Shift Mechanical Maintenance Engineer Job at Graphic Packaging International in Leeds

Job Description

Graphic Packaging International is a global FMCG manufacturer with 12 sites across Europe.

The site in Leeds, West Yorkshire, is looking to recruit a skilled Shift Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join the Maintenance team.

Job purpose

  • To ensure Production Machinery is maintained & repaired to a high standard to enable maximum production speeds with minimum interruptions and breakdowns.
  • To ensure Maintenance & Service records are maintained.
  • To devise, fabricate, and install, improvements to Production Machines.

Key Objectives & Responsibilities

  • Carry out planned maintenance on plant & equipment to a high standard
  • Respond to breakdowns on Production machines
  • Install and relocate production equipment
  • Specify & order spare parts
  • Complete maintenance records and paperwork
  • Carry out Mechanical Fault finding
  • Carry out Pneumatic/hydraulic Fault Finding
  • Carry out basic Electrical Fault Finding
  • Liaise with other departments
  • Health & Safety. Responsible for self and others

Required Qualifications

  • Recognised Mechanical qualification (e.g. NVQ/City & Guilds/BTEC HNC)
  • Experience working in a high speed, high pressure production environment
  • Experience within the Printing / Carton Manufacturing Industry desirable

Key (behavioural) Competencies

  • Reliable and flexible with strong work ethic
  • Pro-active and can do attitude required.
  • Works well in a team and on ones own

Hours of work – Rotating day and night 12hr shifts – 36hrs per week


We believe our people are our biggest asset and when you join Graphic Packaging you will have access to a comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Generous holiday allowance

If you would like to make a real difference with a market leading global company, please forward your CV with a covering letter explaining why you wish to apply for this role.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £33,000.00 /year


  • Mechanical Maintenance Engineer: 2 years (Preferred)

About Company

Company: Graphic Packaging International

Company Location:  Leeds

Job Category: Engineering Jobs, Mechnical Jobs, Electrical Jobs

About Graphic Packaging International