This is an exciting opportunity to join our growing business at our new state-of-the-art chilled food facility currently being built in Peterborough dedicated to packing a range of imported fresh products for Tesco. The new facility is expected to employ around 300 people.
We are proud to have supported Tesco in their Citrus, Grape and other fresh fruit for a number of years and this new facility and partnership takes this relationship further, expanding our product range with Tesco into vegetables.
A great opportunity for an Engineering Technician to join the team within the Production Warehousing Engineer department. The team consists of 4 employees and are responsible for Maintaining plant and equipment at the brand new build facility in Peterborough. The job holder will be a skilled mechanical technician with experience in production conveyors, heat sealer, netting and flow wrapping machines.
We are looking for a enthusiastic self motivated team player with a can do attitude who will have the following responsibilities:
Undertake a programme of Planned Preventative Maintenance and condition monitoring for key equipment & machinery across the manufacturing areas, to ensure that machinery & equipment is maintained correctly and operates safely and as efficiently as possible.
Prioritise activities such as reactive maintenance, breaks etc. in order to provide a fast response to breakdowns within the manufacturing areas to ensure that equipment “up time” is kept to a maximum.
Actively support and encourage a programme of TPM and assist with the training of colleagues in the relevant activities, in accordance with H&S and engineering legislative codes of practice policies and procedures.
Inform line management of any damage suspected of being due to mistreated use of equipment or machinery.
Any tools or equipment that are used for maintenance purposes must abide by Health & Safety regulations and report to the Engineering Manager if this is not the case.
To support with additional maintenance tasks across the UK sites as and when requested.
Ensure accidents, incidents and dangerous occurrences are dealt with in accordance with company standards.
Monitor and Train Machine Operators to ensure continuous improvement.
Update daily activity reports
Analyse system, lines and product performance.