Engineering Supervisor - Electrical / Mechanical in Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire, UK

Employer: James Jones & Sons Limited

Location: Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire, UK


Salary: Salary negotiable

Engineering Supervisor - Electrical / Mechanical

Location: Stevens Croft, Lockerbie, Dumfries & Galloway.
Salary: Competitive, DOE.
Contract: Full time, 3 Shift Pattern, including some weekend work.

About the role

James Jones & Sons Ltd is one of the UK's largest timber companies with core activities in sawmilling, I-Joist and pallet manufacture. We operate five sawmills throughout Scotland; an engineered wood manufacturing plant in the north of Scotland and have pallet and packaging operations at ten sites across the UK. We have recently invested in a new timber processing and distribution centre near to our Lockerbie site. As part of these expansion plans we are looking to develop our engineering team at Lockerbie.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record as an electrical or mechanical engineer preferably in a production related environment. Experience of working with 3-phase motors and control systems, PLCs, hydraulic and pneumatic systems is desirable. Although supervising you will also work as part of the maintenance team in preventative maintenance, fault finding and breakdowns as required.


• You will be responsible for the efficient and effective organisation of a small team of engineers.
• Reporting to the site engineering manager, you will be responsible for planning and distributing tasks to ensure planned maintenance is achieved for the mills to run effectively.
• You will monitor and implement health and safety procedures, ensuring we continue to promote a safety conscious environment.

Key Skills

• Communication skills, both verbal and written
• Computer literate
• Numerate
• Well organised
• Flexibility
• Planning skills would be desirable

An attractive remuneration package including a weekly production bonus and an enhanced pension scheme is available to the right individuals. If you feel you have the right skills and experience to be successful in this role then apply today and submit your CV and a brief cover letter detailing your current salary.

Required Skills:

Electrical Engineering Mechanical Supervisor

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