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Shift Electrical Engineer

Doncaster   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Market-leading chilled food manufacturer
  • Electrical Engineer

About Our Client

Our Client is a global leader in food manufacture, providing into key retailers and food service in the UK and overseas. With an annual turnover of over £1 billion, they employ over 10,000 globally.

Job Description

As the business rolls out its plans for the implementation of new lines in the coming months, the successful candidate will be a part of the growing team, responsible for maintaining the equipment and ensuring that the business can deliver production targets and continue the upward trend that they have enjoyed.

Key responsibilities:

  • Respond quickly and effectively to unplanned problems, breakdowns and emergency repairs to drive improvement efficiency.
  • Provide solutions to failed situations from an electrical viewpoint - providing comprehensive information about failures, fault findings, repairs and actions taken, liaising with other engineers and operational management;
  • Work on installations and commissioning of new equipment across site;
  • Provide reactive and PPM maintenance to site machinery, equipment and systems, utilising best practice, in a timely manner to the highest standards.
  • Work on a variety of production-based machinery; ensure production is made within quality control parameters;
  • Optimise line performance by maximising equipment available;
  • Assist with site projects, including the installation of new equipment installations and machine modifications;
  • Supervise contractors on-site ensuring compliance of all company EHS requirements;
  • Co-ordinate and supervision of maintenance apprentice ensuring compliance of all company EHS requirements;
  • Undertake continuous professional development and on-the-job training when required;
  • Take seriously, and demonstrate best practice with regards to the Health, Safety & welfare of self and others;
  • Deliver excellent house-keeping standards; control of maintenance tools, stores and equipment.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have at least 3 years' experience within a food manufacturing environment and will display the following characteristics:

Electrical Engineering qualification

Good problem solving

Electrical Fault finding /diagnostic skills

PLC interrogation /fault finding experience

Electrical installation experience

Planned (PPM) and un-planned maintenance experience

Experience of TPM

Flexible approach to working

Skilled in root cause analysis

What's on Offer

Competitive package