Locally abbreviated to MK, Milton Keynes is a large town in the Borough of Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.
Regarded as one of Britain’s most successful business cities Milton Keynes has attracted over £1 billion of private investment in the last decade, transforming the city's skyline with new architecture, developing the infrastructure needed and creating an unparalleled air of optimism throughout the city.
Milton Keynes has attracted more than 500 inward investors and is home to some of the largest concentrations of North American, European and Asian firms in the UK.
Between 2010 and 2016, business base growth exceeded 34% with Milton Keynes consistently ranked at the top of economic benchmarking surveys
In 2015 Centre for Cities ranked Milton Keynes as number one for job growth in the last decade, the number one location for start-ups outside of London and within the top ten for new patents registered.
Unique by Design Milton Keynes is different. It's the only UK city that has been specifically designed for business growth from its very inception
Work is already underway on the Eastern and Western expansions of the city, amounting to over 700 hectares of new development and which, when completed, will include more than 10,000 new homes and over 100 hectares of employment land making Milton Keynes a prime location for Recruitment industry growth to support its ongoing development.
Mechanical EngineerMilton Keynes, United Kingdom Leading FMCG, high speed, high volume manufacturer in Milton Keynes is looking to appoint a new Mechanical Engineer to join their very busy team. This site produces upwards of two million products every day and is a working with some of the world’s biggest and best known companies. We are looking to appoint a time served mechanical engineer who will be responsible for maintaining the production line, specifically industrial size printers and presses. These lines are extremely complicated and must be running efficiently at all times. You must have experience working within a mechanical maintenance role within a similar company from FMCG, automotive or similar. You will be part of a 23 man team made up of mechanical and electrical engineers, production operatives and team leader / shift manager. There is real opportunity for long term career progression and all candidates are put through relevant training and development plans to ensure they have all the skills required to work efficiently and safely. The site has four teams working in tandem, supporting each other when breakdowns or bottlenecking occurs. If something goes wrong everybody is expected to chip in and make sure all three lines are up and running. You will work a rotating shift pattern, 12 hour shifts starting at 7:45am / 7:45pm. You will be rewarded with a starting salary in the region of £40,000 which will go up to £46,000 once performance objectives have been met. A further increase to £51,000 after another 12 month’s service is possible. For more information please get in touch. Read more