Electrical Engineer

Job TitleSectorLocationSalaryDate Added
Electrical Engineer Food Manufacturing Coventry£30-£35k per annum03/01/2018

Weekend Shift Engineer

Coventry, United Kingdom

£30k-£35k per annum

Shift pattern – Friday to Monday working 7am to 5pm

My client are a large independent manufacturer and supplier of meat products to the foodservice market, whilst also supplying the retail sector who require a Weekend Shift Engineer to join their established team based in Coventry.

The successful candidates must have an electrical background in prevention and maintenance within the food/manufacturing processing industry and ideally have been through the apprenticeship process.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Carry out work assignments issued by Manager and maximize effectiveness of the shift at all times by ensuring efficient completion of tasks.
  • Work with other functions as part of the manufacturing team to ensure efficient running of the equipment and carry out prioritized work as agreed.
  • Compliance with Company policies, procedures and regulations (e.g. attendance, quality, safety, GMP’s, etc.) and ensure these are followed to maintain the required standards (e.g. Food Safety, PPE etc.).
  • Resolve electrical problems in a timely fashion
  • Order spare parts as required on shift if unavailable from stock and contact contractors/suppliers as required in order to resolve problems on shift.
  • This list is not exhaustive.



  • Previous food processing industry experience
  • Electrical experience: electrical qualifications/time served apprenticeship.
  • Experience of working in an automated production environment.
  • A good standard of both written and oral English
  • Basic Food Hygiene
  • Basic Health & Safety
  • Data and analytical skills


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