Job Details


Newcastle upon Tyne


£48000 - £50000 per annum



Job Details

Maintenance Engineer – Mechanically biased
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Food Manufacturing
Shift based work
Salary: c£50,000
A Mechanically biased Maintenance Engineer is required to work a shift based role for a fast moving, global manufacturing company based in Newcastle Upon Tyne. You will be working to drive improvements in the performance of machinery and assets, technically supporting the shift managers and developing the technical skills across the engineering and operational teams.
The factory is moving forward with continuous improvement principles and actively developing TPM processes so its an exciting time to be involved, and it is expected that you will play a key part in moving from reactive to proactive maintenance.
As their Maintenance Engineer on site you will have excellent engineering ability along with initiative and attention to detail. Experience of modern manufacturing techniques such as 5S, LEAN and TPM would be ideal.
You will also:

  •    Be educated to NVQ level 3 or equivalent experience in Mechanical and/or Electrical Engineering time served apprenticeship. Ideal dual skilled or Mechanical for this role
    •    Be able to demonstrate skills working on process machinery, pneumatics, drives. Pumps gearboxes etc. 
    •    Possess a logical fault-finding approach to breakdowns.
    •    Be able to communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders
    •    Demonstrate a sense of urgency whilst never compromising safety or product quality.
    If yes, please get in touch with for us to discuss further.

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