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Shift Engineer

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    £45000 - £46000 per annum

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    Austin Baker

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

Multi Skilled Shift Engineer | Crewe | 4 on 4 off Days and Nights (12 hr shifts) | £45,500 + Overtime opportunity.

Are you a qualified and experienced engineer? Are you looking for a rewarding and challenging role in the food industry? You might be the perfect fit for our Shift Engineer position at a leading food manufacturer.

As a Shift Engineer, you will work on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern, alternating between days and nights (6 am-6 pm or 6 pm-6 am). You'll be responding to breakdowns, carrying out maintenance and repairs, supporting production teams, and undertaking projects to enhance equipment reliability and efficiency.

What we offer:

  • A competitive salary of £45,522 plus overtime

  • Free vend products

  • Company pension scheme

  • 2 volunteering days per year

  • A supportive and friendly work environment

  • Opportunities for training and development

What we require:

  • A recognised qualification in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering (Level 3) - multi-skilled

  • At least 2 years of experience as an engineer in a manufacturing or maintenance setting.

  • Knowledge of PLCs (Siemens S7, Mitsubishi), inverters (Lenz, Mitsubishi, ABB), robots (ABB), PUWER, and supply of machinery regulations 2008

  • A recognised health and safety qualification - IOSH

  • Food safety awareness - HACCP

  • Good computer literacy

  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills