shift engineer.

  • Taunton, Somerset
  • Negotiable

shift engineer

  • Taunton, Somerset
  • Negotiable
  • Posted January 11, 2023

The Recruitment Co is currently recruiting for a shift engineer for our busy Client based in the Wellington area.

This is a permanent position with a competitive salary

Working hours are : Sunday to Thursday 10pm – 6am

You will be part of an engineering team delivering PMI’s on the machines whilst delivering a world class engineering support service across the site. This includes machinery breakdown repairs and other engineering activities that are required.


  • Ensure PMI activities are carried out effectively and efficiently;
  • Carry out requests from lead engineers/operational team leaders where reasonably practical.
  • Liaise with the PMI lead engineer to ensure PMI tasks are completed.
  • Attend breakdowns as directed by lead engineers and operational team leaders.
  • Liaise with machine operatives to ensure day to day running is effective and efficient;
  • Planned maintenance, inspection and continuous improvement of electrical systems;
  • Attending breakdowns in timely manner;
  • Ongoing project work;
  • Support and maintenance of all equipment.
  • Communicating all issues and results with the engineering team;
  • Assisting the mechanical engineers where needed;
  • Identifying spare parts;
  • Communicating with machine manufacturers;
  • Ensuring smooth running of your shift;
  • Maintaining a clean & tidy working environment;
  • Ensure all parts used or required are reported to the PMI lead Engineer or Engineering purchasing team.

The ideal candidate

  • Experienced electrically biassed maintenance engineer within a manufacturing environment;
  • City and Guilds/NVQ Level 3 qualified at a minimum;
  • Team player, willing to drive other staff in delivering the customer’s requirements;
  • Highly motivated and flexible to deal with constantly changing demands with a fast-paced production environment;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

The benefits

  • 33 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays);
  • Individual healthcare cash plan, including cash back on key medical costs, retail discount and 24/7 Employee Assistance services;
  • Ongoing training and development;
  • Company pension scheme;
  • Company sick pay scheme.

If you are interested please apply today !

The Recruitment co is an equal opportunities employer

The Recruitment Co. is an equal opportunities employer and we’re committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

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