to ensure limited downtime.
  • Having a multi skilled skill set, will mean that your role is varied due to the nature of the company and the challenges which you will be faced with 24/7.

To Be Successful

  • You will need to hold one of the following qualifications to be considered: City and Guilds Level 3, NVQ Level 3 or BTEC (Apprenticeship) in either Mechanical or Electrical.
  • If Electrical Biased, it would be beneficial if you have experience on PLCs such as Siemens S7, Allan Bradley and/or Mitsubishi.
  • You will need to be competent in dealing with both Electrical and Mechanical breakdowns on Food Production Machinery
  • Industry experience within one of the following areas is essential: Food, Drink, Packaging, Print or FMCG environment.
  • The following job titles that would be considered for this role would be; Maintenance Engineer, Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer, Multi Skilled Technician, Electrical Engineer, Maintenance Technician/Electrician, Multi Skilled Electrician, Mechanical Technician, Shift Electrician or Shift Technician.

In return, for being multi skilled you will be offered a truly varied role within a dynamic and a fast-paced business where opportunities to develop your skill sets and career progression path often arise.



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