Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer

We are currently recruiting for 2 Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer’s based in Preston on a permanent basis.

Reporting to the Site Engineering Manager, the successful candidate will work as part of a team to support the Engineering operations of the Preston site on Double Day Shifts

General Duties:

  • Carry out planned maintenance, fault finding and repairs in the productions departments
  • Support the Engineering/Production operations as required
  • Moving and re-installing of machinery when needed
  • Machine change overs and set ups
  • Carry out check sheets as required
  • Liaising with external contractors when necessary
  • Maintaining effective working relationships with key site personnel
  • Mentoring and training of single skilled engineers
  • Adhering to Company policies and procedures and Health & Safety legislation


  • Multi-skilled engineers ideally with both electrical and mechanical experience
  • Proven track record in a multi-skilled engineering position
  • Recognised engineering qualifications e.g. 17th Edition
  • Be comfortable in working in a meat processing environment
  • Ability to work independently and proactively, using own initiative to solve problems
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • A flexible approach to working hours with the ability to do additional hours as and when required to meet business demands