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Maintenance Engineer

  • Location:

    Potton

  • Sector:

    Fresh Produce, Agriculture

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £46000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Austin Baker

  • Job ref:

    AB18475

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

Are you ready to roll up your sleeves and get your hands on cutting-edge produce packing machinery like GIC, Claypack, and Robotics? Picture yourself in a dynamic, supportive environment where your engineering skills keep fresh produce moving smoothly from our fields to customers' tables. If you're passionate about maintenance and repair, and eager to join a company that's been a leader in the industry since 1963!

What's in it for me?

  • Competitive Salary: Between £40K and £46k per year.
  • Work-Life Balance: Monday - Friday with occasional weekends (paid at overtime rates).
  • Professional Growth: Opportunity to work with top-notch fresh produce machinery.
  • High Standards: Work with a company accredited by BRC, Red Tractor, Soil Association, and Smeta.

Requirements

  • Strong mechanical and technical skills in equipment maintenance and repair.
  • Experience with produce packing machinery.
  • Knowledge of electrical systems and troubleshooting.
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting technical manuals and diagrams.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Relevant certifications or qualifications in engineering or a related field.
  • Experience in the farming or agricultural industry is a plus.

What is the role?

As a Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for the day-to-day maintenance, repair, and troubleshooting of our farming equipment and machinery. This includes:

  • Conducting regular inspections.
  • Diagnosing and resolving issues.
  • Performing necessary repairs.
  • Ensuring all equipment operates at optimal levels.
  • Collaborating with the operations team to optimize processes and implement improvements.

This full-time, on-site role maintains our high-quality standards and ensures smooth operations in our produce packing facilities.

What's next?

If this role piques your interest or if you'd like to discuss it in more detail, please contact me, Austin, at austin@morepeople.co.uk. Send me a copy of your CV and a cover letter with the reference Maintenance Engineer, Potton.