Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer (Mechanically Biased)

Location: Gateshead

Contract Type: Full-time

Contract Term: Permanent

Salary: £34,000 per annum including shift allowance


Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical Bias)

Our client is a successful Manufacturing company based in the North East, supplying to the major FMCG brands and big 4 supermarket chains. An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Shift Maintenance Engineer to join the business, based at their manufacturing facility. Reporting to the Engineering Manager, this is a key position within the business with a high level of accountability and responsibility.

This role is 12 hour shifts with attractive shift pattern

The successful candidates will be responsible for the following: -

  • Implementation of PPM/TPM schedules across a range of high speed print machinery including PLC’s
  • Breakdown repair
  • Ensuring KPI’s are achieved for health and safety, machine reliability
  • Involvement in continuous improvement and cap-ex projects

We are ideally seeking an experienced multi skilled Engineer with a Mechanical bias. A proven track record in maintenance gained within print, packaging or high volume FMCG environment is essential. Technically strong, with the ability to work as a team, supporting production in driving improvements and machine reliability. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a rapidly growing and profitable business offering real scope for progression.