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Maintenance Engineer

Job Title: Maintenance Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wrexham
Salary: 30000 - 35000
REF: 2041
Contact Name: Harry Cains
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Job Description

We are Looking for a Maintenance Engineer to join one of the UK’s fastest growing manufactures of Meat. The company specialises in manufacturing meat products both globally and nationally and prides itself on the Passion, knowledge and expertise of each team member.

The Maintenance Engineer will possess strong communication skills and be comfortable working as part of a team. Must be able to carry out both planned and reactive maintenance including PPM’s, breakdowns, and repairs to a wide range of automated machinery.  

Key Accountabilities of the maintenance engineer

  • Repair and maintain all site equipment
  • Undertake repair work or testing while completing the relevant documents
  • Record all maintenance work in either the log book or computer systems  
  • Be flexible with engineering colleagues by changing and sharing duties  
  • Directly work with the chief engineer to manager safety standards and compliance requirements
  • Uphold and enforce relevant systems of work required by statutory customer and factory requirements
  • Flexible approach to shift working to meet factory requirements
  • Have the independence and initiative to ensure that all breakdown and repairs are left to in a safe condition

The ideal Maintenance Engineer should possess: -

  • Experience working within the food industry or similar FMCG manufacturing environment
  • Time served apprecticeship
  • 17th/18th Edition wiring regulations
  • NVQ Level 3 or above in relevant engineering Qualification
  • Complying with Health & Safety requirements for engineering and electrical work
  • Great team working abilities
  • The ability to fault find and undertake root cause analysis.
  • Good engineering practices to reduce the risk of product contamination

We are looking for a highly motivated, well organised Maintenance engineer with excellent communication and team working skills and a flexible approach to work to work a Monday to Friday role. With previous experience within a similar role/environment, they will demonstrate a sound knowledge and understanding of routine and preventative maintenance.