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Site Engineer

  • Location:

    Milton Keynes

  • Sector:

    Food

  • Salary:

    Up to £47380 per annum

  • Contact:

    Austin Baker

  • Job ref:

    AB18584

  • Published:

    13 days ago

Are you seeking career development and a permanent day shift? We're supporting one of the UK's leading food manufacturers in their search for a Site Engineer to join their team in Milton Keynes. With over 10 sites across the UK, this is your chance to become part of a well-established and growing business. This site produces ready-to-eat and ready-to-cook food products, supplying top-tier supermarkets.

What's in it for you?

Competitive Salary: £47,380 for a 3 on 3 off days-only position
Training and Career Progression: Opportunities to grow and advance
Volunteering Days
Online and High-Street Retailer Discounts
Employee Well-Being and Community Support Groups
24/7 Access to Grocery Aid


What does the role entail?

  • Minimise machinery downtime and plan preventative maintenance
  • Ensure safe working practices and meet production plans
  • Develop and implement engineering team development plans
  • Maintain compliance with audit standards and manage engineering budgets
  • Drive continuous improvement and ensure legal compliance within the engineering function
  • Plan and conduct reactive and proactive maintenance on packaging and process equipment
  • Maintain documentation for historical records of breakdowns and PPMs
  • Participate in projects from machinery upgrades to building work
  • Identify spare parts requirements and maintain stock levels
  • Adhere to all company health & safety policies
  • Respond promptly to breakdowns and communicate with managers
  • Coordinate projects and direct technical activities to achieve goals
  • Carry out any other reasonable duties as required


What we're looking for:

Experience in FMCG/Food Production
Knowledge of packaging machines
Food Hygiene Level 2 and HACCP Level 2 trained
18th Edition Electrical Qualification
Energetic and enthusiastic attitude


What's next?
If this opportunity excites you or if you want to learn more, email your cover letter and CV to austin@morepeople.co.uk with the subject "Milton Keynes, Site Engineer." Let's arrange a time to discuss this role in more detail over the phone.

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