Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician - Food Industry

Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician - Food Industry

Job Title: Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician - Food Industry
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Derby, Derbyshire
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 11199CM_1510832224
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 16, 2017 11:37

Job Description

Maintenance Engineer - Multi-Skilled

£30-36k DoE + Overtime, Benefits

Permanent, Full Time

Derby, Derbyshire

We are currently seeking to recruit a Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer / Maintenance Technician / Electrical & Mechanical Technician, to carry out a range of planned & reactive maintenance tasks across a food production facility. Our client is a leading company working within the food sector, with the opportunity for an experienced Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer, ideally with an electrical bias, to join their team based in Derby.

As a Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying out planned and reactive maintenance on site - Working on motors, gearboxes, pumps, valves, hydraulics & pneumatics, electrical systems, PLC controls etc.
  • Maintaining the building services which will include steam systems and boilers.
  • Conducting rot cause analysis on breakdowns and implementing corrective actions to improve plant availability.
  • Providing technical support to the operators.
  • Other duties as required.

In order to be considered for this position, you will need to have proven experience in a similar Maintenance Engineer / Maintenance Technician role, ideally with a background in the food / pharmaceutical or similar processing sector. You will also need to hold a relevant engineering electrical qualification (apprenticeship / HNC / HND / NVQ / City & Guilds etc.) and have experience working on both electrical and mechanical equipment.

You will be required to work as part of a 4 on / 4 off shift pattern (days & nights).

They're offering a competitive salary of up to £36,000 depending on experience, plus company benefits and overtime. If you would like to apply for this Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer position, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217 for more information.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.