Engineering & Maintenance Manager


£45-£50K per annum


The Role – Engineering Maintenance Manager

Fresh People are currently recruiting for a Engineering Maintenance Manager for a Fresh Produce distributor who supplies to the UK’s major retailers based in between Paddock Wood and Tunbridge Wells in Kent .

The Candidate

Suitable candidates must have previous experience in FMCG engineering environemnts be a qualified multi skilled maintenance engineer with recognised engineering accreditations , 18th Edition or equivalent essentially with strong mechanical and electrical working knowledge

The main duties and responsibilities include:

  • Pro-active contribution to sites safety program
  • Compliance to both Health & Safety Food Safety regulations
  • Maintenance of inventory & stock control
  • Maintenance budget management
  • Preventative Planned maintenance completion and development
  • Mechanical and electrical fault finding and modifications.
  • Assisting with ongoing development of machinery and site facilities
  • Responsible for preventative and reactive maintenance with a large emphasis on fault finding and diagnostics.
  • Completion of root cause analysis and engineering reports
  • Compile and complete all chronic / sporadic loss investigations.
  • Engineering knowledge in FMCG fruit packing machinery ( AWETA / ULMA / Flow wrappers / BURG bin tipping lines / Automated lines ).

If this role describes your current experience and your looking for a new challenge and your able to work Monday – Friday no weekends then we would like to hear from you today


Ruth Counsell