Multi Skilled Engineer - Deeside

Location: Manufacturing - Farmers Boy - Deeside
Job type: Full Time
Closing Date: Monday, 31 October 2016

At Farmers Boy - Deeside, the site is undertaking a 3 phase investment in our Low Risk department which includes an extension to the building (already completed) and the renovation of 2 existing departments. We have installed 2 new lines in the High Risk area of the factory, which are now fully operational and we have increased our head count by 100 this year. We continuously invest in people - Each year we take on an engineering apprentice and develop them into a multi-skilled engineer.

We've got a fantastic opportunity for a Multi Skilled Engineer to join the Engineering team at our manufacturing site in Deeside. Reporting to the Engineering Team Manager, you will work closely with the production team to ensure that machinery downtime is kept to a minimum and that all preventative maintenance is conducted in advance to avoid production disruption.

Here at Morrisons our Multi Skilled Engineers do the following;

  • Work collaboratively within the Engineering team
  • Support in investigating means of improving plant productivity
  • Ensure that all necessary spare parts, materials and equipment are available.
  • Investigate and establish causes of all breakdowns and damages
  • Action any necessary repairs and ensure all measures taken are recorded so recurrent faults can be recognised.
  • Be involved in both electrical and mechanical reactive and pro-active maintenance.
  • Be proactive in ensuring good health and safety on site

What do I need to be a successful Multi Skilled Engineer?

  • You will be qualified to NVQ level 3 (or equivalent, ONC mechanical/electrical Engineering, BTEC level 3 in Mechanical & Electrical/Electronic Engineering)
  • Ideally, IEE qualification up to 17th edition Wiring Regulations
  • Have a proven track record in an Engineering and fault finding role gained from within a FMCG environment (Ideally Food Industry)
  • Have a good understanding of HACCP principles
  • Previous experience programming PLC is beneficial however not essential.
  • You will also possess excellent communication skills, demonstrate assertiveness and decision making skills and have a can do attitude to your work.

What's stopping you?

As part of our Engineering team, you'll find that our fresh approach is immediately apparent. This is an environment with a real buzz, where people are passionate about success. Here, we've developed a culture of ownership that means individuals have true scope and freedom. You can introduce fresh ideas, face fresh challenges and enjoy fresh opportunities to show what you can do. It's invigorating, revitalising and constantly stimulating.

If you're interested in taking on a new challenge and have the skills to strengthen our team further, then we want to hear from you!

What we can offer you...

Our aim to offer more of what matters extends to our employees too. Join us and you can expect to enjoy great career prospects and a very competitive pay and benefits package. In addition to an attractive salary, we offer a discount card for you and a friend or family member giving you 10% off your shopping in Morrisons. We also offer company share options, a highly competitive pension scheme, Life Assurance and more besides.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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