Engineering

Engineering - KAG Recruitment Consultancy

Welcome to our Engineering Job Page featuring details of all live roles.

If you are interested in any of the opportunities and wish to discuss further please complete the submission form on the Contact page and advise of the vacancy that you wish to discuss further and we will come back to you.

Multi Skilled Engineer

Due to internal promotion we have an amazing opportunity available for an experienced Engineer to join our client one of Europe’s leading privately-owned food processors at their site in Shrewsbury.

Job Title: Multi Skilled Engineer 

Location:  Shrewsbury

Salary: £28.000 – 36.000 DOE

Hours of Work – 4 on 4 off – 5am-5pm & 5pm-5am

As a Site Engineer you will possess a strong technical knowledge and be seen as the shift expert in at least one area of the factory or type of machinery. Working as a member of your shift team you will be responsible for maintaining the equipment OEE and minimising downtime. You will be accountable to the Engineering Manager/Assistant Managers but will report into and receive direction from your Engineering Supervisor regarding the day to day activities you will undertake.

Duties & Responsibilities

Record and log maintenance requests and fault repairs, attend breakdowns and repair in a timely and controlled manner.
Progress reporting to Engineering Management / Supervisor
Must be proactive to complete scheduled work plans, start-up checks etc. in a timely manner
Carryout special projects as required by the Engineering Management team
Comply with health and safety and food safety legislation
Liaise with the production team to ensure we supply our customer in a timely manner

It would be highly advantageous to have experience within Food Process Machinery

The ideal candidate will be educated to a minimum of ONC/NVQ in an Electrical related discipline with 17th edition qualification, you will also ideally have completed an apprenticeship or an equivalent formal training programme in installation and maintenance that includes relevant practical experience.

You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to take direction and challenge in a professional manner along with proven experience of planned maintenance systems, breakdown maintenance and installations and knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

It is highly advantageous that you have experience working within a fast-paced manufacturing environment.

Multi Skilled Engineer

Due to internal promotion we have an amazing opportunity available for an experienced Multi Skilled Engineer to join our client one of Europe’s leading privately-owned food processors at their site in Ellesmere.

Job Title: Multi Skilled Engineer

Location:  Ellesmere

Salary: £32,000 – £36,000 – DOE

Hours of Work – 4 on 4 off  5 30am-5 30pm, 5 30pm to 5 30am

Purpose of the role:

As the Retail Engineer you will possess a strong technical knowledge and be seen as the shift expert in at least one area of the factory or type of machinery. Working as a member of your shift team you will be responsible for maintaining the equipment OEE and minimising downtime. You will be accountable to the Engineering Manager/Assistant Managers but will report into and receive direction from your Engineering Supervisor regarding the day to day activities you will undertake.

Duties & Responsibilities

Record and log maintenance requests and fault repairs, attend breakdowns and repair in a timely and controlled manner.
Progress reporting to Engineering Management / Supervisor
Must be proactive to complete scheduled work plans, start-up checks etc. in a timely manner
Carryout special projects as required by the Engineering Management team
Comply with health and safety and food safety legislation

Liaise with the production team to ensure we supply our customer in a timely manner

It would be highly advantageous to have experience within Food Process Machinery

The ideal candidate will be educated to a minimum of ONC/NVQ in an Engineering related discipline, you will also ideally have completed an apprenticeship or an equivalent formal training programme in installation and maintenance that includes relevant practical experience.

You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to take direction and challenge in a professional manner along with proven experience of planned maintenance systems, breakdown maintenance and installations and knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

In return we will offer you the opportunity to develop your existing skillset by investing in your additional qualifications in order to progress you to the next level of our internal framework.

Trainee Engineer

Due to continued growth and team development an opportunity has arisen for a Trainee Engineer to join our client one of Europe’s leading privately-owned food processors at their site in Ellesmere, Shropshire.

Job Title: Trainee Engineer
Location:  Ellesmere, Shropshire
Salary: £20,000 – £24,000 DOE
Hours of Work – 4 on 4 days/nights  5 30am to 5 30pm, 5 30pm to 5 30am

A Trainee Engineer is required to provide technical support in general engineering disciplines in the correction, prevention and elimination of technical problems in one of the most advanced food production facilities in Europe.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

•        Participate in engineering focused activities in support of manufacturing plant and equipment, excluding electrical

•        Ensure high factory reliability is achieved by performing quality routine machines and plant maintenance

•        Assist operations by building up and stripping down production equipment

•        Ensure optimum performance is achieved through effective and consistent setting of the production machinery

•        Work with your team to meet engineering & production targets

•        Actively seek self-development with the intention of becoming a senior engineer

•        Deliver engineering KPI’s to ensure visibility of supply engineering performance and required improvement for site

 

Knowledge & Experience

The ideal candidate will have previous experience within a Maintenance environment and possess strong interpersonal skills with the ability to multitask.

You will enjoy challenging, problem solving and working in a fast-paced environment.

This opportunity would suit an individual who has just completed their Apprenticeship and is looking for a company to invest in their career long term and give them the commercial experience to take them to the next level within their career.

If you have a passion for Engineering and want to start your career working for an industry leader with an exceptional Management team then this is absolutely the right opportunity for you.

Multi Skilled Engineer

We have an amazing opportunity available for an experienced Engineer to join our client one of Europe’s leading privately-owned food processors at their site in Leeming Bar.

Job Title: Multi Skilled Engineer

Location:  Leeming Barr

Salary: £31,500 – £42,000 – DOE

Hours of Work: 2 Days (7am – 7pm) – 2 Nights (7pm – 7am) – 4 off,

Purpose of the role:
As a Site Engineer you will possess a strong technical knowledge and be seen as the shift expert in at least one area of the factory or type of machinery. Working as a member of your shift team you will be responsible for maintaining the equipment OEE and minimising downtime, you will be report directly into the  Engineering Manager.

Duties & Responsibilities

It would be advantageous to be able to demonstrate relevant engineering competencies and have experience with meat processing & packaging machinery.

Record and log maintenance requests and fault repairs, attend breakdowns and repair in a timely and controlled manner.

Progress reporting to Engineering Management

Must be proactive to complete scheduled work plans, start-up checks etc. in a timely manner

Carryout special projects as required by the Engineering Management team

Comply with health and safety and food safety legislation

Liaise with the production team to ensure production KPIs are achieved.

The ideal candidate will be educated to a minimum of ONC/NVQ in both Mechanical and Electrical disciplines.  Ideally having completed an apprenticeship or an equivalent formal training programme in installation and maintenance that includes relevant practical experience. Additional equipment specific training will be given.

You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to take direction and challenge in a professional manner along with proven experience of planned maintenance systems, breakdown maintenance and installations and knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

It is highly advantageous that you have experience working within a fast-paced manufacturing environment, we are open to seeing candidates from a variety of disciplines and sectors.

Engineering Supervisor

Due to an Internal Promotion we have an amazing, challenging opportunity available for an Engineering Supervisor to join our client one of Europe’s leading privately-owned food processors at their site in Ellesmere, Shropshire.
Job Title: Engineering Supervisor
Location:  Ellesmere, Shropshire
Salary: Competitive
Hours of Work – 7am to 3 30pm (Mon-Fri)

This role of Engineering Supervisor is an integral part of the Engineering team ensuring both business and customer expectations are met. The role will require a dynamic individual who is able to build strong and effective working relationships as they will be responsible for managing the Day Shift Engineers. Reporting to the Primal Engineering Manager, the candidate will be required to work effectively and flexibly to ensure smooth running of production.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Participate in Engineering focused activities in support of manufacturing plant and equipment performance KPIs.
  • Contribute towards continuous improvement projects.
  • Support site technical issue resolution and completion of improvement actions through good engineering practices and guidance.
  • Identify and share best practice and contribute towards raising awareness, improving performance and transitioning to a pro-active engineering culture.
  • Carrying out preventative maintenance to schedule.
  • Completion of reactive maintenance work when machinery breaks down to ensure impact on line efficiencies is minimised.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Team working on site development projects.
  • Ensure high standards of engineering workmanship across the site.
  • Contribute towards the development of existing and new standards for key items of equipment and facilities.
  • Lead high standards of safety practices across the business.
  • Complete routine tasks without being prompted, including any other duties relating to your role.

Knowledge & Experience

The ideal candidate should have a strong generalist Engineering background ideally gained in a comparable environment and possess strong IT skills. You will have excellent interpersonal skills, a high degree of self-motivation and the ability to meet the demands of the business.

Our client will also consider applications from candidates that are looking to move their career forwards into a Supervisor/Management position but are not being given this opportunity within their current workplace.

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