Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Preston Permanent
  • The client is a successful manufacturer based in Preston.
  • The Engineer will work a 4 week rotating shift consisting of 8hr days & nights.

About Our Client

Our client is a significant player in the FMCG sector, employing staff across multiple sites. This well-established firm is noted for its commitment to innovation and quality, with a strong reputation for producing high-quality consumer goods.

Job Description

  • The Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer will be working on Sensors (fixing), Motor swaps, PLC experience (programming not required), Fault investigation (up to PLC level), Inverter drives, 3phase - installation & maintenance, Fault finding.
  • Conduct routine maintenance and testing on electrical plant machinery.
  • Diagnose and repair electrical faults, ensuring minimal downtime.
  • Work in collaboration with the wider engineering team to improve plant performance.
  • Document all work carried out and maintain a log of all repairs and maintenance work.

The Successful Applicant

  • 17th/18th Edition Qualification.
  • Experience in maintaining and repairing electrical machinery, ideally within an FMCG environment.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and a keen attention to detail.
  • A good understanding of health and safety regulations.
  • Knowledge of mechanical systems.
  • Be proactive in their approach.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary
  • Company contributory pension scheme.
  • Free Life Assurance.
  • Staff discount on products.
  • Free on-site parking.
  • Wellness programme and support.

Molly Rushby
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Phone number
+44 113 243 7732

Job summary

Job function
Engineering & Manufacturing
Maintenance, Reliability
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Molly Rushby
Consultant phone
+44 113 243 7732
Job reference