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Multi-Skilled Engineer

11 Jan 2021
29 Jan 2021
Contract Type:
Job Advert
We are Hiring!  

Due to continued growth we are recruiting for an experienced Multi-skilled Engineer to join our team based in Scropton, Derbyshire. 
The shift pattern for the role is 4on4off rotating days and nights. 

We are a leading supplier of Poultry products into an impressive range of customers in the UK retail and food service sectors. With ambitious plans for the future, there hasn’t been a more exciting time to join us. 

Join us as a Multi-Skilled Engineer and you can be a key player keeping the site functioning be part of the aspiring team that brings Avara Foods to life. 

Purpose of the role

As part of the engineering team you will undertake planned preventative maintenance and offer efficient reactive repair to breakdowns to maintain efficiency. 
We are looking for an Engineer with an electrical bias and sound mechanical know how. 
As a Multi Skilled Engineer you will be proficient in diagnosing and repairing faults across a wide range of process machinery and equipment.  

Your key responsibilities will include:

Performing reactive breakdown repairs. 
Carrying out planned preventative maintenance. 
Recording all documentations accurately and on time. 
Improving equipment reliability stamping out recurring faults. 

What we are looking for:

Previous experience as a Multi Skilled Engineer.
An electrical bias with sound mechanical knowledge. 
Relevant engineering qualifications.  
Flexibility to fit in with the 4on4off rotating shift pattern. 
Previous experience within the food or FMCG industry would be beneficial. 

A little about us:

We are a leading supplier of chicken, turkey and duck products into an impressive range of customers in the UK retail and food service sectors. We are a fully integrated business controlling the whole product supply chain, which include feed mills, farms, hatcheries and factories with associated transport and logistics functions that employ more than 6000 people.

The growth of our business is based on providing a high quality, affordable product and delivering great service levels to our customers. This is achieved by investing in people, utilising the latest technology and being uncompromising in our commitment to high quality and food standards.

What’s in it for you?

We are committed to making sure our employees reap rewards of commitment and great performance. You will enjoy a secure, supportive and progressive working environment, where your contribution and achievements will be recognised and rewarded
We offer comprehensive training as well as development and career progression opportunities. You can also look forward to benefits that amongst other things include the following:

£30,000 - £40,000 per annum dependant on experience. 
£6,000 shift allowance. 
Life Assurance.
Employee benefits scheme including shopping vouchers, cashback and lifestyle benefits. 

If you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today!

We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer.