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Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer, Oakthorpe

At Arla, we do so much more than make some of the world’s favourite dairy products. We make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for and family dinners unforgettable. Cravendale®, Anchor®, Tickler®, and Lurpak® – names like these, make us a vital, natural part of everyday life in over 100 countries around the world.

 

At the heart of our business are 19,000 global employees and every single one of us plays an important role. Together we build on our €10bn turnover and continue to grow our position as one of the largest dairy companies in the world

 

We currently have a vacancy for an Engineering Technician at our site in Oakthorpe, North London. Well located
just off the North Circular, it’s a 24/7 operation so your flexibility and ability to work shifts covering these hours is key. At Arla we are proud to invest in the very latest, state of the art machinery required to manufacture, store and despatch our products. We look for people who will take a proactive approach towards the maintenance, repair and improvement of our equipment, professionals who will take the lead and take an imaginative approach towards their work. You will work closely with our production team to establish their needs and deliver the right solution.


As part of a multi-skilled team, you will complete all predictive, preventative and corrective maintenance work orders as
detailed in the departmental work load plan generated by the Maintenance Plan. You will initiate root cause anaylsis
investigations, implementing corrective actions and improvement plans.

This multi skilled engineering role is not only about proactively maintaining equipment but in developing continuous
improvement teams and leading/facilitating these through a number of lean manufacturing areas to deliver improvements across the Dairy. This will include the delivery of planned/predictive engineering maintenance across all production lines & process areas, continuous improvement facilitation of cross-functional teams, using a combination of tools & techniques such as TPM, RCM, FMEA, 5'S and Kaizen events etc and identification and implementation of improvement ideas to achieve world-class standards relating to OEE, quality and H&S measurements across the facility

We are looking for Multi-Skilled Engineers (electrical, automation and mechanical skills) preferably with experience in the FMCG, Food or Beverage sectors. You will be HND or Apprentice trained with the ability to fault find and interrogate PLC systems, so experience of Siemens, Allen Bradley or Mitsubishi systems is required. You will have awareness of lean tools with the ability to work with and develop others in the team. This role is on a rotating shift pattern covering days, nightsand weekends.

 

In return you can expect a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to work for a forward thinking,
progressive business that recognises and rewards talents.

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