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Shift Engineer (Electrical Bias) - THG Manufacturing

Canteen staff at the company canteen cash register

Job Category

Operations

Division

Nutrition Manufacturing

Location

UK, Warrington

Job Type

Full-time

THG is a fast-moving, global technology business that specialises in taking brands direct to consumers. Our world-class proprietary tech and infrastructure powers our extensive portfolio of beauty, nutrition and lifestyle brands and is now helping drive exponential growth of our clients’ brands globally.  

We’re powered by a global team of over 7,000 ambitious people around the world. Our culture is fast-paced and entrepreneurial, it’s this DNA that has supported our incredible growth.

We’re always looking for individuals that can bring fresh and innovative thinking to THG, and play a part in driving the group forward on its exciting journey. So, if you’re ready to take the next big step in your career, challenge yourself every day and evolve with the world around you, THG is ready for you. 

About THG Nutrition 

THG Nutrition & Wellness 

THG Nutrition & Wellness is home to some of the best loved and most trusted names in wellbeing and nutrition, including Myprotein, the world's largest online sports nutrition brand, its family of brands, Myvegan, Myvitamins, Command, MP Activewear and MyPRO, plus Exante Diet.   

We want to be the world's most empowering health movement, championing everyone to live healthier, more active lives. Our brands and people exist to break boundaries, to power and empower those who want more. We break conventions, we’re a force for good, and we keep it real. These are the values that drive us through every day.  

Everything we do is done in-house, from manufacturing and new product development to content creation, e-commerce, marketing and logistics. This means we’re perfectly positioned to deliver to our vision and keep our place at the top of a fast-moving, global industry.   

It's an incredibly exciting time to join the team, and we’re always looking for talented people who share our vision and values to drive our Nutrition & Wellness movement forward.   

Job Title: Shift Engineer (Multi Skilled - Electrical Bias) 

Location: THG Omega, Skyline Dr, Burtonwood, Warrington WA5 3TP 

Join a dynamic and innovative team dedicated to maintaining peak performance in our Fulfilment and Manufacturing divisions. Our 24/7 operations demand excellence, and we're seeking a talented Multi Skilled Shift Engineer to ensure our assets operate efficiently, reliably, and safely. 

Responsibilities: 

As a Multi Skilled Shift Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in maintaining our plant operations and driving continuous improvement. Your responsibilities will include: 

  • Providing technical support to Fulfilment/Manufacturing operations to optimise asset reliability and performance. 
  • Implementing modern maintenance techniques to ensure business continuity and enhance equipment availability. 
  • Proactively preventing faults and leading continuous improvement initiatives to achieve maintenance KPIs. 
  • Conducting root cause analysis on engineering stoppages and implementing corrective actions. 
  • Supporting health and safety, quality, and continuous improvement initiatives. 
  • Coaching and developing operators to enhance their skills. 
  • Collaborating on project activities and change initiatives. 
  • Ensuring compliance with design specifications and contractual arrangements. 
  • Maintaining accurate records of maintenance tasks using our CMMS system. 
  • Upholding food safety standards and traceability of engineering activities. 
  • Identifying and driving continuous improvement opportunities across departments. 

Role Requirements: 

To excel in this role, you'll need: 

  • Minimum 3 years of hands-on electrical engineering experience in an FMCG process environment. 
  • ONC or equivalent qualifications, with an electrically biased focus and mechanical skills. 
  • Desirable experience with 17th/18th edition regulations. 
  • Proficiency in PLC servo drive diagnostic techniques. 
  • Strong knowledge of electrical, electronic, mechanical, and pneumatic controls. 
  • A positive approach to plant reliability and continuous improvement activities. 
  • High levels of health and safety awareness. 
  • A results-focused mindset, continually striving for personal and process improvements. 

Why Join Us: 

  • Dynamic Environment: Be part of a fast-paced, innovative team where your contributions make a real impact on our operations. 
  • Continuous Learning: We prioritise your growth and development, providing opportunities for training and skill enhancement. 
  • Collaborative Culture: Work alongside talented professionals who share your passion for excellence and continuous improvement. 
  • Competitive Benefits: Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package.

Because of the high volumes of applications our opportunities attract, it sometimes takes us time to review and consider them all. We endeavour to respond to every application we receive within 14 days. If you haven't heard from us within that time frame or should you have any specific questions about this or other applications for positions at THG please contact one of our Talent team to discuss further. 

THG is committed to creating a diverse & inclusive environment and hence welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

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