All Locations
Irthlingborough
Vacancy Type
Permanent full time
Advertising Salary
£40,000-£43,000
Engineering

About The Role

  • Shift: 7am - 7pm,3 days on, 4 days off (plus two floating shifts every 4 weeks
  • Engineering operates a 24/6 cover, working on 3 days on 4 days off rota with banked hours principle.

You will provide a full engineering support service to all areas of the business, aiming to minimise machine and equipment downtime and maximise preventative maintenance.

Key focus areas:

  • Minimise machine downtime
  • Prevent manufacturing lost time
  • Achievement of the Preventative Maintenance Plan
  • To be audit ready at all times – relevant paperwork and quality audits completed
  • To be generating continuous improvement ideas

You will have experience of working as a Maintenance Engineer within a production environment - preferably food processing, and will be able to demonstrate an understanding of manufacturing processes. You'll need to use both your electrical and mechanical engineering experience in this role.

You'll be a used to planning PPM, and you'll understand the importance of this. As you'd expect, there will also be reactive work, so you'll need to be adaptable - a natural, hands on problem solver will thrive in this role. You'll be comfortable recording reports and work logs onto our system - so computer literacy is also important.

Ideally you will have (or be working towards) the following qualifications:

  • BTECH/ONC qualification as a minimum in either Electrical or Mechanical discipline or Multi skilled engineering qualification or C&G 2330 Level 3 Electro – technical certificate combined with NVQ 3 Electrical Maintenance
  • Time served apprentice
  • Multi-skilled Engineer
  • HNC level in electrical, mechanical or production maintenance engineering

About Us

We’re on an exciting mission here at Whitworths – to help boost the nutrient intake of the nation, improving general health of families using the goodness found in our delicious products. We’re the only brand that gives a credibly nutritious boost to breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, baking and beyond.

There are obviously many other reasons to come and work with us, but the biggest reason is so that you have a job you love and a company you are proud to say you work for. You will receive a competitive salary, 33 days holiday, a workplace pension, and in addition, you’ll also have access to a number of family friendly, health and lifestyle benefits. Culturally, we believe strongly in investing in our people, developing them in role and developing their careers within Whitworths. Don't just take our word for it, our people say the same, as demonstrated by our recent accreditation from Investors In People.

If this is you and you believe you have the skills and experience required to join the Whitworth’s family as Shift Engineer then click ‘apply’ now! We look forward to receiving your application. All applications will receive a response
 
Please note, Whitworths is committed to eradicating modern slavery from its business and within our supply chain. Our modern slavery statement is available on our web site. If you have any concerns, you can contact the following organisations: The Salvation Army Human Trafficking Helpline - (0300 303 8151) and the Modern Slavery Helpline (08000 121 700).
 

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