Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: Up to £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Technical
Contact Name: Jenna-Jayne Blake

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Maintenance Technician

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Engineer at a Leicester based food manufacturing company.

To ensure plant and equipment downtime is kept to a minimum and building upkeep is maximised through efficient response times, continuous improvements, data acquisition and analysis, whilst maintaining and developing a positive attitude towards costs, quality and health and safety.

  • Awareness of Production OEE's and strive to make improvements to the OEE's.
  • Responsible for ensuring site security procedures are followed at all times.
  • Each engineer should consistently keep other team members informed of ongoing projects, breakdown issues, temporary repairs, and modifications.
  • Individuals should be able to approach the team for support, assistance, advice, or specific skills and
  • knowledge to facilitate a proactive and harmonious team culture.
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with Company HR, Health & Safety, Food Safety, Quality and Hygiene policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for carrying out risk assessments
  • Undertake any other duties, projects or responsibilities as required by the Maintenance Manager or designate.
  • The individual should not carry out any task that he/she feels is unsafe or compromises the product or others around him/her.
  • Preparation, tidiness and cleanliness of work areas and stores.
  • Electrical and mechanical diagnostic/fault finding techniques and the application of remedial work in a breakdown situation.
  • Electrical/mechanical competences, welding, basic machining, and fabrication skills are required to enable the engineer to carry out various "general maintenance" tasks within the engineering field.
  • Root cause analysis carried out online performance and stoppages
  • The maintenance team operate a maintenance shutdown period usually once a week, where engineers are allocated maintenance tasks to complete on the day, this can involve two or more engineers allocated to the same task.

Competencies Required

  • General Craft skills
  • Electrical & Mechanical skills to C&G level / NVQ
  • Sound common sense and responsible attitude
  • Honesty, integrity, motivation and reliability.
  • Can-Do attitude
  • Solid mechanical and electrical experience

This is a permanent role, salary £38,000p/a working 4 on 4 off shifts., 06:00 to 18:00 & 18:00 to 6:00, rotating weekly.

For immediate consideration please send your CV without delay to or call 07718 763550


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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