Mechanical Maintenance Engineer


Braunton, GB, EX33 2DL

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Description Overview


We have exciting opportunities for Mechanical Maintenance Engineers.

We recognise that a healthy work/life balance is more important than ever; so we want to offer you a range of shift patterns that are suitable to you.


The shifts available are:


  • 24/6 Night Shift available with a 30% shift premium (3 nights on, 4 nights off)
  • 24/6 Day shift with 10% shift premium (3 days on, 4 days off)
  • Early/ Late Shift (Mon-Fri) 20% Shift Premium


Pick the shift that suits you!

Scope of the Role


In this role you will be responsible for a variety of manufacturing and packing machinery, including:


  • Tool changes
  • Line set-up
  • Routine maintenance
  • Breakdowns and line improvements

Experience Required


  • We are looking for candidates with a recognised Engineering qualification and relevant experience in the manufacturing sector
  • Ideally you will have had experience within the pharmaceutical or food processing industries and be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practice within this environment
  • You will have completed a recognised engineering apprenticeship and you are able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of mechanical and pneumatic systems
  • Increasingly equipment utilizes computer control systems so experience of computer controlled process packing equipment would be an advantage. You must also be able to show how you have worked and communicated effectively in a multi-shift work team



We are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or other characteristics protected by law.  Our full Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement is available on our main career site in English and Spanish and will be provided in other accessible forms for persons with disabilities. #DIV