Electro-Mechanical Lead Shift Engineer

Location: Shoeburyness
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Very Competitive Salary
Reference: J13744
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Electro-Mechanical Lead Shift Engineer - Rotational Day/Nightshift

Gap Professional are representing a critical hygiene business who are based local to Southend, Essex and who supply direct to the retail market. During the pandemic this booming business have had very strong sales and worked continually throughout to service their customers and have remained a stable employer without having needed to furlough any employees.

Currently seeking an experienced Electro-Mechanical Lead Shift Engineer who will be responsible for supplying the production lines with breakdown cover in order to optimise production whilst ensuring any work is carried out in compliance with all Health and Safety rules and legislation.

This is a varied, busy and active hands-on Manufacturing Engineer role. Duties are wide ranging where the main objective is to ensure that production equipment is safely and efficiently maintained. The role is fast-paced and demanding on dayshift when the main site is in full operation. As this position is the only Engineer whilst on nightshift, a wide range of skills and the ability to focus and solve problems is essential to complete the day to day demands as well as special projects.
Shifts will consist of Sunday to Thursday Night 10pm to 7am with Days 8.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am to 5pm Fridays. The rota is currently on a fortnightly turn around. Some overtime and shift changes may be required to suit production needs and scheduled shutdowns.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

• A recognised relevant electrical qualification
• Excellent faultfinding/diagnostic skills in Electrical and mechanical applications
• Background in manufacturing environment
• Experience of a minimum 5 years
• Experience with:
oPackaging Machinery
o3 x phase controls/installations
oMotor drives/inverters etc
oRelay logic and integrated medium voltage control systems
oPneumatic and hydraulic circuits on a machine tool level
• Flexibility in mechanical repair to rotating machinery/pumps/gearboxes etc.
• Some knowledge of small industrial package boilers and rotary air compressors
• Self-motivation

In return for your hard work:

-Very Competitive Salary
-28 days holiday (Including bank holidays)
-Auto Enrolment Pension
-Group Life Assurance
-Employee Assistance programme
-Employee Health & Wellness programme
-Free Parking
-Subsidised Canteen
-Paid overtime

If you have the experience required, please apply now. For any questions, please contact Debbie at the gap professional Southend office. Please note the position is based local to Southend, Essex and you will require to have your own transport.


This vacancy is advertised on behalf of gap personnel group (Quattro Recruitment Ltd & Quattro Healthcare Ltd) who operate as an Employment Business. gap personnel group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

The gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.  Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.

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