Save Job

You can save this job and apply at a later date.

Learn to Earn

Maintenance Engineer

Folkestone, Kent,
12/02/2019 (17:03)
Apply Now
Growing healthcare products manufacturer, based near Folkestone, requires Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineers to join the Engineering Team.

The ideal candidate must have both Electrical and Mechanical background and experience of working on high speed lines in a Fast Moving Consumer Goods business.

12-hour rotating shift from 6am to 6pm and 6pm to 6am on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern.

Key Responsibilities of the role include:

Responsible for the maintenance and repair of all production and plant equipment whilst driving efficiencies through continuous improvement activities.
Execute maintenance procedures and prioritise all work in line with plant needs and production availability.
Complete regular checks and testing on all plant to ensure they are operating within specification (recorded appropriately).
Comply with all Corporate, Health and Safety and Environmental rules, standards and legislation (including 17th edition IEE Wiring Regulations for multi-skilled).

Skills and competencies required for this role:


Extensive experience of working in an automated FMCG environment
Extensive experience of working with processing and packaging machinery
Mechanical qualification City & Guilds or NVQ L3 equivalent
Electrical qualification City & Guilds or NVQ L3 equivalent
17th Edition electrical qualification is an advantage
Experience of troubleshooting and resolving PLC & Robotic issueDetailed experience of carrying out reactive, planned, preventative and predictive maintenance
Working knowledge of leading continuous improvement and SMED projects
Knowledge of Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)


Can do approach to problems
Ability to work independently and manage self and time
Ability to communicate well with all levels of staff and contractors within the business
Works well as part of a team
Detailed problem solving abilities and experience of formal problem solving techniques
Basic Lean Six Sigma qualifications (yellow or ideally green belt)

Excellent salary and benefits to include Bonus, pension (matched up to 9%), good holidays, health cashback scheme, and excellent prospects.

Contract Length
Job Reference
Job ID
Less than 10

Create new Job Alert

Create a new Job Alert to make sure you see the best new jobs first!

Your search has been saved and has been added to your Job Alerts

Remember: You should never send cash or cheques to a prospective employer, or provide your bank details or any other financial information. For more information on conducting a safe job hunt online, visit

Search Jobs

More Search Options

Fewer Search Options

Technical Placements Ltd

View all jobs and profile


Email Job

Email Sent

The job: has been sent to: