Title:  Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer - £5k Signing-on Bonus*

City:  Market Drayton
Department:  Engineering

Market Drayton, GB, TF9 3SQ

Müller Yogurt & Desserts is the UK’s leading yogurt manufacturer responsible for major brands like Müllerlight, Müller Corner and Müller Rice. It produces chilled desserts under licence from Mondelez International and supplies the UK private label yogurt market from a dedicated, state of the art yogurt facility.


We’re looking for a Multi-Skilled Engineer to join our Market Drayton Dairy. The successful candidate will conduct PM and breakdown activities on shift and help deliver World Class service in regards to filling machine or process plant availability and efficiency. We operate a 24/7 facility at our sites across the UK. The shifts for this role are 4 on, 4 off rotation days and nights.


*£5,000 Signing-on Bonus for successful Multi-Skilled applicants (Subject to T&Cs)*


Why join Muller Yogurts and Desserts?


  • A Competitive salary of £49,574 + 1.5x Overtime rate
  • Enrolment into our company bonus scheme
  • Health care cash plan
  • 23.5 days annual leave (or equivalent depending on your shift pattern)
  • Pension scheme- contribution matched up to 4%
  • Access to the Müller Rewards discount scheme offering over 800 discounts online and in-store and the potential to make savings across grocery and clothes shopping, holidays, insurance, gifts and more
  • Have pride in what you achieve as a member of a team
  • Free onsite secured colleague car parking
  • Career progression opportunities


Key role responsibilities


  • Maintaining and improving all plant, processes and assets to a safe, efficient and reliable standard
  • Day to day maintenance and improvement of plant, assets and services
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with food and H&S standard.
  • Ensure the completion of the PPM tasks and formulate improved maintenance practices
  • Diagnose and repair equipment faults in a timely fashion, ensuring the smooth running of the Engineering Request System
  • Actively champion health and safety
  • To diagnose faults and to test , repair and maintain Mechanical / Electrical equipment
  • To observe, recognise and report on machinery or component defects or symptoms of impending failure and provide CMMS data
  • Contact OEM's and other suppliers for technical support as and when required and expedite parts when not available on site


What are we looking for?


  • Strong experience as a multiskilled engineer within a fast moving, complex manufacturing or logistics environment  
  • Experience in mechanical and electrical engineering within Manufacturing, Production and Process environments
  • HNC or apprentice trained with proven experience of working on fast- moving machinery, pumps, valves and PLC’s
  • Relevant knowledge and experience in a similar FMCG role is desirable
  • Possess good knowledge in the areas of filling and process technology
  • Demonstrable knowledge of complex fast moving clean environments (24/7- short life products)
  • Strong problem solving and root cause analysis skills
  • Good knowledge of preventative maintenance techniques
  • Good communication skills
  • Team building skills and strong ability to work cross functionally


The Process:


*Signing-bonus T&Cs*

  • Only 'Multi-Skilled Engineers' are eligible (Mechanical and Electrical) this will be determined through external testing prior to offer
  • £5,000 payable after successful probation period (Subject to deductions)
  • Current Employees of Muller UK and Ireland are not eligible
  • Individuals that have worked for Muller UK and Ireland within the last 6 months are not eligible 



If you have the skills and experience in the above areas and would like to be considered for this role please apply today.