Multi-Skilled Engineer

Our client is one of the UK’s largest food businesses, supplying chicken and turkey to the nation’s most popular supermarkets and restaurants. They are a fully integrated business controlling the whole product supply chain, which include feed mills, farms, hatcheries and factories with associated transport and logistics functions that employ more than 7000 people. This is achieved by investing in people, utilising the latest technology and being uncompromising in our commitment to high quality and food standards.

Location: Hereford
Sector: Food and Beverage
Job Type: Permanent
Remuneration: £46,000 - £50,272
Expiry Date: 01/01/2022
Duration: N/A
Start Date: 12/01/2022
  • Permanent
  • Hereford

Person Specification

  • Good diagnostic and problem-solving skills
  • Proactive and dynamic approach to safety
  • Strong technical leadership skills
  • Ability to work under pressure whilst having a high attention to detail
  • Able to communicate with clarity

Job Role & Responsibilities

  • 5 Shift continental pattern days, nights and weekends – 07:00-19:00, 19:00-07:00, 7 days break every 5th rotation
  • To undertake planned preventative maintenance activities with due consideration for safe plant operations and product quality
  • To develop and enhance maintenance systems and procedures.
  • Routinely undertake continuous improvement activities to develop plant capability and equipment reliability
  • To participate in plant improvements, modifications, and capital investment projects
  • To coach, mentor and support engineers and operational technicians as appropriate
  • Act as a subject matter expert on plant equipment and technologies
  • The successful candidate must be familiar with process machinery or equivalent equipment


  • Time served Multi-skilled Apprenticeship in an engineering discipline
  • HNC in an engineering discipline


  • Comprehensive training as well as continuous development as you build your career
  • Competitive Pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Various lifestyle benefits, including wellbeing resources

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