PPM Engineer

Maintenance Engineer

Ref: 222Monday 7 June 2021

Competitive salary & Benefits package

Our client, a highly successful, well established FMCG organisation are currently seeking to recruit an experienced PPM Engineer. As PPM Engineer you will report directly to the Engineering Supervisor / Chargehand and be responsible and accountable for the safe, efficient and cost effective operation of the site.  

This position will be working 4 on / 4 off Days (6am-6pm) Monday to Friday. This opportunity commands a competitive salary and benefits package for the right candidate.    

Your key responsibilities will include: 

  • Implementing and delivering, whilst under pressure of the FMCG environment, a culture of operational excellence and continuous improvement in all areas of the engineering arena, aiming for world class manufacturing
  • Deliver safe, high performance engineering solutions within a fast paced FMCG environment whilst minimising downtime and costs to the site
  • Ensure that PPM system is updated and all PPM tasks are recorded  
  • Ensure all work is completed in an organised professional manner being fully accountable for all tools and equipment used
  • Actively input into discussions and plans required to drive down Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF)
  • Ensure that Mean Time Taken to Repair (MTTR) is improved and review via root cause analysis with engineering team in accordance with set KPI’s
  • Ensure PPM schedule is completed as requested
  • Ensure all reporting requirements are supplied in an accurate and timely manner
  • Work with production / hygiene to ensure that PPM tasks are in line with production plans and schedules being open to production / hygiene requirements for the equipment
  • Ensure compliance with Safety Health & Environment (SHE), Quality, Food Safety, Customer and Regulatory standards such as FSA, BRC, PIU and any specific customer needs
  • Completing daily paperwork including Breakdown Analysis Reports (BAR)
  • Coach and assist apprentices

To be successful in the role of PPM Engineer you will possess the following qualities: 

  • Proven track record of a similar role, maintaining plant reliability, within an FMCG / Food manufacturing environment
  • Excellent level of knowledge / understanding of PPM techniques  
  • Experience of working to the expected high standards of GMP
  • Able to commit to working as a member of a team understanding all requirements and roles within that team
  • Actively drives forward continuous improvement and operational excellence

This position is based in Banbury and is easily commutable from Oxford, Daventry, Northampton, Stratford Upon Avon, Moreton-in-Marsh and Royal Leamington Spa.

If you are an experienced PPM Engineer, looking for a new exciting and varied opportunity, then please apply immediately.     

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