Mechanical Engineer

We operate a modern packhouse at Dunnington, near York supplying potatoes to a wide range of retail and foodservice customers. We are a family business with strong values and a good culture, and customers that expect high standards. This is echoed throughout our business in everything we do. As our business continues to grow, we are looking to recruit a full time Mechanical Engineer.

Job role:

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will be required to:
• Follow a Planned Preventative Maintenance Programme.
• Fault finding and emergency repairs to resume production as soon as possible.
• Participate in the installation of new equipment.
• Reconditioning, adaption and fabrication of new and existing machinery.
• Follow company Health and Safety procedures.

Job requirements:

Candidates will be expected to possess:
• A broad range of mechanical engineering skills.
• Preferably some experience in fabrication.
• Good level of communication skills, with the ability to understand and share verbal instruction in English.
• Able to work as part of a team, and take instruction from line managers and supervisors.
• Possess good literacy and numeracy skills.
• Show full co-operation and awareness of company Health & Safety policies and procedures.
• Have a positive and enthusiastic ‘can do’ attitude.
• Ensure that all company policies and procedures are adhered to.
• Access to own transport due to location.

We can offer:
• Excellent earnings potential for the right candidate, hourly paid (weekly).
• The role involves inclusion on an 'out of hours' cover rota, with overtime.
• Full PPE will be provided.

How to Apply

To apply, please forward your CV and a covering letter by post or email

No agencies please.

For further details about the role, contact the Operations Manager

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