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Date Added: Wed 15/11/2023

Maintenance Engineer

Cambridge, CB2, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: £44000 - £45000/annum benefits

Maintenance Engineer

Monday-Friday 7am-5pm + 1 in 4 Week Call Out Rota

£45,000 + Overtime

Our client is a leading food manufacturer that is part of a larger European Group. Due to an up and coming retirement within the engineering function, they are looking for a new multi-skilled maintenance engineer to join their close knit team.

Role & Responsibilities:

Responsible for supporting PPM's and reactive maintenance across all site production & packaging machinery, site services & facilities
Electrical & mechanical fault finding, problem solving and repairs
New machinery installations, project work
PLC - electrical fault finding
Worked on conveyors, mixers, baggers, production lines, packaging machinery, elevators, metal detectors, stitchers, labellers, scanners
Fixing motors, gearboxes, bearings, pneumatics, chains, sprockets, control panels, sensors, safety circuits, pumps, blowers, hydraulics

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

Ideally be a multi-skilled engineer
Must be comfortable working in a small team, flexible to working a call out rota
Have completed a time-served-apprenticeship
Strong electrical & mechanical fault finding skills
Must have previously have worked in fast-paced manufacturing, ideally food / FMCG
PLC - electrical fault finding
Mechanical fabrication, fitting, and welding skills would be beneficial
Projects and continuous improvement experience
Must have worked with pneumatics & hydraulics
Ideally have a varied career, comfortable working at heights and in confined spaces
17th or 18th Edition
Able to work unsupervised

SE23100 / 534

If you are interested in this role or looking for something similar, please contact our Managing Consultant Chris Gumm directly at or call them for a confidential discussion on (phone number removed).

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