The Role

We are recruiting a Shift Engineer to join our Engineering team at Northampton.

Working hours will be based around rotating shifts on a weekly basis:-

  • 6am-2pm (Mon-Fri) , 2pm-10pm (Mon-Fri) , 10pm-6am (Sun-Thurs)


Main Aspects of the Role

  • Carry out hydraulic & pneumatic engineering
  • Read electrical drawings and schematics, in order to find and fix faults
  • Control the plant start up and shutdown
  • Carry out planned, preventative and reactive maintenance
  • Assist with preparation of boilers, vessels etc. for insurance inspections
  • Follow, maintain and improve safety procedures within the engineering department and the Plant
  • Carry out general maintenance, which includes electrical systems, boilers, pneumatics, hydraulics and recycling systems.


The essentials:

  • Time served engineer/technician with suitable experience for position
  • Professional Electrical and Mechanical qualifications/experience
  • Knowledge of machinery hydraulics, pneumatics, steam systems and maintenance programmes
  • Physically fit – occasional strenuous work will be required
  • PC literate (MS Word, Excel, Outlook)


  • Expansion/moulding process experience desirable
  • FLT Licence

The Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Company Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Income Protection
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • Birthday Holiday
  • Long Service Awards
  • Volunteering Day
  • Enhanced Maternity pay
  • Free Parking
  • Company Uniform
  • Employee Welfare Support Line
  • Occupational Healthcare Provision

Job Summary


Shift Engineer


Mon-Fri Rotating Shift


Northampton, Northamptonshire

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