VACANCY: MAINTENANCE FITTER

Meade Potato Company are currently recruiting a Maintenance Fitter to join our expanding maintenance team. The role is suitable for a motivated individual who is capable of working with complex mechanical and electrical production lines in a fast paced environment.





Key Duties & Responsibilities

· Carry out preventative, emergency and predictive maintenance of all equipment throughout the factory

· Liaise with and assist any 3rd party contractors in carrying out their duties on site.

· Troubleshoot with respect to repair of all equipment on the production floor, whilst ensuring downtime is kept to a minimum

· Maintain a high standard to Health & Safety during maintenance work.

· Complete all required documentation accurately.

· Conduct mechanical and electrical repairs within the factory


Qualifications/ Experience

· FAS mechanical diploma/ Trade certificate

· At least 2 years’ experience in a similar role

· Electrical experience would be an advantage

· Experience in pneumatics would be beneficial

· Knowledge of CMMS systems is desirable

· Previous experience with packaging equipment in an FMCG environment is highly desirable

· Full clean driving license

· Flexibility in relation to working hours, the role will entail evenings/ weekend work.


Key Behaviours/ Competencies

· Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

· Self-motivated and energetic

· Be health & safety conscious

· Work efficiently as part of a team and also on own initiative