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Engineer Multi-Skilled

Are you a Multi-Skilled Engineer with a professional qualification in Electrical Engineering (HNC) ? An exciting opportunity to join a large and respected Fresh Produce company in Kent has arisen. As one of a team of Multi-Skilled Engineers, this role is key in assisting the Operations teams in achieving maximum productivity by minimising downtime through plant maintenance, repairs and improvement. Supports ongoing building maintenance to ensure the company remains a safe operating environment which meets the needs of the people working there.

The Key Accountabilities:

  • Complete fault finding, planned and preventative maintenance on plant an equipment to the highest standards, maximising equipment reliability and performance.
  • Participate in the installation of new equipment or movement of existing equipment as required, in line with agreed timescales and to manufacturer's standards.
  • Respond to requests for assistance, carrying out fault finding, problem solving, establish route cause fixes and address equipment and building issues.
  • Consider cost implications when carrying out designated tasks to minimise wasted time, materials and resource costs.
  • Acquire appropriate parts from the store and record to ensure accurate stock control. If stock is unavailable, ensure parts are ordered for repairs to be completed as soon as possible.

Must have HNC in Electrical Engineering or an Electrical Engineering Apprenticeship and knowledge of motors and how these are powered in addition to the related mechanical problems that can arise. Current Electrical Wiring standards and industrial machine control along with safety circuit knowledge and experience. Must also have a 'right first time' work ethic, comfortable in using root cause analyse to determine the underlying reasons for issues in a systematic way and to then act on findings. Will exhibits positive behaviours and professionalism at all times, even in difficult situations, building collaborative relationships across the business. You will enjoy working as part of a team whilst being able to make standalone decisions when needed, has the courage to stand up for continuous improvement in efficiency and effectiveness. Pro-actively communicate with Operations team to ensure any downtime can effectively managed with minimum impact. Replace parts where necessary and assemble machines within agreed time-scales and in line with Manufacturers standard. Will also be completing all necessary documentation and update relevant systems, ensuring data records are kept up to date accurate and audit-ready. Identify, recommend and implement improvements, including the design and fabrication of equipment. Will be assisting in the maintenance of the building and plant equipment, including testing of the fire alarm system. Comply with food safety standards and controls to ensure all work is carried out correctly and safely. Ensure daily and weekly KPI's are met. Experience of working in the Fresh Produce industry.

DCR 5791

Full Time
£35,000 - £39,000
Zoë Calver or Tracey Di Valentine
01784 450 111 or 0203 2430077

Contact Details

Essex: 0203 2430077
Heathrow: 01784 450 111
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