Maintenance Engineer

Date: 2 Feb 2024

Location: HADDENHAM, GB, HP17 8LB

Company: McCormick & Company

Maintenance Engineer (for double day shift)   

Haddenham, Aylesbury, UK


Salary: Competitive + benefits


We are seeking an electrical and mechanical maintenance engineer, on shift. You will be monitoring a wide variety of plant and equipment, carrying out planned and reactive maintenance of plant and provide supervision of specialist contractors.



o Direct engineering resource to ensure that preventative maintenance schedules and systems are  completed in line with system timeframes, whilst continually reviewing their effectiveness.

o To ensure that plant changeovers are carried out promptly, with measured efficiency. To ensure that parts are available and are always in good working order.

oTo respond swiftly and effectively to breakdown and emergency situations, making effective use of all resource.

Health & Safety

o To make the workplace a safe environment by ensuring:

a. All company and legal requirements are met and maintained.

b. Safety equipment is properly maintained, checked, and recorded.

c. Safe working practices are always promoted with all checks and job signoffs completed.



o To ensure all Quality Management Systems are adhered to and properly documented.

o To work with Production and Quality teams to improve and develop operating practices which enhance product quality and customer service.

o Ensure full compliance with Company Quality, Food Safety, Health & Safety and Environmental requirements.

o To assist with the integration of new equipment with the manufacturing, operations, and project teams.



• A recognised engineering apprenticeship qualification, Level 3 engineering qualification or equivalent is beneficial. Other appropriate experience or qualifications in a related field of manufacturing is advantageous.

• Experience within a high-volume manufacturing maintenance environment is seen as an asset.

• Strong general mechanical and/or electrical engineering skills and knowledge.

• A logical thinker and problems solver with a positive and proactive mindset to problem resolution and energy to ‘get things done’.

• Experienced in food, or consumer products industry is seen as an asset.

• An awareness of HACCP, PUWER, LOLA and COSHH.

• Good communication skills – ability to effectively communicate with both suppliers and internal customers.



Agencies: McCormick as needed will work with external recruitment vendors through our Agency Portal. Unless previously contacted, McCormick does not accept unsolicited resumes from external recruiting agencies.


McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, colour, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy/ies.