Maintenance Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1350878782-2
  • Date Posted: 8 June 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: HUNTER SELECTION
  • Location: Redruth, Cornwall
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Digital, Engineering, Health and Safety
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Maintenance Engineer - Redruth

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Engineer to join a world leading dairy company in the Redruth area.

With no day ever being the same the Maintenance Engineering role offers genuine long-term progression and career development within a first-class organisation.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Time served as a maintenance engineer, ideally with an electrically biased skillset.
  • Experience with the maintenance of production machinery in a FMCG environment.
  • Attending to breakdowns on site in a timely manner (both electrical and mechanical).
  • Look to drive continuous improvement on site, prioritising safety and efficiency.
  • Fault Finding and Problem solving.
  • Work as part of engineering team.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Severed Apprenticeship, NVQ Level 3 or equivalent (BTEC Level 3 or ONC) Mechanical/Electrical engineering.
  • Time Severed in a FMCG or Food Environment is desired.
  • Ideally 18th Edition
  • Automation, PLC Programming and SCADA systems experience.
  • Good understanding of HACCP principles
  • Strong teamworking skills and be H&S focussed

Package and Benefits:

  • 40,000 - 45,000
  • Double Days Shift (42 hours per week average)
  • 21 Days Holiday
  • Exciting Training and Progression Opportunities
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee discount on Products
  • Free parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking

How to apply:

Suitable candidates for this role should apply immediately using the 'Apply Now' button by calling Olly O'Hare on (phone number removed) or by sending your CV directly to (url removed)

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the UK. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on (phone number removed) and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.

If you are interested in this position please click 'apply'.

Hunter Selection Limited is a recruitment consultancy with offices UK wide, specialising in permanent & contract roles within Engineering & Manufacturing, IT & Digital, Science & Technology and Service & Sales sectors.


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