Multi Skilled Shift Engineer

Multi Skilled Shift Engineer

Job Title: Multi Skilled Shift Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Derby, Derbyshire
Salary: Up to £37740.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH8670_1624355227
Contact Name: Harriet Crawford
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 22, 2021 10:47

Job Description

Multi Skilled Shift Engineer

(Electrical bias)

6-2 / 2- 10

£37,000 per annum + Benefits


Are you an Electrically bias Maintenance Engineer with Mechanical experience, looking for a secure role and an excellent working environment within a world leading company?

Our client is looking to recruit a Multi Skilled Shift Engineer to achieve better maintainability, reliability, and availability of infrastructure, buildings and equipment whilst complying with legal requirements.

The Main Responsibilities of the Shift Engineer are:

  • Communicate with the site Manager about projects, health & safety, budgets etc.
  • Manage the engineering function for your site.
  • Repair all equipment on site (If unable to do so then liaise with UK Engineering Manager/Deputy and Works Manager).
  • Attend call outs, sometimes as part of a rota but depending on manpower sickness & holidays.
  • Rota's are not fixed & from time to time may change.
  • Carry out planned and preventive maintenance tasks on time and accurately.
  • Log all non-conformances, faults & errors onto the Computerised Maintenance Management System.
  • Advise areas where you or anyone who reports to you requires training.
  • Ensure there is sufficient engineering cover at all times, including holidays and periods of absence (where reasonably practicable).
  • When requested attend any UK site to aid the Site Engineers in major reactive tasks.
  • React if there is a problem during breaks & Lunch (reschedule break/lunch).
  • Stay after hours if contractors are working on site or there is a problem.
  • Follow company health & safety procedures.
  • Control all Engineering permits systems on site.
  • Control Engineering Budget for site.
  • Control Planned Maintenance Systems for site, ensuring all site departments comply with the Computerised Maintenance Management System.
  • Ensure all contractors working for you have up to date public & personal liability insurance.
  • Ensure all contractors working for you use the correct PPE for the site and task.

The Main Requirements of the Shift Engineer are:

  • Electrical experience preferred together with mechanical aptitude.
  • City & Guilds/BTEC Qualification in Engineering or similar.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading company. To be considered click 'APPLY' today or send your CV to

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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