Packaging Engineer

Location Salisbury
Discipline: Engineering & Technical
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££34k
Contact name: Louise Howard
Contact email:
Job ref: REF: 6657
Published: 25 days ago
Expiry date: 07 May 2021

We have a new opportunity for a permanent packing Engineer working 42 hours Monday to Friday. You will be tasked to provide efficient and proactive support service to the factory by controlling and maintaining all packing plant and machinery, ensuring optimum efficiency and that budgetary controls are met. You will work as part of a skilled cross functional planned maintenance team

Key Responsibilities

  • To ensure all PLC systems relating to packing and coding equipment are maintained in line with schedules.

  • Ensure H&S, safety and hygiene standards are adhered to at all times

  • A fast and effective response to breakdowns

  • Diagnosing faults and taking corrective action

  • Assisting mechanical engineers

  • Participate in the continuous improvement culture by identifying new efficiencies and waste reduction options

  • Assist in training fellow engineers

  • Ensure planned maintenance work is completed to strict schedules

  • Working on various projects including installation of and modifications to plant equipment

Essential experience

  • Time served apprentice trained and electrical qualifications

  • PLC programming knowledge across and range of equipment

  • Good communication skills

  • Detailed approach to work

  • Must be able to work as part of a team

  • Good written, numerical and computer skills are essential

  • Knowledge of plant maintenance work

  • Knowledge of PPM techniques and CMMS systems

​To apply, please contact our specialist Engineering lead consultant Louise today.