Engineer- Multi-Skilled

Job Title: Multi-Skilled Engineer - Food Industry

Location: North Lanarkshire

Shift Pattern: Full-Time, Rotating Days and Back Shifts

About the Company

A prominent figure in the food industry, our client is dedicated to delivering top-tier products while upholding uncompromising standards of quality and safety. Known for their commitment to innovation and efficiency, they are currently seeking a skilled Multi-Skilled Engineer to join their team and contribute to their ongoing success.

Position Overview:

In this role as a Multi-Skilled Engineer within the food production sector, you will be pivotal in ensuring the seamless operation of machinery and equipment. The position involves a blend of mechanical, electrical, and automation tasks, offering an opportunity to utilise a diverse skill set across rotating day and back shifts.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct maintenance activities across a spectrum of equipment, including mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic systems, to maintain peak performance and minimize downtime.
  • Employ your expertise in mechanical and electrical systems to troubleshoot and diagnose issues, addressing root causes and implementing effective solutions.
  • Execute preventive maintenance tasks according to schedule to forestall breakdowns and prolong equipment lifespan.
  • Collaborate closely with production teams to grasp operational requirements and swiftly address equipment-related challenges.
  • Engage in continuous improvement endeavours to elevate efficiency, quality, and safety within the facility.
  • Maintain meticulous records of maintenance activities, documenting work performed, parts utilized, and equipment status.


  • Possession of relevant technical qualifications or apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field.
  • Demonstrated experience in maintenance and troubleshooting of industrial equipment, showcasing proficiency in both mechanical and electrical systems.
  • A solid grasp of automation systems, PLCs, and control systems.
  • Ability to interpret technical drawings, schematics, and manuals with ease.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and adeptness at performing under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Persuasive communication skills and the capacity to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Willingness to work rotating shifts, including days and back shifts, as necessary.

Join Our Team: If you are a multi-skilled engineer with a passion for problem-solving and a desire to be effective in the food industry, we encourage you to apply. Become a part of our client's mission to deliver exceptional products and drive innovation in food production. Apply now to join their dynamic team of professionals.



North Lanarkshire, Lanarkshire
Job Posted: 
Wed, 01 May 2024
Closing Date: 
Wed, 29 May 2024

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