Mechanical Engineer

South Yorkshire


Kayleigh Grealey
Recruitment Consultant
T: 07917016332

Our client is a leading UK food processing business based in South Yorkshire.

As a leader in their field they always strive to develop and grow the business and due to sustained growth and success they are now looking to recruit a Mechanical Engineer to manage day to day functions on site.




Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and repair all production and process manufacturing equipment.
  • To undertake tasks in line with maintenance requisition requests.
  • To conduct PPM (planned preventative maintenance) tasks as required.
  • To prioritise workload in liaison with Engineering Manager, to provide the most effective maintenance service possible thus maximising production output.
  • Undertake On call duties as & when required by Engineering rota.
  • Must be a time-served Mechanical Engineer in a manufacturing / engineering
  • Self-motivated individual with ability to lead by example.
  • Good team player but can work on own when required.
  • Good timekeeper, flexible & willing to work out with normal hours, if required
  • Ensure area of responsibility housekeeping is of a high standard
  • Complete engineering projects as assigned by management
  • Actively engage with suppliers to improve service levels and reduce costs.
  • Ensure that all Quality Systems are followed.
  • Experience of working within a COMAH site a distinct advantage

The successful candidate will have:

  • Maintenance system skills preferably using electronic maintenance management systems.  (CMMS) knowledge would be an advantage
  • HNC/HND in Mechanical Engineering required (or equivalent)
  • Experience ideally gained over a period of 3+ years in FMCG and/or GMP environment
  • Health and Safety knowledge
  • Full, clean driving license
  • Needs to be able to work independently and safely with minimal guidance
  • Excellent communication and customer services skills
  • Uses Microsoft Office tools, PC literate


For information on shift pattern please get in touch or apply today with your CV.