Totaco Ltd

Technician – Packaging Machinery

Location: Surrey

Type: Permanent

Salary: £25,000 to 30,000 Per Year

Posted on: 18/07/2023

Are you an experienced Technician with a passion for packaging machinery? Do you have a background in Mechanical engineering and a track record of successful installations, commissioning, and maintenance? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join a leading manufacturer of packaging machinery within the Beverage, Spirits, Cider, and Dairy sector!

At our client’s company, innovation and excellence are at the core of everything they do. As a prominent name in the industry, our client proudly serves a diverse clientele. They are seeking a talented and dynamic Technician to join their team and contribute to their continued success.

Key Responsibilities

As a Technician at our client’s organization, you will be responsible for:

  • Installation: Ensuring seamless and efficient installation of bottling, labelling, distillation, and other packaging machinery at client sites.
  • Commissioning: Conducting thorough commissioning activities to ensure equipment meets required specifications and performs optimally.
  • Maintenance: Performing routine maintenance and troubleshooting of machinery to ensure uninterrupted production processes.
  • Project Management: Coordinating projects, ensuring deadlines are met, and collaborating with internal teams to ensure smooth project execution.
  • Quality Control: Maintaining high-quality standards in all technical operations, adhering to industry best practices and safety guidelines.
  • Client Support: Providing excellent customer service and technical support to clients, addressing their queries and concerns professionally.


To be a successful candidate for this role, you should possess the following qualifications and experience:

  • 2+ years of hands-on experience in the installation, commissioning, and maintenance of packaging machinery (bottling, labelling, distillation) within the Spirit, Cider, Beverage, and Dairy sectors.
  • Background in Electric or Mechanical engineering, demonstrating a strong understanding of machinery mechanics and electrical systems.
  • Bonus points for candidates with prior Project Management experience, showcasing their ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Proficiency in troubleshooting and resolving technical issues efficiently.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, allowing for effective collaboration with team members and clients.
  • A keen eye for detail and a commitment to maintaining the highest standards of quality.

What’s In It for You?

As a valued member of the team, you will enjoy:

  • The opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology and industry-leading equipment.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment that encourages professional growth and development.
  • The chance to contribute to the success of renowned brands across multiple industries.
  • Ongoing training and skill development to keep you at the forefront of industry trends.


  • Basic up to £30K p/a dependant on experience.

Apply now by sending your CV and cover letter to