Electrical Engineer Night Shift

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Bradgate Bakery, part of the highly respected Samworth Brothers group, one of Leicestershire’s biggest food manufacturing companies, has a Engineer Vacancy on the night shift to join our expanding Beaumont Leys bakery in Leicester.

Our aim is to reach world class manufacturing standards and to achieve this we require an experienced Electrical Maintenance Engineer. Reporting to the Engineering Team Leader and working as part of a team, you will be responsible for maintaining all production equipment, helping to ensure that all production deadlines are met with the least amount of downtime. Responsibility will focus on planned maintenance when the plant is available and will be proactive in improving the equipment and machinery to deliver Engineering Maintenance and processes to support the manufacturing of sandwiches and salads Bradgate Bakery.

Key Responsibilites and Acountabilities:
  • Recognised Electrical Engineering qualification.
  • Background in a food manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to prioritise and work effectively under pressure.
  • Numerate and literate.
  • Mature and effective communication skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Self motivated and proactive approach to work.
  • Awareness of Health & Safety and other relevant legislation.
  • Maintain the fabric of the site in accordance with our customers and internal audit standards
  • Work on BRC and PIU audits to maintain  ours and the customers standard
  • Minimise production breakdowns and downtime and maintain an Engineering strategy that meets the needs of the business both short term and long term increasing equipment and plant efficiency and analysing route cause
  • Comply with company hygiene/technical procedures and rules
  • Liaise with technical functions and communicate engineering activities or work which may impact food safety, manufacturing capability or hygiene
  • Develop and build good working relationships with cross departments across the site
  • Any other duties as reasonable requested

This is a full time, permanent positions based in Leicester, Night Shift 6.30pm to 6.30am including weekend working.

It’s the quality of our people that’s made us successful.  We encourage a culture of opportunity and learning where our people can gain skills and qualifications to achieve their full potential.  We reward hard work and dedication with a competitive hourly rate of pay, retirement saving plan, non contractual; profit share, private health care, occupational health, long service awards.

You will have previous experience in an engineering role, preferably food related. Qualified to City & Guilds, NVQ Level 3 or equivalent, you will need to be a time-served engineer with both electrical and mechanical skills. 17th Edition is also desirable. In addition, you will have first class communication skills, be a team player and have the ability to prioritise your daily activities and solve problems quickly and accurately. Knowledge and/or experience of continuous improvement programs would be a distinct advantage.

If you live within 30 miles of Beaumont Leys, Leicester, have the experience required, are comfortable working in a fast paced environment, coupled with a positive, can do approach, and the flexibility to meet the varied duties of this demanding career opportunity please contact us.

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