Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer - Flexible Packaging

  • Job Reference: PK6983
  • Date Posted: 31 August 2021
  • Recruiter: Future Recruitment Ltd
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  • Location: South Yorkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £30-32K Dep on exp + Benefits
  • Sector: Packaging, Production, Technology, Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description



£30-32K (depending on experience) + Additional Benefits

Monday to Friday Day Shifts: 40 hours per week (either 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm or a bridging shift 8am-4:30pm)

My client is a well-established reel fed pouches and sachets packaging manufacturer. Independently owned, servicing a wide range of clients from small scale to global users.

There is a requirement on site for an Electrical / Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to service and repair all the plant machinery to company SOPs to ensure smooth and efficient production. The role will also require additional non-maintenance duties on a regular basis such as machine operation, warehouse work and fork lift operation.

Candidate Profile: The ideal candidate will be qualified in a Mechanical or Electrical discipline (with appropriate crossover knowledge). The candidate will be familiar with fault finding on mechanical and electrical systems using a logical approach. They should also ideally possess knowledge and experience gained in a manufacturing environment, preferably in packaging or the print industry.

Other competencies may include: Mechanical fabrication, fluid process engineering, heating and ventilation systems, rotary motion control, PLC controls, DC and AC inverter drives.

Personal attributes must include:

  • Team player (not limited to the engineering department)
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Able to communicate confidently and effectively at all levels
  • Able to build a reputation for service, quality and reliability.
  • Able to think, prioritise and plan ahead.
  • Able to work to Company Standard Procedures with ability to use own initiative.
  • Resourceful with attention to limitations and detail.