Maintenance Engineer - Nights

Location: Irlam, Greater Manchester
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £44690.00 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Contact: Alex Quegan
Call: Alex
Reference: BBBH5754_1653660826
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Maintenance Engineer - Permanent Nights (4 On 4 Off)

Salary £44,690


gap technical are proud to be representing this Market Leading manufacturing business in their search for a Maintenance Engineer to work at their facility based near Manchester.

Performance Objectives

  • Overseeing and undertaking accurate and efficient changeovers
  • Providing on the job training to members of the production team
  • Ensuring continuous improvement of machinery performance through the accurate recording/reviewing of the main downtime causes and solutions, and the implementation of engineering improvements
  • Ensuring effective shift handovers by liaising with other production technicians
  • Ensuring the effective and safe operation of all machinery and reporting all failures to the Engineering Shift Manager
  • Liaising closely with the other members of the engineering department to ensure maximum performance of the production machinery
  • Adopting a flexible approach within a fast moving environment by recommending and supporting improvement initiatives to improve line and individual performance
  • Fully co-operating with the ongoing requirement for personal/team training and development to achieve the main job purpose
  • Ensuring all documentation and record systems are maintained to high standards on a daily basis in accordance with ISO 9001:2000
  • Maintaining a high degree of both product and personal safety in accordance with HSE, EHO and HMCE requirements
  • Ensuring adherence to all legislative requirements by implementing and auditing risk assessment controls and HACCP

Person Specification

  • Recognised indentured apprenticeship or appropriate recognised engineering training programme
  • Recognised Qualification in Electrical Engineering
  • Recognised Qualification or adequate experience in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience of working within an FMCG environment correcting both mechanical and electrical faults
  • Able to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to maintain a high level of discipline associated with the daily compliance of hygiene standards and the safe operation of factory equipment
  • To be able to progress within the role and the department knowledge of Siemens PLC would be advantageous


Please send your CV and call Alex at gap technical on 01925 406 525

If you have any questions or are interested in any other opportunities we may have, please do not hesitate to contact on 01925 406 525

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of gap technical who are operating as an employment agency.

gap technical are committed to the selection, recruitment, and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.

Closing Date: 26/06/2022

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