Mechanical Engineer – Food Production

Dorchester DT2, Dorchester, Dorset, England
£34000 to £40000/Annum
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February 11, 2021

Mechanical Engineer – Food Production

Dorchester Dorset

Permanent Position

Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm – Immediate Start

Competitive Salary



Our client is seeking an Mechanical Engineer – Food Production to join their team on a permanent basis. 

To supplement the mechanical engineering role of the company and work within a team of engineers to provide mechanical maintenance, fault finding and repair mainly for the packaging facility but also other areas when required.  In addition to the mechanical engineering role, this role will require the operation and maintenance of steam boilers and water treatment as and when required. It is expected that the position holder will work overtime as and when required to maintain equipment.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

·         General mechanical engineering on site with a best in field approach.

·         Boiler operation and maintenance.

·         Operation of water treatment systems and maintenance.

·         Operation of compressed air systems and maintenance.

·         To take on any other responsibilities or tasks that are within the employee’s skills and abilities whenever reasonably instructed.

·        Equipment servicing – valves, pumps, conveyors, packaging machines etc. as per the prescribed maintenance plans.

  • Up to date CV showing previous working experience in similar role.
  • NVQ or equivalent qualifications
  • Boiler house management preferably BOAS;
  • Time served apprenticeship training
  • Electrical awareness training;
  • Passport or Birth Certificate with National Insurance Proof

In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility.

City Centre Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.

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