A vacancy has arisen within our Nestle site at Hams Hall, working with Automated Machinery in a 70,000 pallet storage High bay Warehouse, used to store and retrieve finished Goods products to meet Customer demands on every time.
The Engineering Team’s role is to ensure there are no Customer failures due to equipment failure.
Your technical experience should be versatile to cover both Electrical and Mechanical skill base and familiarisation with Material Handling Equipment would be an advantage.
If you’re looking for a career change and would like to join a leader in the market – please apply ASAP!
Shifts pattern is 4 on 4 off. Contract hours are 42 hrs/week.
Reporting to the Site Engineering Manager
Ensure all planned preventative maintenance schedules are completed to high standards every time.
Carry out repairs/ maintenance tasks, with a first time fix approach.
Ensure any spares are booked out to the correct asset.
Ensure any Company Quality Health & Safety objectives and statutory obligations are adhered to at all time.
Will involve working at height (full training will be given) heights up to 30 metres.
Deal with all breakdowns effectively ensuring the outage time is not affected from parts availability
Communicate with Operations Team ensuring all planned preventative maintenance schedules are maintained and equipment serviced appropriately.
Responsible for the surpassing of all Key Performance Indicators and delivering a high level of customer service and ensuring targets are met.
Responsible for the continual improvement of process/methods of the sites operating practices
Identify and repair faults on a continual basis to ensure Customer Service levels are maintained and premature MHE failures do not occur.
Responsible for fault diagnosis and problem solving
Liaising with external providers in regards to trouble shooting, mechanical faults and failures and equipment breakdowns
Must be able to work in a dynamic business environment ensuring targets and deadlines are achieved.
Excellent problem-solving ability and able to suggest ideas for improvements
Understanding of Lean Six Sigma and 5s would be advantageous
Ideally will hold an apprenticeship qualification (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering
Qualified to HNC, ONC, or City and Guilds level and have PLC knowledge.
Ability to work at height using relevant harness equipment
PC Literate including Word and Excel
Ability to demonstrate sufficient Technical Experience of High Bay Automated Warehousing or similar
Understand how completion of own responsibilities impacts on the business as a whole
Proactive approach to work and tasks
Able to work without direct supervision and remain motivated to achieve set targets
Wincanton is a leading third party logistics (3PL) and supply chain solutions provider in the UK and Ireland. As the largest British logistics company we work in industry sectors as diverse as milk, defence, energy, retail, consumer goods and construction, supporting every stage of development and adding value through our supply chain expertise and innovative approach to logistics challenges. With over 17,000 colleagues across more than 200 sites and a 3,400 strong fleet of vehicles, we put our customers at the heart of everything we do and our mission is “to make our customers business’s better, every day.”
Our people are at the core of our business and what makes Wincanton great. That’s why we provide significant opportunities for career progress, as well as training enrichment and multi-skilling, in a dynamic working environment.