Connect with us:  

Call us now on: 01543 411039


DORSET, BH15 [WR ID: 1472] (posted: October 19, 2020)

A Dorset based food manufacture are looking to recruit 2x Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineers (1x Electrically biased and 1x Mechanically biased) for their production facility based in the Poole / Bournemouth area.

As a Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer you will provide engineering support to the production area and be responsible for reactive and proactive maintenance of plant, equipment, and any auxiliary systems.



  • 1x Electrically biased Maintenance Engineer and 1x Mechanically biased Engineer
  • Panama shift – Days and Nights (12 hour shifts)
  • Opportunity to work in a modern food process manufacturer



  • Salary of c£35k, rising to c£40k after 6-month probation period
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme
  • 24 days holiday plus 3 x bank holidays for Christmas / NY period
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Onsite free parking


Key responsibilities of Maintenance Engineer:

  • Assist team to work towards maximum plant and equipment efficiency so downtime is minimised
  • Ensure planned engineering tasks are delivered on time and in full
  • Ensure good repair / manufacturing practices and procedures are followed
  • Ensure completion of planned maintenance documents / CMMS
  • Work closely with production staff to achieve daily targets
  • Contribute to cost reduction initiatives to drive efficiency and process improvements


Experience and skills required:

  • Qualified maintenance engineer with C&G’s or NVQ Level 3 or ideally ONC / HNC level
  • Multi-skilled, mechanical and electrical skills / experience
  • Apprenticeship trained
  • Proactive attitude to solving issues and supporting production
  • Food manufacturing experience would be very advantageous


To apply:

If you are an experienced Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer looking for a new challenge at a great company, please submit your CV below. Alternatively, if you require further information please contact Stuart Cooper on:

  • 07896 075527


Please be assured your application will be dealt with in the strictest confidence. On application, your data will be processed in accordance with our data policy. This can be found here

Wagstaff Recruitment and Careers Coaching offers a dedicated and individual service for professional candidates seeking new opportunities within the engineering, manufacturing and automated distribution industries.

“Wagstaff Recruitment – Building Trusted Relationships to Create Great Opportunities”

Career Development Institute Disc Certified Trainer Team - member of the year Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce Institute of Recruitment Professionals Women Presidents’ Association Pay in 30 Days