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Maintenance Engineer

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  • Stonehouse, UK
  • Permanent,
  • 25/03/2024
Job description

Maintenance Engineer

Job Type: Permanent

Location: GL10, Stonehouse

Salary: £44,000.00 plus bonus

Shifts: Mornings 7am-7pm / Nights 7pm-7am & Days 7am-3pm (Rotational shifts)

We are looking for motivated, customer focused partners who want to join our team as a maintenance technician. The Focus of the Maintenance Technician is to ensure all safety regulations and policies are adhered to, to ensure preventative maintenance is conducted on time to a high standard and to provide high levels of equipment availability through continuous improvement.


  • Put Health and safety best practices first in all work carried out ensuring compliance with all H&S standards and regulations
  • Carry out Planned Preventative maintenance on a full range of equipment within the site
  • React quickly to breakdowns, communicate clearly with affected parties, and work efficiently to fix the issue.
  • Provide high levels of equipment availability.
  • Support the wider Team
  • Management of contractors.
  • On-site support and responsibility for management and escalation of high-risk situations
  • Control of contractors when required.
  • Management of Critical spare parts inventory.
  • General production support.
  • Use basic IT/IS functions.
  • Maintenance of electronic documents and databases and record accurate data on reports.
  • Repairs to the building infrastructure.
  • Creation of check and maintenance lists for new installations.
  • Review, completion, and modification of construction plans (Management of Change) of the production facilities.
  • Work with Leaders and fellow partners to ensure Food Safety and Partner Safety.
  • Understand and execute standard operating procedures relative to position.
  • Understand and follow all PCP and CCP checks.
  • Follow reaction plan for Food Safety, Food Quality, and customer requirement outages, be able to identify and understand customer requirements and assist in assuring proper operation and product.

Experience Required:

  • Multi skilled in both Electrical(instrumentation) and mechanical with an electrical bias.
  • Experience of Planned Preventative Maintenance systems.
  • Fault finding on Siemens PLC and material handling Automated systems.
  • Experience in interpreting both Mechanical and electrical drawings.
  • Experience of Conveyor Maintenance, motor controllers/inverters
  • Maintenance and servicing of production facilities.
  • Experience of high voltage switching.
  • Experience of sortation, conveyor machinery.
  • Experience of fault finding on Building equipment i.e. HVAC, Dock levelers, Chillers, and general building maintenance.

Essential Requirements:

  • Engineering Apprentice Trained
  • HNC or equivalent

Desirable Requirements:

  • Welding experience.
  • Siemens PLC fault finding.
  • Mechanical experience.
  • Electro pneumatic.
  • FMCG experience.
  • Experience of working in the food industry.

Demonstratable Behavioral Competencies:

  • Organizational Awareness.
  • Personal Drive
  • Proactivity
  • Working effectively with others.
  • Excellent Interpersonal and communication skills.

Sound like the job for you? Click APPLY to upload your CV and one of our friendly team will be in contact. Don’t have a CV? Call the office on 01452 302852 and the team will help you with your registration.

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Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £44,000.00 per year



  • Canteen
  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking




  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift


Work Location: In person

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