Maintenance Engineer


    Wallace Hind Selection

    You’re a Maintenance Engineer, Service Engineer or multi Skilled Engineer with an electrical understanding, who wants to be in control of all machinery maintenance for a growing Exeter based manufacturer. We’re the perfect place for you to make this role your own. This is a weekday only role, with an early Friday finish, a friendly, but focused team and a business that is on the up. BASIC SALARY:
    Up to £45,000 BENEFITS:
    Company profit share / bonus Pension 25 days holiday LOCATION:
    Based just off the M5 at Exeter, you could commute from: Taunton, Wellington, Honiton, Seaton, Paignton, Okehampton, Tiverton, Crediton, Sidmouth, Exmouth, Torquay, Newton Abbot, Teignmouth, Dawlish, Ottery St Mary, Broadclyst. JOB DESCRIPTION:
    Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Engineer – Packaging Machinery We’re a fast growing manufacturer of premium packaging solutions to the retail, industrial and e-commerce sectors. You’ll be our ‘go to’ electrically biased Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Engineer, for our growing Exeter site (we have a sister site in Durham). Although, the site has been operational for nearly 40 years, we regularly invest in new machinery and our plant is a mix of traditional and ultra-modern equipment. You’ll be working on a wide variety of equipment responsible for everything from: Mechanical and Electrical fault finding, including PLC troubleshooting. Creating PPM schedules. Providing reactive maintenance and new equipment installation. It’s your chance to roll you sleeves up and make the role your own, to put in place all the maintenance programmes, to improve housekeeping practices as we grow and to ensure all of our machinery is operating smoothly and efficiently. We operate flexible working hours for this role. We’d like you on site between 07:15-16:00 Mon-Thurs, with a 12:15 finish on a Friday, but if you’d prefer to start earlier and finish earlier, it’s not a problem, as long as everything is working when you go! PERSON SPECIFICATION:
    Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Engineer – Packaging Machinery We’re very open on sector background, but you MUST be either a time-served or qualified Maintenance Engineer, Service Engineer, Multi Skilled Engineer or Site Maintenance Engineer. We’d be very interested in anyone with FMCG / Food & Drink sector experience, but previous packaging machinery experience is NOT essential. Whatever your technical background, you’ll be able to demonstrate: Root cause analysis and mechanical issue trouble shooting skills. The ability to read technical drawings, schematics and blueprints. The capacity to work independently, to trouble shoot and stay calm under pressure. To work with others, especially those with some or no technical understanding, in order to get a job completed A fundamental grasp of Health & Safety for your self and those around you. Above all you’ll bring a great attitude towards your work, enjoy the challenge of being in sole control of the maintenance and up keep of our equipment and support us as we grow. THE COMPANY:
    We have two UK sites and are expanding both. We’re a leading manufacturer of premium cardboard packaging used by retail, industrial and online enterprises. We’re entrepreneurial, growing and looking for the best people to support us on our journey. It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Mechanical Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Site Maintenance Engineer, Service Engineer, Multi-Skilled Engineer, Electrical Engineer – Packaging Machinery, Conveyor Systems, Packaging Manufacturing. INTERESTED?
    Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application. Please Note:
    Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct. REF:
    LH17757, Wallace Hind Selection