Multiskilled Engineer

Posted 07 June 2024
Salary £38500 - £45000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline FMCG
Contact NameScott Smith

Job description

Job Title: Multiskilled Engineer

Location: Merthyr Tydfil, Reasonable relocation costs will be reimbursed.

Employment Type: Full-time/Permanent

Working Hours: 3 Shift Pattern, days nights and afternoons

Salary: £38000 to £45000 Annual Salary

Candour Talent Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Multiskilled Engineer to join our well-established client based in the Merthyr area.

This role presents a unique chance to become a part of a dedicated team within a well-established Manufacturing company.

Job Description:

As part of a core maintenance team ,respond to and resolve equipment breakdowns ,carry out planned preventative maintenance and improvement schemes on equipment.


  • Operate to the planned preventative maintenance within the department, ensuring that all machinery and ancillary services are covered, report back any failing in this plan to the Engineering Manager or Section manager.
  • Identify and troubleshoot process, material, or equipment problems to minimize down time and recommend solutions to the Engineering Manager or Section Manager.
  • Develop, assemble, procure, or modify existing and new tooling, fixtures, and equipment to ensure efficient production methods.
  • Assist the Engineering Manager or Section Manager with revisions and improvements to manufacturing methods and procedures, including writing change orders and deviations.
  • Assist with hands on training of setter operators and process operators on new products, equipment, and process revisions.
  • Schedule, complete, and document routine maintenance on applicable manufacturing and test equipment.
  • Read schematics, assembly drawings, data sheets, and process sheets to perform testing, build fixtures, checkout, and trouble-shoot equipment.
  • Assist in failure analysis, troubleshooting, rework/repair of non-conforming manufactured product to determine root cause.
  • Perform tests, gather data, and write results/reports with assistance from Engineering Manager, utilizing various types of electro-mechanical equipment.
  • Comply with policies, guidelines, and regulatory requirements per the Nonin Quality System.
  • Work with contractors to prepare project specifications. Present and explain proposals, reports, and findings to the Engineering Manager or Section manager.
  • Design, develop, test, and manufacture electrical and electronic equipment such as PLC control, temperature monitoring devices.
  • Design, develop, test, and manufacture electronic and computer-controlled mechanical systems.

Education & Qualifications

  • You will be HNC, Apprentice trained with 50/50 in mechanical & Electrical
  • Ideally have worked with and understand wrapping machines/products
  • You will be competent in Plc programming (basic understanding level accepted)
  • Proven track record in Machining/turning - (bearings, shafts, pumps, gearboxes) Pneumatics
  • Electrical fault finding and 3 phase equipment experience
  • You will be good at problem solving and working as part of a team
  • Flexible to meet the ever-changing demands of the business.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to leverage their skills and expertise in a stimulating work environment while contributing to the continued success and growth of the organisation. If you are a motivated professional seeking to take the next step in your career journey, we encourage you to apply today!

How to Apply:

Contact Number: 01495 421926

Email Address:

We thank you for considering Candour Talent Recruitment for your career aspirations and encourage you to continue exploring opportunities with us in the future. Good Luck with your application and we look forward to receiving your CV.

Who are we at Candour Talent?

At our award-winning recruitment agency, we pride ourselves on building strong connections with both our clients and candidates. We operate as both a recruitment specialist for permanent recruitment and a recruitment business for the supply of temporary workers, ensuring that we can effectively meet the diverse needs of our clients and candidates. With a dedicated and passionate team of professionals, we're committed to taking time to understand your unique skills, experiences, and aspirations ensuring that we match you with opportunities that not only align with your professional goals but also inspire you to thrive. Whether you're seeking a career change, advancement, or a new challenge, we're here to support you every step of the way.

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