Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

A leading speciality bakery manufacturer, producing a diverse range of cakes, bread and bakery snacks for every occasion. Operating nationwide with nine facilities across the UK, supplying quality goods to a variety of supermarkets.

Location: Cardiff
Sector: Food and Beverage
Job Type: Permanent
Remuneration: £40,000
Expiry Date: 01/10/2021
Duration: N/A
Start Date: 07/09/2021
  • Permanent
  • Cardiff

Person Specification

  • Culture driven
  • Hands on
  • Highly motivated
  • Dynamic

Job Role & Responsibilities

  • Experience of operating at a multi-skilled level, covering mechanical, control and electrical, with a working knowledge of all legislative requirements in all areas
  • Minimise downtime through effective fault and breakdown resolution where necessary and undertake scheduled maintenance activities to reduce the potential for breakdown
  • All site facilities (not just operational plant and equipment) – internally and externally to include all services, buildings, lighting, compressed air, steam, car parks, storage areas etc. – this list is not exhaustive
  • Health and safety as well as food hygiene and technical risks posed within the remit are assessed, ensuring risks are minimised at all times
  • Ensure full and effective communication with all relevant parties, including internal departments, such as, Engineering team, Management Team, Production staff and all company employees
  • Contact with representatives of outside organisations including customers, suppliers, contractors and enforcing authorities
  • To lead by example in encouraging appropriate behavioural standards in support of the company’s values and culture, ensuring employees adhere to the company systems and procedures
  • To develop and maintain effective contractor development


  • 2 years minimum relevant experience in a similar environment at technician (multi-skilled) level
  • Minimum Level 3 and 4 City & Guilds (or equivalent)
  • HNC in Engineering or equivalent
  • Preferred Time served apprenticeship, with appropriate mechanical and electrical capability (Depending on ‘core’ discipline)
  • Excellent attitude towards Health and safety
  • Preferable food industry experience or fast paced manufacturing environment


  • Overtime available

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