Job ref: JH/55710

Shift Engineer

Shift Engineer
Based in Northamptonshire

Job ref: JH /55710

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Shift Pattern: 6 am-2pm (Mon-Fri), 2pm- (Mon-Fri) and 10pm-6am (Sun-Thurs)

Working Rights: Please note that as the UK is no longer part of the EU, Non UK nationals will need a valid working visa to apply for this position.

The client:

Listgrove are pleased to be working with a client that designs and manufactures, sustainable, moulded foam solutions for a variety of industries.
Experiencing incredible growth, particularly within the fast-moving construction industry, the company are undertaking a structural change, which will help the business to continue to strategically position themselves throughout the UK and maintain the delivery of high quality, precision products.


· Hydraulic & pneumatic engineering
· Read electrical drawings and schematics in order to fix a fault.
· Provide a fast and efficient response time to any on shift breakdowns that occur.
· Troubleshoot and correct machinery problems
· Provide routine service maintenance across the site
· Control plant start up and shutdown
· Maintaining accurate and timely records with planned, preventative and reactive maintenance work.
· Assist with preparation of boilers, vessels etc. for insurance inspections
· Follow, maintain and improve safety procedures within the engineering department and plant
· Maintain clean, safe work environment
· Communicate with the Engineering Supervisor regarding company policies, system breakdowns, safety and environmental issues.
· Maintain plant which include; electrical systems, boilers, pneumatics, hydraulics and recycling systems.
· Analyse operations to ensure that the plant is running as efficiently as possible.

This successful candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

· Time served engineer/technician with suitable experience for position
· Professional Electrical and Mechanical qualifications/experience
· PC literate (M.S Word, Excel, Outlook)
· Decision making ability and to use own initiative
· Knowledge of machinery hydraulics, pneumatics, steam systems, maintenance programmes, etc. expansion/moulding process experience would be preferred.
· Physically fit – occasional strenuous work will be required


· Knowledge moulding would be preferred candidate
· FLT Licence

To apply please contact Jason Hutchison
0044 (0) 1789 207070

Listgrove is more than a global recruitment partner to its clients in the plastics, packaging, recycling and chemical industries. For over 45 years, we have supported companies with professional advice and successful HR solutions. All assignments are tailored to the client’s needs and delivered by expert consultants.

Why select Listgrove?
· Established in 1975
· Recruited in 68 countries
· Recognised International brand
· Exhibited around the world; in Russia, China, India, USA, Middle East, North Africa and extensively throughout Europe
· Global network of candidates and talent data
· Search projects completed across all functions and at all levels of seniority
· Access to a network of offices across the world

For more information and access to a range of testimonials, please visit our website:

For EU roles, candidates must be eligible to work and live in the European Union. Proof of eligibility will be required with your application.

Listgrove Limited Registered in England No: 01197713

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