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Multi Skilled Night Shift Engineer

Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 DOE
Location: Oxfordshire
Reference: lw13494b
Contact: Laura Willis: 08448 550000, Click to apply
Multi Skilled Night Shift Engineer

Vacancy Details

Commutable from Oxford, Banbury, Bicester, Kidlington, Abingdon, Northampton, Warwickshire

Sunday to Thursday 10pm-6am

Working for one of UKs leading food manufacturers in their field, producing some of the most recognisable products. Currently undergoing a period of growth and sustained investment they are now busier than ever. Working in a fast-moving, high volume environment I am seeking talented multi-skilled engineers to ensure that minimum downtime and maximum productivity is achieved.


- You’ll be responsible for breakdowns, modifications and developing effective Planned Preventative Maintenance Schedules
- Carry out proactive and reactive maintenance and repairs to the plant
- Carry out both Electrical and Mechanical work daily
- Carry out fault finding and PPM on all machinery & equipment
- Work on a large variety of equipment including PLC systems, hydraulics, pneumatics, conveyors, and robotics.
- Respond to equipment breakdowns and ensure maximum focus is given to continuous improvement
- Trouble shooting on a wide variety of kit, including high speed packaging and wrapping machines.
- To Fault find and problem solve in an effective and efficient manner
- Ensuring that machinery is maintained, and repaired to a high standard
- Pro-active in the reduction of engineering downtime and continuous improvement of the process and the department 

Skills & Experience:

- Must be a multi-skilled maintenance engineer and have served an accredited apprenticeship
- Educated to a minimum City & Guilds Level 3 in Engineering
- PLC - electrical fault-finding skills
- Experience gained working in a fast paced high volume FMCG Manufacturing Environment - food, Pharma, automotive environment
- Be a strong communicator, working closely with multiple disciplines including engineering & production teams
- Attitude is everything, positive, enthusiastic, willing to train & develop
- Must have excellent understanding of engineering systems, stores & PPM documentation
- Any experience of lean manufacturing & continuous improvement techniques would be highly advantageous
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