Engineering Technician - Oakthorpe | Arla

Engineering Technician - Oakthorpe

We’re one of the world’s biggest dairy producers.  Join us as an Engineering Technician at our Oakthorpe site and you'll contribute to making food that is loved by millions.

Oakthorpe is located in North London 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.

Create the Future
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.

Grow with Arla
We’re committed to professional development and promoting from within. Our positive and collaborative culture will bring out the best in you. And you’ll join a market leader who produces nutritious household-favourite brands in a way that makes things better for our customers, the farmers who own us, and the whole world.

A responsible and forward-looking business, we make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for, and family dinners unforgettable. Cravendale®, Anchor®, Lurpak® and Castello® – names like these make us a vital, natural part of modern life in over 100 countries worldwide.

You are
A 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, nights and 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.

Apply
...online as soon as possible please, but not later than 27th August.  We offer a competitive salary and benefits package relative to the current market.  We look forward to hearing from you.

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