Mechanical and Electrical Engineer

Location: Aberdare
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £28,000 - £32,000
Reference: MECA
Contact Name: Paulina Stebelko
Contact Email: cardiff@gap-personnel.com

About us: Gap Personnel (operating as an employment business) have exciting opportunities for an experienced Mechanical and Electrical Site Engineer to join a fast paced FMCG client based in Aberdare area. Our client’s business is growing and as a result, we are now seeking new talent to join their team. The environment is busy and fast paced.

Main responsibilities:

Working on your own or in a team to carry out reactive and preventative maintenance on all site equipment. 

Identifying key areas for improvements of processes and procedures.

Fault finding and prevention

Work on the electrical systems, lighting, emergency lighting, display lighting, sockets, switchboards, fuses, distribution, basic BMS and control

Carrying out and improving PPMs

Supporting production team in achieving targets and goals

Ensuring all statutory requirements are maintained

Assisting with general upkeep and fabric maintenance

The Candidate

Have experience in some of the following areas –

  • Pneumatics
  • Hydraulics
  • Basic electrical
  • Plc
  • Conveyer belts
  • Pumps and motors
  • Steam boiler    

·Self-motivated with a tenacious ‘can do’ attitude.

·Fault finding and prevention experience

Work well alone and part of a team.

You will ideally have experience in working in a manufacturing / processing environment on an industrial scale (ideally in food manufacturing)

Job Role:

Hours: 6am -2:30pm / 2:30pm - 11pm rotating

Salary: £28,000 - £32,000 depending on experience.

To apply for the role please send an up to date CV.

This role is offering permanent opportunity for a candidate who is able to demonstrate their ability, commitment and excellent levels of performance during their assignment.

Gap Personnel Group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.


The gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.
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