Multiskilled / Shift Engineer 2023 Salary

Job Reference
Salary Description
Competitive salary and generous benefits package
Contract Type
Rudheath ,


As a family business, Frank Roberts and Sons have been at the heart of our community since 1887. Our family values run through everything we do as a business and we are committed to promoting an Inclusive culture that cares for our people and the community around us. Through nurturing and togetherness and a sprinkle of courage we continue to build on our heritage by producing quality delicious bread and baked goods.​


The Opportunity

We have several vacancies for Multiskilled Shift Engineers at our bakery in Northwich, Cheshire.

Job Purpose: This multi skilled engineering role carries out planned and reactive maintenance activities to minimize downtime and reduce quality issues. Driving continuous improvement of all machinery, equipment and ways of working in line with business strategy is key as well as compliance with legislative, business and site procedures and practices. 

Shift Patterns
4 on (2 Days /2 Nights) 4 off

What you will contribute

  • Fault diagnosis and breakdown repairs of plant and site service equipment
  • Planned maintenance and Maintenance requests.
  • Adherence to statutory checks and GMP
  • Involvement in CI and Capital projects
  • Upkeep of stores and all Engineering Technical documentation.
  • Support and coach relevant employees in all aspects of shared maintenance
  • Undertake training and up skilling programs as directed by business needs.
  • Provide effective 24/7 equipment care
  • Deliver effective communication Engineering meetings and handovers
  • Make decisions within the frame work of site policies and compliance to customer codes of practice.
  • Working to KPIs that include Health & Safety, Cost (Performance /OEE), Quality (Customer Complaints/Right First Time), Service (On time in full), People


What you will bring 

  • Recognised Engineer Apprenticeship (electrical, mechanical or multiskilled) or ONC/BTEC/HNC
  • Knowledge of :MS office; CMMS; Pneumatics; Steam Systems; Hydraulic systems; Plc Siemens S7,S5, Mitsubishi, Allen Bradley; HMI’s; Robotics and Inverters
  • FMCG & Food Industry experience (desirable)
  • Continuous Improvement Techniques
  • Ability to work within a team and also on own intuition, building effective relationships with our internal customers: Health and Safety, Quality, Engineering, Production, Frontline Managers, Middle and Senior Managers


What we offer
Shift - 4 on 4 off Days/Nights
Salary - £47,610 p.a.

Generous benefits package: Pension Scheme with 6% company contribution; 20 days holiday; Life Cover; Healthcare Cash Plan; 24/7 Counselling Hot Line; Cycle-to-work scheme; Staff shop; Retail Discount Scheme


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