Location Kent
Job-type Permanent
Salary £43000 - £47000
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Job Role: Maintenance Engineer (Multi Skilled)

Job Type: Permanent

Shift: Continental

Location: Kent

Salary: £43,000 to £47,000 per annum (including shift allowance)


The Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer will provide engineering services to carryout planned maintenance, breakdown repairs, refurbishment, installation, improvements and modifications to plant and services in order to maximise plant performance and maintain equipment to the required standard.

Main Duties:

-Respond to and resolve line running issues

-Actively participate in planned maintenance activities, completing tasks as allocated

-Carry out corrective and pre-emptive condition based monitoring on specified items of plant as requested

-Ensure the relevant Operational Managers, and departments are kept up-dated through effective communication on latest developments / situations and any other relevant information on a regular basis

-Provide all other engineers with an understanding of faults found and steps taken to ensure that they do not recur

-Communicate and provide adequate handover information for oncoming shift engineers

-Input breakdowns, root cause and actions taken into SAP PM

-Raise works orders for breakdown and corrective work

-Monitor equipment within the agreed maintenance times and schedules


Essential requirements:

  • Recognised electrical/mechanical apprenticeship
  • Skills and Background:
  • Approved Engineering or Mechanical/Electrical apprenticeship
  • Fault finding skills
  • Understanding of problem-solving techniques
  • To be competent in a range of technical skills covering mechanical, pneumatics, machining, welding and fabrication and electrical disciplines.
  • Practical mechanical and electrical experience within a production environment
  • Knowledge of Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) and HACCP
  • Understanding of professional maintenance techniques; Predictive, Preventative, Condition based & Planned


  • HNC (or equivalent) in Mechanical or Electronic/Electrical Engineering
  • Experience in a dual-skilled environment (electrical & mechanical)
  • Food-manufacturing experience


For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or email your cv nick.sollis@omegaresource.co.uk

Omega Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.

We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.

For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.uk