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Simpsons Malt Ltd

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Shift Maintenance Technician Job in Diss


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Shift Maintenance Technician





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Simpsons Malt are the UK's leading, independent malting Company, with 150+ years of successful supply to brewers and distillers with a customer range from the smallest craft & micro brewers to multi-nationals in the UK and around the world. Our Tivetshall Maltings site, between Norwich and Diss, has and continues to receive significant investment. Its USP is in the production of a range of quality speciality and base malts for the brewing industry-with an increasing export business. This is a challenging production site, with 7X24 processing and a wide range of plant and equipment, you will be working a "continental" four shift pattern that sees two blocks of four 12hr nights followed by two blocks of four 12hr days, within a small skilled engineering team. We operate a skill based pay system that seeks to ensure that our Technicians are rewarded for demonstrating both electrical and mechanical skills. We will not specify what your primary skill is, with mechanical and electrical skills equally valuable. Ideally, you will be no stranger to conveyors, elevators, augers, gear boxes, motors, palletisers and other material handling equipment. Probably apprentice trained, you will be able to demonstrate experience working shifts in a complex production/processing operations, ideally on a multi-skilled basis. Logical fault finding/problem solving will be a strength and you will be equally at home undertaking PM's using our CMMS system, repairing breakdowns or undertaking small improvement projects . Communication skills will be a big positive for the successful candidate along with safety consciousness and a continuous improvement mentality.