Multi-Skilled Engineering Technician

Multi-Skilled Engineering Technician

  • Location

    Banbury, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering and Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40500 per annum

  • Contact:

    Connor Jones

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Multi-Skilled Engineering Technician - Banbury, Oxfordshire

£32,412.38 plus £8030 shift allowance, £40,500 OTE pre-overtime

Rotating days/ nights: 12 hours 06:00-18:00 / 18:00-06:00

The role:
As a Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer operating from a well-established animal feed mill, you will optimise machinery output and product quality, and minimise plant downtime through effective preventative maintenance and efficient breakdown response whilst maintaining a safe and healthy environment and promoting good engineering practices.

The environment:
A fast-paced, dynamic Feed manufacturing environment which is noisy and dusty in some areas, manufacturing animal feeds where hygiene standards are critical. The role is factory based.


  • A secure, supportive, and progressive working environment
  • Structured progression plans, including comprehensive training and continuous development
  • 31 days holiday
  • 5% pension contribution
  • Life insurance
  • Lifestyle benefits that include wellbeing resources


  • Assist in building an up-to-date PPM system and ensuring planned maintenance is carried out professionally and promptly.
  • Quick and effective response to breakdowns, where possible identifying root cause and suggesting possible improvements to prevent further breakdowns occurring.
  • Communicate unscheduled breakdowns to the Shift Supervisor / Mill Manager and work with the operations department to minimise plant disruption.
  • Reporting and tracking lost time, cause of breakdowns, record parts used/required
  • Assist in PUWER, LOLER, Risk Assessments and fall out work associated.
  • Proficient in engineering operations whilst working in hazardous environments
  • Participate in Mechanical projects and installations - Elevators, conveyors, machine installs, machine refurbishment.
  • Participate in Electrical projects and installations - Panel manufacture and installation, PLC upgrades, PAT testing, thermographic surveying.

A bit about you:

  • Qualified in a relevant engineering trade with 4 + years of engineering experience and an Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering
  • You will have a full understanding of mechanical processes and assemblies including Electrical or welding/fabrication experience
  • Flexibility with a positive attitude and the ability to work well within a team
  • Food manufacture experience desirable
  • IEE 17th or 18th Edition desirable
  • PLC experience desirable
  • Air and pneumatics trained desirable

If you are interested in finding out more about this exciting role then please apply now with your most recent and up-to-date CV. Alternatively, you can email to arrange a confidential discussion.

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