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Maintenance Engineer

Salary: £38,000 + BenefitsStart date: ASAPLocation: DerbyContract type: Permanent

Job description

The company are a leading high street retailer who has an automated distribution centre near Derby. They are currently looking to strengthen their maintenance team by adding an additional shift engineer.

The distribution centre support retail, ecommerce and overseas distribution for the business.

As Shift Engineer you will be working in an automated distribution centre as part of a maintenance team, providing planned and preventative maintenance, breakdowns and continuous improvements and occasional project work. The site is highly automated consisting of racking, mezzanine, conveyors, overhead cranes, packaging lines and control systems.

The role follows a continental shift pattern working:

(Engineers shift pattern - 4 week cycle) 2 Days, 2 nights, 5 off, 2 days, 3 nights, 4 off, 3 days, 2 nights 5 off.

Job Title: Shift Engineer

Location: Derby

Salary: £35,000 + Shift Allowance

Excellent Benefits: Pension, Staff discount, Perks and rewards with money off in other retailers.

The role:

To reactively maintain a range of automated equipment; with a specific focus on availability. To achieve business and departmental goals/objectives through continuous improvement as part of a team based culture.         

When required, assist with the development and implementation of an effective planned preventative maintenance programme in line with the manufacturer’s recommendations ensuring compliance with all current statutory legislation.

Undertake risk assessments in line with company requirements in relation to persons, plant, equipment, property, environment and health and safety.

Assist with an effective fault response service, in line with business requirements, i.e. holiday cover or increase in business requirements.

Work efficiently when carrying out routine and breakdown maintenance.

Promote continuous improvement and change through own initiatives.

What you need to know

They pay very competitive salaries, in addition to a wide range of benefits such as holidays, bonuses, family days and offers and a place to work where you can have fun.

The culture offers a friendly and welcoming place to work, where they have a mutual respect for each other. They listen and care about each other.

You can be creative, innovate and exceed customer expectations on time, every time.

Cordius is a consultancy with over 10 year’s experience of engineering recruitment; we are confident we can help find your next career move. Please feel free to browse our latest opportunities; we are always interested in receiving applications from all levels of engineering professionals.

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