Shift Technician – Process & Services



    M ller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by Unternehmensgruppe Theo M ller which employs over 31,000 people throughout Europe. In the UK, M ller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from 1,300 farmers in Britain.M ller is ranked within the top 20 in The Grocer’s Top 100 list of Britain’s Biggest Brands and is picked from shelves millions of times each year. M ller UK & Ireland includes:

    M ller Milk & Ingredients which aims to be Britain’s private label dairy leader and produces branded and private label fresh milk, cream, butter and ingredients products. It boasts a network of dairies and depots servicing customers throughout the country.

    M ller Yogurt & Desserts which is the UK’s leading yogurt manufacturer which aims to create millions more M ller moments for its consumers. It is responsible for major brands like M ller Corner, M llerlight, M ller Bliss, M ller Rice, FRijj and M ller Kefir Smoothie and produces chilled desserts under licence from Mondelez International. It also supplies the UK private label yogurt market from a dedicated, state of the art yogurt facility.

    We’re recruiting! – Join us an Engineer at our flagship yogurt production site in Market Drayton.

    We are currently recruiting for a Multi Skilled Engineer, based at our Market Drayton site, within our Process and Services department. The successful candidate will conduct PM and breakdown activities on shift and help deliver World Class service in regards to process plant availability and efficiency.We operate a 24/7 facility at our sites across the UK. The shifts for this role are 4 on, 4 off rotation days and nights.

    £5,000 Signing-on Bonus for successful Multi-Skilled applicants (Subject to T&Cs)

    Your challenge

    In this role the key responsibilities will include:

    • To ensure all equipment is maintained to the highest standard
    • To ensure all equipment is optimised to deliver efficiency targets
    • To work closely with reliability engineering teams to drive efficiency targets
    • To work closely with Continuous Improvement teams and Operational teams to deliver efficiency targets
    • Identify gaps and efficiencies in PM schedules
    • Support development of PM schedules for new/upgraded site assets
    • Compliance to SAP requirements to ensure we develop a full and accurate asset work history
    • Good communication skills to ensure smooth day to day requirements and hand over information
    • Actively lead and be action focused in PM compliance and breakdown related actions
    • Stand in for Shift Engineering Leader when required
    • Make recommendations for improvement when repeat failures are identified
    • Ensure equipment is maintained to operate safely
    • Actively participate in safety related activities such as near miss reporting corrective actions
    • To optimise spend through delivery of available and efficient filling lines
    • Deliver and optimise annual targets
    • Strong focus on filling waste and opportunities to improve
    • Service focused and quick to react to breakdown and provide corrective action
    • Use root cause analysis to understand and deliver optimal cost maintenance
    • Delivery of the required standards in relation to Engineering GMP and food safety standards
    • Escalate potential consequences to line manager where work may impact on product quality or safety

    Key skills & experience:

    • Strong engineering qualifications and background – BTEC Level 3 (ONC) is essential
    • Completion of recognised Engineering Apprenticeship is preferred
    • HNC/HND level is desirable
    • Relevant knowledge and experience in a similar FMCG role is desirable
    • IOSH qualification is desirable
    • Possess good knowledge of processing and services technology
    • Demonstrable knowledge of complex fast moving clean environments (24/7- short life products)
    • Strong problem solving and root cause analysis skills
    • Good knowledge of preventative maintenance techniques
    • Good communication skills
    • Team building skills and strong ability to work cross functionally

    The Process:

    If you have the skills and experience in the above areas and would like to be considered for this role please apply at (url removed)