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Shift Maintenance Technician

Shift Maintenance Technician

  

Position Snapshot

 


Halifax Factory 

Shift Maintenance Technician


Salary £50,427.00 inclusive of all shift allowances and premiums plus additional benefits.


This is a 12 month fixed term contract on a continental shift pattern working 12 hour shifts on days and nights on a 24/7 operation
 

Position Summary

 

We’re looking for Shift Based Maintenance Technicians on a fixed 12 month contract to join us at our Factory in Halifax, West Yorkshire

 

Manufacturing in Nestlé is all about ensuring the consumer receives a perfect quality product, at the right time and place whilst driving losses from our business in order to maximise efficiency & productivity.


Nestlé Halifax Factory in West Yorkshire is the home of the iconic confectionary brand Quality Street amongst several other well-known brands such as After Eight. These are produced through controlled process plant and automated filling and packing lines.
 
 

A day in the life of...

 

As a Shift Maintenance Technician, you be a key point of contact for all technical matters on shift in the factory.


You will be working to drive improvements in the performance of machinery and assets, technically supporting the shift managers and developing the technical skills across the engineering and operational teams.


The factory is moving forward with continuous improvement principles and actively developing TPM processes so its an exciting time to be involved, and it is expected that you will play a key part in moving from reactive to proactive maintenance.


Key responsibilities include;


•    To work as part of the technical team ensuring work is prioritised in accordance with production plans, schedules and engineering requirements
•    Responding to breakdowns within the plant, maximising production output and ensuring the smooth flow of the operation.
•    Looking after all aspects of cost, efficiency, quality and maintenance activities including administration.
•    Contributing to the upkeep of all relevant technical documentation.
•    Participating and positively contributing to site initiatives and engineering standards as requested to include; HACCP, ISO50001, TPM, Corporate Engineering Standards. 
•    Raising purchase orders where required, liaising with the Maintenance Managers to ensure that appropriate service levels are maintained within budgetary constraints.
•    Issuing of permits to work as required for both Nestle and 3rd party contractors.
•    Supporting the Asset Maintenance Manager with Compliance Audits and completion of remedial actions.

What will make you successful

 

You will have excellent engineering ability along with initiative and attention to detail. Experience of modern manufacturing techniques such as 5S, LEAN and TPM would be ideal.

 

You will also:

 

•    Be educated to NVQ level 3 or equivalent experience in Mechanical and/or Electrical Engineering time served apprenticeship. Ideal dual skilled
•    Be able to demonstrate skills working on process machinery, pneumatics, drives. Pumps gearboxes etc. 
•    Possess a logical fault-finding approach to breakdowns.
•    Be able to communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders
•    Demonstrate a sense of urgency whilst never compromising safety or product quality.
 

What you need to know

 

What can we offer in return? Great benefits you’d expect from a business the size of Nestlé – in the shape of a competitive salary and benefits package, bonus scheme, flexible working scheme, pension scheme and a real focus on personal development and growth.


The closing date for this role is 4th July 2022.


We will be considering candidates as they apply and we will occasionally close job advertisements early in the event we receive sufficient applicants, so please don’t delay in submitting your application.

 

At Nestlé, our values are rooted in respect – for our employees, our customers and our consumers.  That’s why championing diversity and inclusion is so important to us; when we embrace different perspectives and give everyone the chance to be the best they can be, we can think in new, creative ways that grow and enhance our business. We are committed to equal opportunity for all and we may collect relevant data for monitoring purposes during our candidate registration process.  Be yourself, everyone else is taken!

  

  

Position Snapshot

 


Halifax Factory 

Shift Maintenance Technician


Salary £50,427.00 inclusive of all shift allowances and premiums plus additional benefits.


This is a 12 month fixed term contract on a continental shift pattern working 12 hour shifts on days and nights on a 24/7 operation
 

Position Summary

 

We’re looking for Shift Based Maintenance Technicians on a fixed 12 month contract to join us at our Factory in Halifax, West Yorkshire

 

Manufacturing in Nestlé is all about ensuring the consumer receives a perfect quality product, at the right time and place whilst driving losses from our business in order to maximise efficiency & productivity.


Nestlé Halifax Factory in West Yorkshire is the home of the iconic confectionary brand Quality Street amongst several other well-known brands such as After Eight. These are produced through controlled process plant and automated filling and packing lines.
 
 

A day in the life of...

 

As a Shift Maintenance Technician, you be a key point of contact for all technical matters on shift in the factory.


You will be working to drive improvements in the performance of machinery and assets, technically supporting the shift managers and developing the technical skills across the engineering and operational teams.


The factory is moving forward with continuous improvement principles and actively developing TPM processes so its an exciting time to be involved, and it is expected that you will play a key part in moving from reactive to proactive maintenance.


Key responsibilities include;


•    To work as part of the technical team ensuring work is prioritised in accordance with production plans, schedules and engineering requirements
•    Responding to breakdowns within the plant, maximising production output and ensuring the smooth flow of the operation.
•    Looking after all aspects of cost, efficiency, quality and maintenance activities including administration.
•    Contributing to the upkeep of all relevant technical documentation.
•    Participating and positively contributing to site initiatives and engineering standards as requested to include; HACCP, ISO50001, TPM, Corporate Engineering Standards. 
•    Raising purchase orders where required, liaising with the Maintenance Managers to ensure that appropriate service levels are maintained within budgetary constraints.
•    Issuing of permits to work as required for both Nestle and 3rd party contractors.
•    Supporting the Asset Maintenance Manager with Compliance Audits and completion of remedial actions.

What will make you successful

 

You will have excellent engineering ability along with initiative and attention to detail. Experience of modern manufacturing techniques such as 5S, LEAN and TPM would be ideal.

 

You will also:

 

•    Be educated to NVQ level 3 or equivalent experience in Mechanical and/or Electrical Engineering time served apprenticeship. Ideal dual skilled
•    Be able to demonstrate skills working on process machinery, pneumatics, drives. Pumps gearboxes etc. 
•    Possess a logical fault-finding approach to breakdowns.
•    Be able to communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders
•    Demonstrate a sense of urgency whilst never compromising safety or product quality.
 

What you need to know

 

What can we offer in return? Great benefits you’d expect from a business the size of Nestlé – in the shape of a competitive salary and benefits package, bonus scheme, flexible working scheme, pension scheme and a real focus on personal development and growth.


The closing date for this role is 4th July 2022.


We will be considering candidates as they apply and we will occasionally close job advertisements early in the event we receive sufficient applicants, so please don’t delay in submitting your application.

 

At Nestlé, our values are rooted in respect – for our employees, our customers and our consumers.  That’s why championing diversity and inclusion is so important to us; when we embrace different perspectives and give everyone the chance to be the best they can be, we can think in new, creative ways that grow and enhance our business. We are committed to equal opportunity for all and we may collect relevant data for monitoring purposes during our candidate registration process.  Be yourself, everyone else is taken!

  

Halifax, YW, GB, HX3 9XT

Halifax, YW, GB, HX3 9XT

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