The Role & Key Responsibilities
We are looking for an Engineer to join our Bury team.
Our engineers are responsible for the overall maintenance of the site including both reactive and planned maintenance tasks. The scope of the role includes fault finding, plant optimisation while supporting the Engineering Manager, creating capital plans and budget.
Some of the key aspects of this role are to maximise mill efficiency and feed consistency whilst ensuring that feed safety and health and safety standards are never compromised.
Your key responsibilities will include:
Carry out planned preventative maintenance utilising agreed schedule and reactive maintenance as required.
Ensuring that the achievement of food safety is always a priority
Quick resolution of plant breakdowns, faults, leaks etc.
Completion of the preventative maintenance schedule on time and within costs
Minimising Plant downtime due to mechanical and electrical failure
Monitoring plant condition on a regular basis to prevent unnecessary equipment failures
Ensuring the site is Electrically & Mechanically safe
Contribution towards identifying energy cost saving initiatives
The skills, experience and knowledge we’re looking for include:
- Multi-skilled engineer; HNC (or equivalent) Mechanical/Electrical Engineering
- Experience of planned maintenance systems, preferably within the Food industry.
- Good H&S knowledge in legislation and application (IOSH qualification, desirable)
- A logical and structured thinker, who is able to solve problems.
- Exposure to high volume manufacturing; CI or lean methodologies.
- Able to share technical information with non-technical people.
Please note that 24 hour call-outs (via a rota system) are part of this job.
Good for people, Good for business
We are a growing, innovative business and we need diversity and different ways of thinking to keep moving us forward. Ambitious people with an inquisitive mind who work with passion, independently and who take responsibility will succeed at AB Agri. Join us and we will support and encourage your personal development and grow your career.
We aim to provide a happy, enjoyable and motivating atmosphere that’s closely aligned with our purpose to change agriculture for the better. We offer fair pay, company pension, complete induction with ongoing training and generous holiday allowance.
Making your application
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If you need assistance with making your application or require any adjustments throughout our process just let us know and we’ll be happy to assist.