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Maintenance Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Food, Fresh Produce

  • Salary:

    £38000 - £42000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Austin Baker

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

Maintenance Engineer | Sittingbourne, Kent | Day's (4on 4off) | £42,000 + overtime & benefits.

Are you an experienced maintenance engineer? Are you looking for a day's role? Then we might have the role for you. We are currently working alongside a third-party service provider delivering Production, Storage, Ripening and Quality.

The business was formed in 2002 and has since gained considerable experience handling a wide variety of products. The site is 155,000 sq ft of purpose-built service provision site, able to accommodate all product types and dry goods.

What is the role?:

  • The prompt and timely action to repair and maintain Company Equipment to support Production efficiencies.
  • Performing all tasks in a food-safe manner to achieve the highest Maintenance standards.


  • Ensure that Maintenance schedules are carried out in a Safe manner especially within the Production area by not leaving tools, chemicals, or swarf that may compromise HACCP principles and food safety.
  • Ensure all Maintenance duties are carried out with company Health and Safety policy aspects fully considered.
  • Ensure that Maintenance hand-back procedures are completed correctly.
  • Ensure all daily, weekly and monthly maintenance schedules for equipment, vehicles and building infrastructure are completed correctly and promptly.


  • Electrical / Mechanical qualification (City and Guilds or equivalent apprenticeship).
  • Experienced in installations, breakdowns and planned maintenance.
  • Experienced in routine checks and identification of preventative measures.
  • Competent in report writing.