Shift Maintenance Engineer

We Are SSG
Boddam, Aberdeenshire
33000.0000 - 37000.0000
11 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

James Cross are a leading recruitment consultancy specializing within the manufacturing and Engineering industry.

We are currently looking to recruit X3 Shift Engineers X1 Electrical and X2 Mechanical based in the Peterhead area. Below are some brief details about the positions. The role is working within the food sector.

As a shift engineer you will be required to work as part of the engineering team ensuring that all breakdowns and PPM are dealt with in a safe and time efficient manner across a food manufacturing site.

As a Mechanical Engineer the main duties will include,

Maintain, repair and replace where appropriate, mechanical equipment through the site
Provide detailed records of all work undertaken to help build an accurate picture of the equipment reliability for planned maintenance scheduling
All works must be carried out inline with health and safety and completed in a safe and efficient manner
Work closely as part of a team in decreasing downtime across the site
Work closely with the engineering manager on any additional tasks that maybe required from time to time.

As an Electrical Engineer the main duties will include,

Responsibility for planned and preventative maintenance and development of PPM’s where possible.

Resolve machine breakdowns to ensure maximum line efficiency of the production process.

To assist in maintaining the engineering stores by identifying parts and raising parts requisition forms for repairs and stock replenishment.

Ensuring stores booking in and out procedures are being adhered to.

Responsibility for ensuring current practices meet Health and Safety and Food Safety standards, and where possible that they exceed requirements.

The working hours are:

A Eight day shift pattern, working four consecutive shifts of 12 hours per day, followed by four consecutive days off, rotating on a fortnightly basis between dayshift and backshift. Dayshift is 6.00am to 6.00pm and nightshift is 6.00pm to 6.00am.

In return the client is offering a basic salary of £33-£37k depending upon experience, overtime, plus holidays, pension.

If you are interested in the position or know someone that maybe interested please do not hesitate to get in touch directly via response to this advert and I will respond to all enquiries.