Reliability and Maintenance Engineer Nights

Multi-skilled Engineer - Nights
Salary: Competitive Dependent Upon Experience
Shift Pattern: 3's and 2's
Shift Times: 18:00 - 06:00

Benefits Package:
22 Days Annual Leave
Life Assurance
Flexible Benefits Package
Staff Shop
Free Parking

Bakkavor is one of the leading providers of fresh prepared food in the UK, with an international presence in the US and China. Our 19,000 employees operate from 39 locations, developing and producing innovative food for a wide variety of occasions and budgets. In the UK, we work with leading grocery retailers, focusing on their own label brands.

Wingland Foods, based in Sutton Bridge, Lincolnshire employs around 550 people and each year it produces millions of bags of leafy salads, food to go salads and prepared vegetables for a dedicated customer. It is one of eight factories that are part of the Bakkavor Salads sector in the UK.

The role
As one of our Reliability and Maintenance Engineers, you will work as part of a team of 3 Engineers and report into the Maintenance Manager; where you will work on Pre-Planned Maintenance projects as well as any ad-hoc repairs our complex production machinery requires. You will also have the potential opportunity to work on project work alongside external contractors as site machinery is replaced and updated.

In this busy and exciting role, you will utilise both mechanical and electrical engineering expertise to maintain and enhance the performance of equipment. Another key aspect of this role will be to assist with the development of production staff, enabling them to deliver their first line maintenance objectives - identifying and developing improvement opportunities as you go.

As part of the role we provide the following training:

OEM training such as Ilapak, Multipond, OAL (autocoding), Proseal
Boiler house
Steam utilisation
Electrical safe isolation
Confined space entry
Legionella awareness
Electricity at work regulationsAbout you
Ideally, you will have a real flair for maintenance and be proactive with ideas for improving the department - whilst demonstrating an aptitude and passion for engineering. You will have already completed an engineering apprenticeship or training program alongside previous maintenance experience gained preferably within a manufacturing or FMCG environment.
Competent electrical / mechanical fault finding, and analysis skills will be key - as will the ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team. To be successful in this role you will need to be flexible and open to change as well as being able to use your own initiative.

What you can expect from us
When joining us you can expect a highly competitive rewards package including group pension, life insurance and other flexible benefits - alongside excellent career progression prospects across the Bakkavor group.

Bakkavor Group
Lincoln, United Kingdom, gb
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