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Multi-Skilled Engineer

Job Description

A collective energy and ambition. A place where you can make a real difference.

We’re a company that genuinely cares about our people, our products, our consumers and the environment.

Our unique, informal culture champions courage, determination and collaboration. Knowing we have an open and supportive team means each of us has the freedom to take responsibility and ownership. We have a shared passion to work hard, innovate and push boundaries.

United by the belief that when we strive for growth, anything is possible. While we might not be the largest company in our industry, we believe we can have the biggest impact because: Together We Have the Power to Win.

Are you an experienced Multi-Skilled Engineer searching for a new exciting challenge?

If the answer is yes- then look no further, Church & Dwight UK Ltd have an exciting opportunity for a Multi-Skilled Engineer to join our team on a permanent basis.

Based at our manufacturing site in Folkestone, this role will involve maintenance and repairs of Production and Plant Equipment whilst driving efficiency through continuous improvement activities and automation developments.

Multi-Skilled Engineers ensure that regular checks and are completed and test plant equipment to ensure that they are operating within the correct specification. Working as part of a small team, you will execute maintenance procedures, prioritise all work in line with plant needs and production availability and ensuring that Health & Safety and Quality procedures are strictly followed.

As part of this role you will be required to work a 12-hour shift running on a rotating shift patterns from 6am to 6pm and 6pm to 6am on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern.

The ideal candidate must have both an Electrical and Mechanical background and experience of working on high speed lines in a Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) business.

You must be an enthusiastic team player who can demonstrate excellent problem-solving skills and communication skills with all levels of staff and contractors within the business

Education and Experience required:

  • Extensive experience of working with processing and packaging machinery
  • Mechanical qualification City & Guilds or NVQ L3 equivalent
  • Electrical qualification City & Guilds or NVQ L3 equivalent
  • Experience of troubleshooting and resolving PLC & Robotic issues
  • Detailed experience of carrying out reactive, planned, preventative and predictive maintenance
  • Working knowledge of leading continuous improvement and SMED projects
  • Knowledge of Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
  • Basic Lean Six Sigma Knowledge/Qualifications is ideal

Please submit your CV in order to be considered for this position.

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With offices in London and Folkestone, Kent, our more than 400 employees enjoy numerous benefits.

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DIVERSITY At Church & Dwight

Church & Dwight strives to create an environment where everyone feels free to bring their authentic self to work every day.

We win when we respect every employee for who they are – regardless of gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other differences. We believe that our employees’ contributions are richer because of their diversity. We aim to be a diverse, inclusive and equitable company and are determined to build a culture where people have the power to win together.

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CULTURE At Church & Dwight

We care - about our people, our products, our consumers and our environment. To honor these priorities, we’ve built our culture around the tenants of courage, determination and team spirit. We’re united by our small company feel and inspired by opportunities to make our mark.

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Equal Employment Opportunity for the Disabled At Church & Dwight

As an equal opportunity employer, Church & Dwight is committed to providing access and opportunities to individuals with disabilities. Applicants who require accommodation for accessibility to the online application system, the interview process, completing any pre-employment testing, or any other portion of application process, as a result of impairment from a medical or mental health condition, they may contact 877-809-8449 or email their resume and cover letter to     

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