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Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician (Electrically Biased)

Date: Apr 8, 2021

Location: Nelson, GB

Company: Refresco

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Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician (Electrically Biased)


Our Background and Ambition

Our drinks on every table. That's the Refresco vision. We're thirsty for more and growing fast which is why we recently invested £1.25 billion in expanding our global manufacturing footprint making us the largest independent bottler of soft drinks and fruit juices in the world….


We’re now the proud owners of six drinks manufacturing sites within the UK and we’re looking for experienced multi-skilled continental shift based engineers to come join our Refresco site in Nelson, Lancashire, literally just off the M65 so the site couldn’t be easier to commute to!


Our engineering team is led by Scott, our Site Engineering Manager, and he is excited about bringing new talent into his team to support the delivery of the engineering strategy at site. His drive and commitment to our current engineers, our apprenticeship programme and the site as a whole means that our engineering team at Nelson are well led, feel valued and have an exciting future ahead of them as the site continues to grow and develop.


Your Background and Ambition

Now you know a little about us, we’d like to know a little about you. So who are you….?

  • You’ll have worked previously within a fast paced manufacturing environment and be used to working to exceptionally high standards of safety as safety is our number one priority here at Refresco Nelson.
  • You'll be qualified in a relevant Engineering discipline
  • You’ll love working as part of an energetic and focussed engineering team who are passionate about using their skills and knowledge to improve our site’s manufacturing performance whether it’s through undertaking routine or unplanned maintenance activities on our production lines or designing creative solutions as part of our continuous improvement approach here at site.
  • You’re keen to support an embedded apprenticeship programme through actively mentoring our apprentices as we currently have six on site in training
  • You’ll be familiar with using Computer Maintenance Management Systems and understand the importance of quality systems and processes within a manufacturing environment.
  • You’re looking to join a Company that are the best in what they do, that value their employees through ensuring they provide a great place to work, and that invest in their people to grow and develop as the site grows and develops.
  • You’re looking to join a place where you can see the difference you make every day, that gives you a true sense of job satisfaction and that challenges your engineering skills and knowledge so that you can apply what you know whilst learning more all the time.
  • You’re ready to join Refresco Nelson.


Our Offer to You

  • We want you to feel rewarded for the work you do so we offer a competitive hourly rate + shift allowance and overtime is available.
  • We actively promote a great work life balance by giving you an extended weekend every other week with Friday, Saturday and Sunday off shift due to the way our 42 hour average weekly continental shift pattern works.
  • We all love a holiday so with our generous holiday entitlement you’ve got plenty of opportunity to take a break.
  • We are committed to developing all our employees on site so you’ll be mapped onto our training matrix, have your development areas identified to create your individual training plan so that we can ensure you’re constantly learning in your role.
  • We care about supporting our employees when they need it the most so our occupational sick pay scheme provides a generous sick pay amount dependent upon length of service.
  • And of course we’ve got all the usual bits and pieces including a healthcare payment plans, cycle to work scheme, corporate leisure club membership to name but a few.


Your Next Step

Interested? Intrigued? Well then get in touch, and we can arrange a call to chat to Scott, our Site Engineering Manager. We’ve got lots more to tell you, so we look forward to hearing from you!