Reliability Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Bradford, West Yorkshire
  • Posted: 3rd August 2018
  • Salary: Up to £45000 per annum + Benefit Package
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH3726
  • Industry: Food and Drink
  • Location: Bradford, West Yorkshire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Skills:

Position: Reliability Engineer – Food Industry
Location: Bradford
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £45,000 per annum, double figure pension, private healthcare, PR Bonus and Discount Schemes

The Role
E3 Recruitment has a new opportunity for a Reliability Engineer to join a leading UK food manufacturer with recognisable brands that dominate the market.
Reporting to the Site Engineering Manager, the purpose of the Reliability Engineer is to facilitate the achievement of factory KPIs through the application of engineering & maintenance principles.
This role is purely days. Mon – Friday


As an experienced Reliability Engineer, PPM management and continuous improvement will be at the forefront of your daily activities You will systematically review performance, identifying and implementing opportunities to improve factory lines and equipment reliability.
You will build and manage your own area of the factory and associated production lines; building in-depth knowledge of your area and the ability to action and rectify with efficiency.

Other day to day duties include:

  • Reactive, preventative and planned maintenance
  • Perform root cause analysis and fault finding
  • Application / adherence of TPM
  • Reliability Projects focussing on top level events that improve asset operations
  • Implementing asset reliability improvements, tracking scorecard benefits
  • Develop, coach, mentor and influence the full engineering team on key improvements and benefits

What will you bring?

  • You must be an excellent fault finder and have strong electrical/mechanical skills with a good working knowledge of the food production industry.
  • You will be expected to accurately record all maintenance work using a computerised maintenance system so strong computer skills are a must.
  • Proven experience of working within a fast-paced food production environment
  • Qualified to NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent ONC Mechanical/electrical engineering BTEC level 3 in mechanical & Electrical/electronic engineering)
  • Strong knowledge of improvement techniques and approaches that drive reliability and cost

What’s in it for you?

Our client is an international organisation who pride themselves on creating high quality food and exceed many recognised industry standards. They care about ‘their people’ and offer a dedicated career path to those that wish to build their future with this exceptional food manufacturer.

If you are as serious about food as they are and ready to help us make a difference, we would like to hear from you.

Forward your CV to Jordan Kellett or call on 01484 645269 for a confidential chat.

This position is being advertised by E3 Recruitment who operate as an employment business



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