Title:  Engineering Technician

City:  Severnside
Department:  Engineering

Severnside, GB, GL10 2DG



Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 31,000 people throughout Europe. In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from 1,300 farmers in Britain.Müller is ranked within the top 20 in The Grocer’s Top 100 list of Britain’s Biggest Brands and is picked from shelves millions of times each year. Müller UK & Ireland includes:


Müller Milk & Ingredients which aims to be Britain’s private label dairy leader and produces branded and private label fresh milk, cream, butter and ingredients products. It boasts a network of dairies and depots servicing customers throughout the country.


Müller Yogurt & Desserts which is the UK’s leading yogurt manufacturer which aims to create millions more Müller moments for its consumers. It is responsible for major brands like Müller Corner, Müllerlight, Müller Bliss, Müller Rice, FRijj and Müller Kefir Smoothie and produces chilled desserts under licence from Mondelez International. It also supplies the UK private label yogurt market from a dedicated, state of the art yogurt facility.


Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer


Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by the Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 24,000 people throughout Europe. In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from more than 1,700 British farmers. The Müller brand is ranked at No.7 in The Grocer’s Top 100 list of Britain’s Biggest Brands, and is also the 7th most chosen brand in the UK.


We are currently recruiting an Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join our Severnside site, to provide, safe front line reactive maintenance on a 4 on 4 off days/nights shift pattern.


Why join Muller Milk and Ingredients?



  • A Very Competitive Basic salary 
  • 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 8%
  • 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




  • To actively identify root cause and bring the equipment back in to service as quickly as possible.
  • To actively seek and identify cost effective improvements to site assets and equipment, improving efficiency and reliability.


Key Responsibilities


  • To ensure effective handover of information across shift
  • Uses PMS to support prioritisation and problem solving (RCFA)
  • 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
  • Lead shift based problem solving where corrective actions aren't clear
  • Working as ONE TEAM with First Line Response Technician
  • Coaching of operators with asset care tasks
  • Identify Improvements and implement within the OE framework
  • Identify life cycle issues and raise these with possible recommendations
  • Use and support simple SWHY OE techniques / RCA techniques through to 100 year fix
  • Use and support departmental 5s programmes for workshops and stores
  • Continuous transfer of knowledge and best practice


Your Muller Responsibilities


  • Has an active role to play in continuously improving our business
  • Encourage engineering based OE projects
  • Support the Site roadmaps for Quality / H S / EMS / Engineering/ Autonomous maintenance.
  • To have opportunities to deliver own ideas to improve our business
  • Support improvement activities / events within facilities and engineering owned areas
  • Understands the impact of own actions and others on achieving site/business OGSM
  • Aware of how current performance impacts the bottom line
  • Ability to deliver on the job training (show and tell) to new colleagues
  • Health and safety of self and others


Your Learning & Development


  • Assumes multi-skilled mechanical and electrical formal education as a prerequisite
  • Site & department induction
  • Know your role
  • Operational Excellence
  • All Dairy Technical Competency Workshops
  • Filler academy
  • Train the Trainer
  • SAP / Movex / Mainsaver Systems Training
  • Asset guardian
  • Lean Engineer Operational measures
  • OEM Training / Site specific equipment training
  • Alcips Mechanical & Electrical
  • Generic HMI / SCADA/ Fieldbus/Drives & Instrumentation
  • Relevant Health & Safety Modules Escalation procedures
  • SSOW Document Awareness
  • Engineering Quality Induction
  • Manufacturing Engineering Roadmap
  • On the job coaching and support from shift leader to meet full competency requirements for role


Skills and Experience


  • Recognised Engineering Apprenticeship
  • Educated to ONC/HNC or equivalent in either Mechanical or Electrical discipline
  • Proven experience within a Maintenance environment
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Effective planner and organiser
  • Strong ability to make logical decisions that will resolve potential problems
  • Positive with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Ability to prioritise own workload to achieve operational and personal targets


The Process

If you have the skills and experience in the above areas and would like to be considered for this role, please apply at www.mullercareers.co.uk


Contact Details:

F.A.O. UK Recruitment, Müller UK & Ireland, Shrewsbury Road, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 3SQ