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Packaging Engineer

Job Description

Thrive Group are delighted to be working with our company based in Frome who are actively looking to recruit a Packaging Engineer to join the team on a permanent basis.

What you will be doing:

Supporting the Lead Packing Engineer with carrying out improvements to help achieve the engineering KPI's. You will send a detailed daily shift report and complete essential weekend maintenance.

  • Attend machine breakdowns efficiently and provide effective measures to ensure issues are resolved.
  • Carry out PPM, corrective and improvement actions on all our packing machines.
  • Use continuous improvement techniques and best practice to improve machine efficiencies.
  • Deliver and develop effective re-active maintenance, repairs & improvements.
  • You will generate and complete work orders on CMMS, develop/implement effective PM schedules.

What you will need to succeed:

  • Multi-skilled automation skills on packing equipment or equivalent
  • Excellent fault finding and route cause analysis skills.
  • Experience of working in a FMCG environment
  • Some supervisory experience would be beneficial.
  • Comfortable in autonomous decision making and team working.

What you will receive in return:

  • Salary: £48,208.00 per annum
  • Hours: Pitman Shift: (12 hour shifts from either 6am-6pm or 6pm-6am)
  • Market Leader in their products and sector
  • Company pension 6% employer contribution
  • 25 days holiday + lieu day for Statutory Holidays
  • Company sick pay
  • 4 x Death in Service
  • Free eye test and £90 contribution to glasses.
  • Long service recognition

What you need to do next:

If this position sounds of interest and you would like to be considered. Please email on sarah.elliott@ uk or contact me on 01225 632666 to discuss further.

Thrive group are acting as an employment agency with respect to this vacancy.

If you have not heard from a consultant within 7 days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.