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Multi-skilled Engineer - Double Days

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Engineering, Food and Agriculture

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £39000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Phillip Watson

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01284 765700

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Start date:


Compass Point is working with a leading FMCG business in their search for an additional Multi-skilled Engineer for one of their flagship facilities. This is a great opportunity to join a well respected and successful company in a Monday to Friday, Double Day Shift role (6am to 2pm/2pm to 10pm). With significant CapEx expenditure signed off, this will be a chance for you to join at the start of a major factory revamp that will lead to increased automation.
Electrically biased and apprentice trained, you will be a real problem solver and keen to continue training.

Core duties:

Maintenance to all production machinery, reacting to daily concerns and support in getting equipment back in to correct operating condition
  • Complete PPM Checks to schedule and log activity on relevant systems
  • Complete work requests allocated within agreed timescales
  • Manage spare parts for any allocated equipment and follow up on improvement activity
  • Actively support in finding and diagnosing root cause issues and creating reports and proposals on how to improve these
  • Equipment start up checks and shut down activity
  • Project activity to improve equipment and processes
  • Promote and operate to health and safety standards
  • Ensure engineering workshop areas are kept clean and tidy, and company issued equipment is complete and in good condition


  • Fault finding both mechanical and electrical
  • Pneumatic, hydraulic, and PLC (Mitsubishi and Siemens)
  • Knowledge of inverters and drives
  • Ability to work on own and as part of a team

Required Education/Qualifications:

  • NVQ3 engineering or equivalent
  • ONC electrical engineering or equivalent

Desirable Education/Qualifications:

  • HNC electrical engineering or equivalent
  • BS7671 wiring regulations 17th edition or 18th edition
  • Electrical inspection and test (C&G 2391)
  • FLT counterbalance
  • IPAF MEWP 3a and3b