Manufacturing Technician - Engineering jobs in Malta - June 2024
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Manufacturing Technician

Foster Clark Products Ltd , Central Malta

Published on 26 Jun 2023

Expired on 30 Jun 2023

Foster Clark Products Ltd in Malta are looking to recruit a Manufacturing Technician to join their team on a full-time basis.

Your Role:
Support the Factory Engineer in providing technical service in terms of processing and production, by driving continuous improvement, preventive, and breakdown maintenance.  


  • Take an active part in any alterations and modifications on equipment or installations with superiors. This also applies to any new installations or relocations of machinery or lines
  • Assist in the documentation and recording of any installations and/or alterations effected
  • Take an active part in electrical and mechanical overhauls, alterations, and installations of machinery and equipment
  • Take an active part in the regular inspection and testing of electrical, mechanical, compressed air, and any other installations to ensure the safe and efficient use of these services
  • Test related equipment and machinery after repair for efficiency and ensure proper running
  • Support the Production Department in the training of personnel, setting up the production lines, and improvement of equipment to give better efficiency and/or higher quality to the end product
  • Perform breakdown maintenance when and where required
  • Support in the repair of portable tools as required
  • Construct and manufacture any electrical and mechanical items as required.
  • Ensure that all safety guards and other safety features on equipment and machinery are installed and subsequently operational to safeguard the employees using machinery
  • Responsible for the safekeeping of equipment assigned
  • Maintains quality services by establishing and enforcing organization standards
  • Ensure correct procedures when taking necessary parts from stores
  • Ensure that PPE is worn according to the task being performed.
  • Share relevant information, ideas, and insights
  • Build and maintain good working relationships with all stakeholders
  • Liaise with Production in discussing optimal ways to execute the preventive plan while highlighting any related concerns
  • Communicate and liaise with all stakeholders to ensure sufficient spare parts
  • Ensure communication and handover during change of shift.
  • Take responsibility in the absence of the Senior Technician 
  • Motivate, delegate, and empower personnel to take responsibility and display appropriate creativity and initiative
  • Performance benchmarks are met – per individual.


  • MCAST – BTEC Diploma / HND Engineering  (MQF 4/5)
  • Wireman’s electrical License A and B would be considered an asset
  • 2 years of experience in a food/pharmaceutical/chemical manufacturing working environment
  • Technical insight in a complex manufacturing environment
  • Experienced with GMP, ISO Standards, Safe Food Handling, HACCP practices, and HSE guidelines
  • Continuous Improvement Experience/Certification is highly desirable
  • Ability to show a track record of improving production, and solving problems
  • Drive and instill company values
  • Drive your own learning and development
  • Maintain a positive attitude and respond openly to feedback
  • Handle stress in ways that do not negatively impact others
  • Flag and debate issues constructively (be solution–focused)
  • Be proactive in sharing, debating, and communicating learning.
  • Mechanical Reasoning
  • Problem-Solving
  • Attention to detail
  • Drive for results
  • Adaptability
  • Rule orientation
  • Teamwork
  • Verbal and written communication
  • Process Engineering and systems agility
  • Safety, security, and quality orientation
  • Knowledge sharing
  • Leading by example

Foster Clark Products Ltd:
With a strong tradition and a history dating back to 1889, Foster Clark is dedicated to developing and supplying quality beverage preparations and food products in the desert, baking products, and sauces and dressings sectors. As a forward-looking company with a strong history of success, Foster Clark is committed to researching, producing, and bringing to the market high-quality products that meet customer expectations in different regions, while continuing with our expansion throughout the globe. We are committed to our own people as we are to our customers, acknowledging that our success is a direct result of their qualities. We continue to strengthen our team in all areas of the business and offer excellent long-term prospects. Manufacturing and marketing high-quality food and beverage products in over 80 different countries, is the cornerstone of our success and the benchmark for all our operations and processes.

Full Time
Job Type
Intermediate (1-3 years), Experienced (3 years +)
Experience Level


Process Engineer

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