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Engineering Technician

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Date: 20-Oct-2020

Location: Leeds, Leeds, GB

Company: Britvic


<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">At Britvic, we are on a journey to become the most dynamic, creative and trusted soft drinks company in the world. Britvic is one of Europe’s leading players in the FMCG market providing household favourites like Pepsi, Robinsons, Fruit Shoot, 7up and J2O plus a growing portfolio of premium brands combining a strong heritage and innovation across our brands. With a strong position both in UK, Ireland and internationally, we are looking to build on our success with an ambitious growth plan. As our organisation continues to grow, it is critical that we find new ways to create value for our customers.

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<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Our purpose is to make life's everyday moments more enjoyable, for customers, consumers and partners and employees around the world. To do this, we need to be a dynamic, creative and trusted company that represents and respects the diverse values, voices and needs of everyone that enjoys our soft drinks. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to the success of Britvic and we have set an ambition to be a truly inclusive organisation where our workforce mirrors the richness of the markets we operate in and communities we serve.


<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">We will succeed in our mission to create a Britvic which values people and planet, just as much as performance – a Britvic we can all be proud of.


<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">About the Role:

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Ensure that all work undertaken complies with Engineering and safety legislation.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Working an annualised shift pattern. The purpose of the role is to ensure maximum availability and reliability of the equipment. Attend machine breakdowns and effect repairs as quickly as possible.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">To carry out planned and preventative maintenance of the production equipment in line with the maintenance plan.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">To maintain the site utilities and services in line with legal requirements and to ensure maximum uptime and performance.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Lead zero loss teams to reduce utilities usage and drive improvements to reliability.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Champion quality, safety, health, environmental standards and legal compliance within the engineering teams.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Support and develop improvements to production equipment to drive site reliability targets. Facilitation of problem-solving activities with both technical and non-technical personnel.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Complete Planned preventative maintenance activities in line with the site plan.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Organising and managing work in relation to facilities and site infrastructure.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Developing plans and practices that reduce the site utilities consumption. Championing environmental performance to reduce site overheads.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Supporting and managing the site utilities and services equipment to optimise operation and maximise reliability of the equipment.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Working with the engineering planner to optimise the planned preventative maintenance program across the range of production equipment.


<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required:

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Practical Engineering / Technical experience with a proven track record of maintenance delivery

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">A Strong multi-skilled background (with an electrical bias) able to understand root cause of machine breakdown and develop solutions to engineer out.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Develop principles of operation and change over and work with shift teams to train and develop operators.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Experience of working within continuous improvement programmes.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Qualifications:

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Ideally City & Guilds, ONC in an engineering discipline (HNC preferable).


We’re committed to providing equal opportunities to all applicants and employees – in fact, this is at the heart of our company culture and values, and we welcome applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds.

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