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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    Up to £39780.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rhys Cogan

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    18 February 2023

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Yolk is representing a Fast-moving consumer goods company in Westbury that are going through mass expansion and looking to attract an engineer to grow with the company. On offer here is a role to grow with a massive company who are looking to mass expand over the next few years. The company are a successful packaging company who have a very clean shop floor and they want to expand on there current team.
If you are an Mechanical Maintenance Engineer and like the sound of this role then keep on reading.

As a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer this is what you will be doing.

Reporting into the Engineering Manager your main duties will be to support, maintain, improve all plant and machinery on site to aid the manufacturing process. As a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer you will be expected to use your initiative to help with the Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE), with the goal of a reduction of downtime due to equipment failure.

* Mechanical engineering qualification or time served apprenticeship
* Project and Development Achievements

  • * Mechanical skilled engineer - strong problem-solving skills
    * Mechanical fault finding and maintenance skills
    * Experience of reactive maintenance
    * Welding and fabrication skills
    * Machining skills - knowledge of using a Lathe and Mill

The experience you will bring to the team.

  • A time-served Mechanical Maintenance Engineer with at least 2 years' experience of working within a manufacturing environment.
  • You will be both versatile and flexible with regards to pro-active & re-active maintenance duties.
  • Any previous experience in the food/FMCG industry would be advantageous.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Methodical attitude and an excellent eye for detail.

And this is what you will get in return.
A competitive salary up to £49,780 + benefits +3 shift pattern
You will be joining a business currently experiencing significant growth, which also offer fantastic progression opportunities.

Are you up to the challenge?
Are you what we are looking for? Please get in touch today with engineering specialist recruiter, Rhys Cogan 0745163145.
Please apply with a CV and feel free to include a cover letter outlining why you are perfect for the role. We also have a referral scheme so if you know of someone who would be great for the role please get in touch.
*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.