Maintenance Engineer - Expiring soon!

Posted 05/11/2021 by Thatchers Cider

Maintenance Engineer
Sandford, Somerset
Who are Thatchers Cider?
Established in 1904 by William John Thatcher, we have grown into one of the top cider-making businesses in the world. Now in our fourth generation of family cider makers, we’re exceptionally proud of our Somerset roots.
We’ve experienced tremendous growth through industry-leading levels of investment in our marketing, people development, innovative technology, and world-class cider mill. The best part? We’re just getting started.
We are now looking for a Maintenance Engineer to join our team on a full-time basis.
The Benefits
- Competitive salary
- Discounts in our cider shop (over 18s only)
- Long term career prospects
- Company pension
This is a fantastic opportunity to join our world-renowned cider company where we make delicious products that have been enjoyed by our customers for over 100 years.
If you have a desire to expand your skillset, you will discover an incredible environment where there is a thirst for knowledge. You will be provided with excellent ongoing training on our equipment, ensuring that you have the skills to further your career with us.
So, if you are eager to put your maintenance background to the test and possess automated factory and planned maintenance systems experience to enable you to support a market leader, this is the role you’ve been waiting for.
The Role
As a Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting the running of our factory by resolving unplanned downtime and providing a quality maintenance service.
You will deliver preventative and corrective maintenance tasks on time and to a high standard, complying with Health and Safety and site standards, and work to improve efficiencies across the whole site.
You will also carry out fault finding investigations and repairs for a variety of systems and equipment.
About You
To be considered as a Maintenance Engineer, you will need:
- Previous experience in a variety of industry sectors including highly regulated environments, i.e., food and beverage Industry
- Experience with automated factory and planned maintenance systems
- A working knowledge of both mechanical and electrical maintenance processes
- To be a qualified or a time served Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer
- The ability to work well within a team and on your own
- To be a proactive problem-solver with excellent attention to detail
This is a full-time role working Monday to Friday, 7am to 5pm, with the occasional Saturday and overtime when necessary. You will also be required to be on call in the event of a breakdown.
Other organisations may call this role Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Site Maintenance Engineer, Manufacturing Maintenance Engineer, Production Maintenance Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, or Production Engineer.
Webrecruit and Thatchers are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.
So, if you’re seeking your next challenge as a Maintenance Engineer, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.
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