Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer
Bury St Edmunds

Synergi are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join a manufacturing business based in Bury St Edmunds.

From Planned Maintenance to Root Cause Analysis this role is a 3 shift based role supporting the operational Teams in the packaging plant.

Maintaining and repairing is only a small part of the total asset care regime as this role is the dedicated Engineer on shift.

Key Responsibilities

• Provide multi skilled Engineering support to the Packaging Plant and wider site.
• Able to fault find at pace to quickly identify the reason for the failure and put a
plan in place to recover.
• Coach operatives to further develop the base knowledge of how the plant equipment
• Lead safe working practices by using the associated safe systems of work at all
• Fully use the Asset Care/CMMS system to record all work.
• Build relationship with Production staff to work as one team to achieve the KPIs.
• Provide Engineering support to capital investment projects, packaging projects and
improvement projects.
• Represent the wider Engineering Team at planning and performance review meetings.
• Able to implement controlled changes that improve line performance and overall
plant efficiency.
• Use best practice methods to identify root causes and lead the 'fix'.
• Lead small installation tasks.
• Diagnosis of machine and process faults including pneumatic circuits, process
equipment, pumps, valves etc

• Understanding of pneumatic, hydraulic, steam and electrical systems.
• Hygienic welding (TIG) knowledge.


• Competitive salary and pension contribution scheme
• Up to 33% discount across all our sites for you and your friends and family
• 33 days holiday (including bank holidays) and the opportunity to buy additional days.
• Free onsite parking
• An employee advice and guidance service and the healthcare service, Best Doctors.
• As one of the industry's leading apprenticeship providers, we can offer training
and development at any stage of your career, whatever step you decide to take

  • Location: Bury St Edmunds, England
  • Salary: Up to £39081.00 per annum + 33 days holiday
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Synergi Search & Select Ltd
  • Posted: 31-Aug-2022
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