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Engineering / Maintenance

Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer x2 (FMCG) Full Time

Title – Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer x2

Salary – £30,000+ Along with package



Monday – Thursday 0700 – 1915


Friday, Saturday or Sunday 0700 – 1915
Location – South West, Plymouth
Our Consumer Goods Recruitment Team is currently looking for a Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer to join our client who is one of the largest private sector employers in the area!
The company is so secure, and it is such a good place to work, the last time they recruited was over nine (9) years ago!
As an FMCG business, they specialise in the production of savoury food items which are sold all over the country at an incredible volume of 3 – 3.5m items per week!

Joining the Maintenance Team as the multiskilled Maintenance Engineer will mean that you are going to be responsible for a huge variety of equipment. A single line of machinery, for example, can produce14,000 products p/hour.
You can look forward to carrying out PPM and reactive Maintenance on conveyors, flow wrappers, ovens, curers, fillers, packaging machinery, check weighers, metal detectors and much more.



We require someone who is used to the speed, pressure, urgency and volume of an FMCG environment. With regards to a candidate, this is what we also need;

  • Someone commutable to happy to relocate to the Plymouth area
  • 60/40 electrical ideally but you can be mechanically or electrically biased as long as you have the skills to be classed as multiskilled.
  • Electrical ability – You must be fully conversant with reading, understanding and interpreting electrical schematic diagrams.

    We also require someone who can fault find on 24v, single phase and three (3) phase electrical systems.

  • Mechanical ability – Possessing the ability to carry out the removal and replacement of broken or worn parts is essential.
  • PLC AbilityNone required however it would be a bonus if you can check inputs and outputs
  • Again, MUST have a background in high volume production/manufacturing – Food, Aerospace, Automotive etc.

Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 1 year ago
  • Location: Plymouth
  • Job Title: Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer x2 (FMCG)
  • Salary: £29000 - 31000
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