Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Days – Monday to Friday
Salary – £30k per annum


*****Day shift Monday to Friday****

Overall Job Objective:

Performs mechanical planned and reactive maintenance support cross a wide range of cardboard manufacturing equipment.

·Your main duties will include, all mechanical preventative and corrective maintenance, including machine repairs, fault finding, lifting mechanisms, waste systems, hydraulics and conveyor systems, as well as machinery diagnosis and repairs.

·Attend daily/weekly team support meetings where required and provide feedback on maintenance

related issues to operating teams.

·Work to and help create PM schedules and undertake any corrective actions assigned by the Group Operations Manager and Production Manager.

·Report maintenance downtime issues as well as analysing equipment to improve performance.

·Undertake and lead small improvement programs as and when required.

·Take responsibility in assigned areas of ownership and provide a monthly progress report.

·You will also be required to identify critical spares for designated machines and refurbish

spares as required.

·Undertake administration responsibilities within the role and liaise with manufacturers and

suppliers as required.

·You will also be required to work in a safe manner following all company policies and

procedures and ensure all safety systems are in working order.

·Primarily this role will be working on a day shift Monday-Friday but there could be some weekend work required agreed in advance.

·Carry out any other reasonable requests as directed from the Group Operations Manager and Production Manager.

Mandatory Required Qualifications:

·Qualified multi-disciplined Engineer City& Guilds in Mechanical or equivalent.

Mandatory Experience:

·Minimum of 5 years Post Apprenticeship Experience.

Optional Training/Experience

·Lathe/Milling machine operation


·FMCG Environment within Corrugated or Paper is essential.

Language Skills:

·Mandatory English

Skills required for the Position:


·Impact and Influence




·Health and Safety

·Analytical Thinking