Shift Multi Skilled Engineer
Continue your development in the Kent FMCG industry
Further develop your multi-bias approach in Engineering
About Our Client
A national player in the soft drinks industry, my client has a very creative culture and utilises the resources available to maximum effect to produce some of the most dynamic drink products in the market.
To compliment the success, and to drive forward for growth, they are looking to further develop their engineering team to further minimise downtime and boost production.
Ensure that performance of plant is maintained at agreed levels - aim of 100%.
Plan and complete tasks for self from PPM and Manufacturers schedules.
Support production, with ideas and initiative's to optimise line efficiency
Encourage an open communication culture between departments. (Engineering, Technical, Production, Planning, NPD, and Hygiene).
To be a role model for the Operatives in assisting and driving the agreed standards with shift and site managers
Planned maintenance tasks including daily checks.
Checks include start up, line set (safety, operations, technical and engineering), routine maintenance in accordance with manufacturer's schedules, complete relevant documentation in accordance with Company policies and procedures.
Communicate requirements or issues to the relevant personnel: Production, planning, technical etc.
Receive, prioritise, and complete work orders.
Receive work orders from various departments (technical, production, etc.). Provide feedback to relevant personnel on issues and/or completion of tasks. Assist with Instruction and demonstration of efficient machine operation with production ,hygiene and technical as required
Completion of maintenance projects: Modifications, or process upgrades
Services i.e. Electrical, air, vacuum, etc.
Additional projects as needed or requested on an ongoing basis
The Successful Applicant
PLC fault finding/diagnostics along with a strong health and safety ethic.
Food safety, allergen handling and HACCP knowledge would be beneficial.
Relevant Engineering qualifications (Electrical and/or Mechanical Engineering)
Experience of FMCG operations
Good analytical and numerical skills
Strong communicator who fosters relationships with colleagues quickly.
Good communication skills with the authority to stop production and place materials on hold if they fail to meet the Company's quality standards.
What's on Offer
£38,000 - £38,500 dependent on experience + Benefits