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Vacancy Details

Shift Engineer - REF No. EB5060

Industry Sector: Engineering - Electrical
Location: Coventry

Salary: circa £35000 per Annum

FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Amanda Babington

Job Summary

An opportunity has arisen for the requirement of a Shift Engineer to work for an independent family business, who are looking to ensure the smooth and accurate running of the Engineering Department by providing a pro-active approach to the prevention of equipment failure and ensuring the schedule PM is carried out as planned, resolving mechanical and/or electrical problems in a timely fashion. We require a Shift Engineer to join an established team in Coventry following a resignation. The Shift Engineer must have an electrical background in prevention and maintenance within the food/Manufacturing processing industry and ideally have been through the apprenticeship process.

Detailed Job Description

EB5060: Shift Engineer

Salary: £ 35,000 DOE

Location: Coventry, West Midlands

Position: Permanent

Hours of Work: Rotating Shifts Monday to Friday (AM (05:30-14:00) & PM (13:30-22:00))

Benefits: 28 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays.

An opportunity has arisen for the requirement of a Shift Engineer to work for an independent family business, who are looking to ensure the smooth and accurate running of the Engineering Department by providing a pro-active approach to the prevention of equipment failure and ensuring the schedule PM is carried out as planned, resolving mechanical and/or electrical problems in a timely fashion. We require a Shift Engineer to join an established team in Coventry following a resignation.

The Shift Engineer must have an electrical background in prevention and maintenance within the food/Manufacturing processing industry and ideally have been through the apprenticeship process.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

* Carry out work assignments issued by Manager and maximize effectiveness of the shift always by ensuring efficient completion of tasks.
* Work with other functions as part of the manufacturing team to ensure efficient running of the equipment and carry out prioritized work as agreed.
* Compliance with Company policies, procedures and regulations (e.g. attendance, quality, safety, GMP's, etc.) and ensure these are followed to maintain the required standards (e.g. Food Safety, PPE etc.).
* Resolve electrical problems in a timely fashion
* Order spare parts as required on shift if unavailable from stock and contact contractors/suppliers as required to resolve problems on shift.
* This list is not exhaustive.

Skills & Experience:

Essential:

* Previous food processing industry experience
* Electrical experience: electrical qualifications/time served apprenticeship.
* 2 Years' experience of working in an automated production environment.
* A good standard of both written and oral English
* Basic Food Hygiene
* Basic Health & Safety
* Data and analytical skills
* Computer literate. (word/excel/windows based packages)

Desirable:

* PLC, pneumatics, hydraulics, temperature control, instrumentation, welding, FLT license

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.


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*CVs MUST be named in the format "YOUR NAME - CV.doc" and be in either Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx), Rich Text (.rft) or Plain Text (.txt) formats. PDF files are not accepted. Submitted files should also be less than 1MB in size.

 

CVs submitted NOT in the format above may not be received or processed correctly.



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