Shift Maintenance Engineer

Shift Maintenance Engineer

Job Title: Shift Maintenance Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester, England
Salary: Up to £44000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: LCE2302_1614071675
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 23, 2021 09:14

Job Description

Shift Maintenance Engineer

£44,000 + Excellent Benefits Package

4 on 4 off (Days/Nights )

A new opportunity has arisen for an experienced Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join the Team at an FMCG manufacturing company in Greater Manchester.

Key Tasks;

  • Reactive, preventative and pro-active maintenance on plant and equipment to ensure production downtime is minimal
  • Complete planned reliability maintenance tasks/inspections
  • Use CMMS to plan work, book spares/parts and record completed work
  • Take and active role in continuous improvement projects, using CI and Lean Manufacturing techniques
  • Issue and work with Permit to Work systems, Isolation Procedures & Risk Assessments
  • Support TPM activities
  • Play an active part in Safety Walks, identify improvements and update Risk Assessments
  • Ensure communication is clear and consistent to all teams across shifts


  • Apprentice trained Mechanical / Electrical / Multi-Skilled Engineer
  • Experience gained in a high volume, continuous process manufacturing environment
  • Strong knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics and electrical control systems
  • PLC experience -advantageous
  • Strong fault finding / diagnostic skills
  • Able to read mechanical and electrical drawings
  • Good IT skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Improvement mind-set
  • Stable work history

APPLY NOW and one of the Recruitment Team will be in touch to progress

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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