Share this Job
Apply now »

Back-End Engineer

As the world leader in metal packaging technology, Crown designs and manufactures a wide range of innovative and sustainable metal packaging solutions. Our customers are some of the world’s largest and most-respected companies.

About this opportunity

Your work environment :

As the world leader in metal packaging technology, Crown Holdings Inc. produces innovative packaging products to consumer marketing companies around the world.  Our Bevcan Europe & Middle East Business is a world leader in the supply of beverage packaging to some of the biggest FMCG brands.

This is an exciting time in our business, with plans for major new investment and production equipment to meet increasing demand, and opportunities to develop our facility and our people.

We are seeking applications from self- motivated Production Engineers that possess the drive to work on their own initiative and who pride themselves on making a difference.  Successful candidates would be working on a Continental Based Shift Rota, attending 2 x 12-hour days followed by 2 x 12-hour nights, then 4 days off, equating to 144 rostered shifts per year.

Your mission in Crown

As a member of the production line crew you will be required to:
•    maintain the quality standard of products on all machines in your area, whilst ensuring that they are running to their maximum efficiency and minimum spoilage. 
•    process and tooling adjustments as necessary whilst monitoring line production continually and recording results. 
•    assist in resolving machine and process problems, provide crossline support and react to line stops in order to minimise losses. 
•    deliver planned preventive maintenance support and maintain a good standard of machine and plant housekeeping.

About you

Successful candidates will have:
•    Level 3 Apprenticeship (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering/Maintenance.
•    a ‘can-do’ attitude and the mind-set to implement improvements on a continual basis in line with our Focus on Excellence manufacturing ethos. 
•    previous experience in an engineering or manufacturing environment and demonstrable competence in the use of hand-held metrology. 

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic, ambitious individual who has a continuous improvement mind-set to gain experience in a multinational organisation.  

We offer a salary of £47,399, including shift premium, 9% Company Pension contribution, Cash Health Plan, 25 days of holiday plus Bank Holidays (for employees working shifts this is mainly contained in the shift pattern) as well as a site annual bonus scheme.  

What Crown can offer you? 

  • the opportunity to build a career in a multi-cultural environment
  • to be rewarded fairly and promoted based on merit and performance  
  • professional and personal development through training and work experiences 
  • strong engagement and commitment to the safety of our employees  

Join us and become part of an international team of professionals who are passionate about sustainable packaging.  

Equal opportunity 

Crown is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, religion, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. 

Social Media 

Learn more about Crown on our social media channels. 

LinkedIn | Facebook - Crown Holdings Careers | YouTube – Crown Holdings

Back-End Engineer

Requisition ID:  1028

Braunstone, GB, LE3 1TX

Functional Area:  Manufacturing
Experience Level:  Experienced professional
Type of Contract:  Permanent

Apply now »