Shift Engineer - Street, Somerset - Warehouse Automation

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Automation & Robotics

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40k per year + pension, employee benefits, OT, career progression

  • Contact:

    Colin Reeves

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01384 446121

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Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer

Street, Somerset

Warehouse Automation

Salary c. £40,000/year

Career development, training, strong pension and employee benefits package



A truly innovative market leader in bringing new technology to warehouse logistics the world over. Working with our customers all over the world, our client develops customised solutions and are truly at the forefront of industry 4IR.

Employing over 3,000 people across the planet, growing fast and turning over more than €500m year on year. They believe strongly in uniting technological know-how with a long-established experience in diverse industries to be the key to delivering successful solutions for their prestigious client base.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced multi skilled engineer to join this market leading, multi-national company within the residence at a UK household brand name's automated distribution hub in Street, Somerset.

This maintenance Shift Engineer job opportunity comes with a basic salary of circa £40,000/year including shift allowance. We hope to speak to suitably skilled and career-focused multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals as soon as possible.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Mechanical strip-down/re-assembly, basic field wiring, machine calibration and system testing
  • Service and repair current installed products in a timely manner
  • Interpreting electrical circuit diagrams and work with motor controls
  • Carrying out risk assessments
  • Undertake breakdown maintenance of site automation as required
  • Carry out PPM of automation equipment to the required standard
  • Complete breakdown reports and shift reports
  • Liaise with operations to ensure workload is prioritised correctly
  • Assist in project installation work including cost reduction activities
  • Operate hand tools and assemble parts onto equipment


  • Minimum Level 3 NVQ qualification in Electrical and/or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Electrical/Mechanical maintenance and inspection experience.
  • Previous experience in logistics automation engineering (beneficial)
  • 3 phase, Single Phase, 24/48V DC knowledge.
  • Able to read Electrical Drawings
  • Pneumatic and Hydraulic knowledge beneficial
  • Computer literate with basic Microsoft Office skills

Salary package

  • Starting salary of c. £40,000/year (inc shift allowance)
  • Up to 6% matched company pension contribution
  • Employee benefits package
  • Full uniform
  • Company mobile phone
  • OT regularly available - not mandatory
  • Industry leading training and career development opportunities at home and abroad
  • 20 shifts (240 hours) of paid holiday rising with length of service and good attendance records

Please note that this position will from next year involve working on a Panama shift pattern which includes 12-hour day and night shifts.

This is an exciting job opportunity for multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals local to the Street, Somerset area to join a market leading automation systems provider with an array of career paths available both at home and abroad.

If you would like more information, please 'apply' now or contact Colin Reeves on 01384 446121.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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