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Date Added: Wed 11/10/2023

Junior Shift Engineer

Coventry, CV1, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: £25962/annum

Junior Shift Engineer
4on 2off 7am - 3pm
The Role:
To provide a pro-active approach to the prevention of equipment failure and ensuring the schedule PM is carried out as planned. Ensuring Quality, waste and efficiency targets are met by working as an integral part of the manufacturing team. Following all Health & Safety procedures at all times.
What will you be doing?
* Carry out work assignments issued by Lead engineer and maximize effectiveness of the shift at all times by ensuring efficient completion of tasks
* Ensure that all Work Orders, PMs issued to the shift are completed
* Compliance with Company policies, procedures and regulations (e.g., attendance, quality, safety, GMP's, etc.) and ensure these are followed to maintain the required standards (e.g., Food Safety, PPE etc.)
* Resolve mechanical and/or electrical issues under supervision and complete necessary reporting. If unsupervised repairs are carried out the appropriate testing is completed documented and reported
* Where necessary, must initiate the purchase of parts or equipment completing the relevant order requisition forms with relevant information., handing them into the Lead engineer or Engineering Stores Administrator for processing
* Provide the Lead Engineer with information on all engineering downtime attended on shift related quality issue, work orders completed, PMs completed, and other details as required
* Become proficient at identifying and analysing problems before crises and determine appropriate action and follow-up
* Ensure remedial works to equipment raised by work order or PMs are highlighted to the Lead engineer
* Consult and make yourself aware of the Engineering Work instructions and the tasks they cover. Never deviate from the instruction unless instructed to do so by a senior engineer.
* Use of power tools, drills, grinders, cutting equipment, saws, files, presses
* Use of ladders, steps, walkways
* Occasionally will be required to operate FLT's to handle parts/equipment if a current licence is held.
What will you bring to the party?
* Previous food processing industry experience highly desirable
* Electrical and/or mechanical qualifications/time served apprenticeship.
* Significant experience of working in an automated production environment.
* A good standard of both written and oral English
* Basic Food Hygiene
* Basic Health & Safety
* Data and analytical skills
* Computer literate. (word/excel/windows-based packages)
* Desirable skills: PLC, pneumatics, hydraulics, temperature control, instrumentation, welding, FLT license
What Happens Next?
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