Night Shift Engineer

Night Shift Engineer

Job Title: Night Shift Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigan, Greater Manchester
Salary: £37000 - £37100 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 13853/003_1504098508
Contact Name: Phil Noon
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 30, 2017 14:08

Job Description

Electrical Maintenance Engineer


4 on 3 off 3 on 4 off shifts 18:00-06:00


Greater Manchester

Our client is the UK's leading provider of fresh food products and have an annual turnover of over £1.5 Billion per year.

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join the engineering team in Wigan, Greater Manchester.

As a key member of the Engineering team responsibilities will include;

  • Ensure engineering maintenance and repair work is carried out
  • Daily inspections of on all plant
  • Ensure equipment is working at optimum efficiency
  • Ensure accurate and timely records are carried out in a timely fashion (root causes of failures, parts used etc.)
  • Management of contractors and service contracts
  • Issue permits to work
  • Manage and update PPM system
  • Ensure all work is completed according to company and H&S regulations
  • Ensure that all plant and equipment operate to optimum efficiencies
  • Identify and implement improvement initiatives

The Person

  • Time served electrical/mechanical apprenticeship (C&G/HNC/HND)
  • Experience gained in a similar role, preferably manufacturing or industrial environment (Food specifically would be beneficial)
  • Working knowledge of motors/drives/installation work (17th edition advantageous)
  • Able to work in an autonomous role
  • Pro-active attitude to work
  • Excellent communication skills
  • PLC experience is CRUCIAL

Our Client offers a competitive Salary with opportunities to earn extra with additional overtime. There are also additional benefits such as a company pension scheme, a Christmas savings scheme, life insurance, on site staff shop and onsite parking.

Interested? Click "Apply Now" or contact 0151 480 2300

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.