Electrical Shift Engineer

Plymouth, England
Manufacturing and Engineering
Permanent
GBP28000 - GBP41000 per annum 22.5% Shift Allowance + Bonus
Carl Costigan
carl.costigan@pod-talent.com
2CC
10-Oct-2022

Pod Talent are currently working on an exciting opportunity to join a Global Food Manufacturing business in Plymouth as an Electrical Shift Engineer, this role is to support the site on its journey to becoming a world class factory. The primary responsibility of the role is to maintain plant equipment and fix mechanical / electrical issues sitewide. For this role a strong electrical bias with control / automation skill will be required, along with an intermediate level of mechanical expertise.


What are we looking for?

  • Proven experience in diagnosing and fixing automation, electrical and mechanical issues, with an electrical bias, within an FMCG environment.
  • An action orientated, results driven, problem solver that works well with people and can prioritise workloads with ease.
  • Higher National Certificate (HNC) in an electrical/automation or multiskilled engineering discipline is desirable, supported by suitable experience.

What would be your key responsibilities?

  • As an Electrical Shift Engineer you will be performing fault diagnosis and resolving random failures on production machinery. Such as, automation, electrical and mechanical issues.
  • Detailed reporting and recording of maintenance work.
  • Provide technical experience/expertise/ information to assist others in resolution of equipment issue.
  • Drive reactive maintenance continuous improvement
  • Undertake preventative maintenance activities, equipment checks, repairs etc.
  • Conduct training and coaching of all operators, technicians and apprentices
  • Monitor and reduce the amount of energy consumed
  • Complete risk assessment / permit to work and formulate method statements to assist in safe undertaking of any activity.
  • Measures and monitors both the quality of work and the accurate recording of shift reliability issues

What are the shifts?

  • Monday - Friday 6am-2pm & 2pm-10pm (rotating weekly)

Contact - Carl Costigan

Carl Costigan

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