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Shift Engineer - Warehouse Automation

  • Location

    Bradford, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Automation & Robotics

  • Job disciplines:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £39000.00 per annum + pension, OT & benefits package

  • Contact:

    Colin Reeves

  • Contact email:

    colin.reeves@jonlee.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH47781

  • Expiry date:

    11/08/2018


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced multi skilled engineer to join a market leading, multi-national company working within the automated warehousing industry at a household brand name's distribution centre in the West Yorkshire area.
This maintenance Shift Engineer job opportunity comes with a basic salary of £39,000/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
  • Working against a time-frame to complete reactive repairs
  • Service and repair current installed products in a timely manner
  • Interpreting electrical circuit diagrams and work with motor controls
  • Carrying out risk assessments
  • Mechanical aptitude including the ability to read assembly drawings
  • Operate hand tools and assemble parts onto equipment
  • Appreciation of control systems


Qualification's/Experience

  • Minimum Level 3 NVQ qualification in Engineering or equivalent
  • Understanding of Non Destructive Technologies and Testing
  • Understanding of and experience of PLC's and their function
  • Pneumatic and Hydraulic knowledge beneficial
  • Computer literate with basic Microsoft Office skills


Salary package

  • £39,000/year (inc shift allowance)
  • Up to 6% matched company pension contribution
  • Employee benefits package
  • Full uniform
  • OT regularly available (paid 1.5 Monday to Saturday and 2.0 on Sundays)
  • 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 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 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 contact Colin Reeves on 01384 446121. Otherwise, 'apply' and 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 Contracts are those of an Employment Business.