Mechanical Engineer

Innovia Films is a leading global manufacturer of Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene (BOPP) films, supplying highly differentiated speciality products into the packaging, labels, tobacco overwrap and securities markets.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Mechanical Engineer to join our Engineering team, reporting to our Engineering Supervisor. Candidates would be time served, self-motivated with industrial experience, ideally educated to HNC level with a sound background in their respective discipline and a proven track record.  The successful candidate should be fully conversant with Health and Safety regulations, be able to demonstrate good communication skills, problem solving and the ability to work alone or as part of a team as required. Computer literacy would be an advantage, although training can be provided.

The role involves the maintenance, repair, modification, and installation of a wide range of mechanical process equipment. Typical plant includes rotating machinery, cooling/heating systems, fans, pumps, gearboxes etc. 

This is a permanent, full time role working Monday to Friday, 07:30 until 15:30.

If this sounds like the position for you, please send your CV along with a completed Company Application form to or to HR, Innovia Films Limited, Lowther Centre, West Road, Wigton, CA7 9XX.

Application forms are available from: our website or can be collected from our Company Gatehouse on Station Road.