Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer (Food Manufacturing)

The Hut Group

England, GB
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Operations
  • Post Date: 06/06/2021
  • Website:
  • Company Address: Voyager House, Chicago Avenue, Manchester, M90 3DQ

About The Hut Group

THG has grown from a start-up business to a global digital commerce group, fast becoming one of the world’s leading beauty and wellbeing online retail organisations.

Job Description

Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer (Food Manufacturing)

Based Luton LU2 9NY

About The Hut Group:

THG's primary focus is health, beauty, prestige and nutrition related consumer goods. The company owns and operates many leading brands including, Grow Gorgeous, Mio Skincare, ESPA and - The world’s #1 online sports nutrition brand.

THG manufactures a wide range of sports nutrition and cosmetic consumer goods that we despatch to our customers in over 200 countries worldwide from our purpose-built, innovative Manufacturing and Distribution Centres.

Due to rapid growth, THG is looking to recruit an additional Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer for the team that maintains and ensures the reliability of assets within the food manufacturing department. You will provide both a reactive and pro-active, multi-skilled (electrical-biased) maintenance service on all equipment. You will be based at our site in Luton and will report to the Manufacturing Maintenance & Reliability Manager.

Main responsibilities

    Work on and assist with developing the Plant PPM program, while using your RCA skills in response to Reactive tasks, to move the department towards a predictive Maintenance culture.
    Supervise, control and monitor the operation of electrical manufacturing equipment and systems;
    Ensure that manufacturing, operation and maintenance complies with design specifications and contractual arrangements;
    Organise and establish control systems to monitor the performance and safety of electrical equipment and systems.
    Communicate maintenance progress updates to your colleagues
    Maintain accurate records of tasks completed / in progress using the departments CMMS system.
    Work in a methodical fashion to maintain Food safety standards and traceability of engineering activities.
    Support Production Technical Operators, guide and improve their TPM activities.
    Work closely with Production to identify and drive Continuous Improvement opportunities.
    Normal hours of work are Mon to Fri Days but you may be required to support outside of these standard working hours from time to time if maintenance is required to be carried out whilst the factory is not in operation.
    You may also be required to support at other sites in UK


    Minimum 3 years hands on electrical engineering experience in a FMCG process environment
    ONC / equivalent qualifications, Electrically biased with Mechanical skills
    17th / 18th edition desirable
    Experience of PLC / servo drive diagnostic techniques.
    Good Knowledge of electrical/electronic/mechanical and pneumatic controls
    Positive approach to plant reliability and continuous improvement activities
    High Level of H+S Awareness
    Results Focused, You will continually strive for improvements both in the process and personally
    Flexibility with regards to working pattern and you will need to be happy working shifts.


What We Offer

    Competitive salary
    Employee discounts
    Company bonus scheme
    Company pension scheme

Unfortunately because of the high volumes of applications our opportunities attract, we are sometimes unable to respond to every application. If you haven't heard from us within 14 days of applying, please consider your application to have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Should you have any specific questions about this or other applications for positions within THG please contact one of our Talent team to discuss further.

THG is committed to creating a diverse & inclusive environment and hence welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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