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Multi skilled engineer - brand new food site

South West London   •   £38,000 - £44,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Multi skilled engineer with PLC fault finding experience
  • Brand new site with significant budget for CAPEX spend/stores

About Our Client

The business are a rapidly expanding family business who after continued growth have recently invested in a brand new site with bespoke machinery. As the business has grown the need for further automation became apparent, hence the investment and they are currently in the process of planning for a 3rd site locally. With a real emphasis on family culture, the business is fast paced and can be challenging, but with significantly better staff retention than most, any engineer coming to the business will find a friendly, hard working and autonomous working environment.

Job Description

You would be responsible for minimising downtime and fixing breakdowns as efficiently as possible, ensuring a good balance of pro-active and reactive maintenance. Whilst there will be basic planning involved, it is essential that you are hands on and an all rounder comfortable with your engineering technical ability both mechanically and electrically. You will also have the opportunity to be involved with projects for future expansion and join a business that is on an upwards curve. Potentially, if the will and ability is there - an opportunity to take over from the current lead/senior engineer as the most senior engineering point of contact in the business as he heads towards retirement.

The Successful Applicant

  • Multi skilled experience - both mechanical and electrical - ideally in a food manufacturing environment.
  • PLC fault finding capability.
  • Ability to work pro-actively developing effective PPM systems.
  • Can work reactively with a hands on and can do attitude to fixing breakdowns.
  • Ability to apply engineering knowledge to support in lean manufacturing projects on site.
  • Is comfortable working in a fast paced, food environment.

What's on Offer

Attractive package on offer for the right candidate. £38,000-£44,000 DOE.