Job location(s): Wolverhampton (WV9 5EU)
Cargill’s European poultry business is a leading supplier of food products to retail, foods service and food manufacturing customers in both European and global markets. By combining global market knowledge and experience with local market understanding and insight, Cargill’s European poultry business is committed to expanding its business and markets through innovation, and by creating real customer and consumer value in its products and services.
Based in our Wolverhampton site, the Maintenance Engineer will be a key member of the Engineering leadership team, responsible for driving equipment reliability through the utilization of reliability engineering excellence and continuous improvement techniques, whilst ensuring the team and equipment operate in a safe manner.
Deployment of Lean Manufacturing and Reliability Engineering techniques
Coaching the Engineering team in Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques
Daily operational activities include but are not limited to; Development of Predictive Maintenance Tasks with measures of asset performance, technical upskilling of the reliability engineering teams, maintenance contract management, working with operations, technical, safety and project teams to minimize downtime
Development of Predictive Maintenance schedules in SAP with the appropriate supporting metrics
Identify and implement small CAPEX projects to reduce plant losses and inefficiencies
Ensure personnel safety at all times through full training, promoting a culture of ‘zero harm’ and in the event of any incidents, collaborating with EHS to complete any investigations
Ensure an engaged and motivated team though; regular performance reviews and coaching, training and engagement
Management of external contractors including; risk assessment reviews, method statements, tool box talks
An Engineering qualification to degree, HND or City & Guilds level or equivalent
Mechanical or Electrical Engineering experience in different environments – Multi-Skilled or Electrical Biased is preferred
Experience in the food industry is strongly preferred but other sectors will be considered
Understanding how to fault find on Motors
PUWER trained, safety systems expertise in electrical guarding circuits and or mechanical guarding standards
Able to work safely at all times – IOSH/ NEBOSH would be preferred
Experience around compliance, i.e. LOLER/ Legionella standards
Consideration of Food Safety and hygienic design standards during Engineering works
Working within a Lean Manufacturing or Reliability Centred Maintenance environment – a formal accreditation would be useful
Experience setting up/modifying PM schedules in a CMMS
Predictive maintenance experience i.e. thermography, vibration analysis
Previous experience managing a small engineering team would be preferred
In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest private companies in the world.
Cargill is committed to being an inclusive employer. Click here to find out more https://www.cargill.com/careers/global-inclusion-and-diversity
Our usual recruitment process is as follows; candidates meeting the criteria will be invited to a telephone interview with a member of the Talent Acquisition team. If this is successful you will be invited to a further interview with the Hiring Manager and members of the hiring team. For some of our positions a final interview will also be needed.
Job Maintenance and Reliability
Primary Location United Kingdom-ENG-Wolverhampton
Job Type Standard
Shift Day Job