Dudley Careers | Job Spec

Maintenance Multi Skilled Engineer Job Spec

Here at Daler-Rowney, we have been inspiring creativity since 1783. Artists are at the core of everything we do. We develop, produce and deliver products, which are not only fit for our purpose but exceed the expectations of our artists' community. Our mission is to inspire by creating sustainable, qualitative, durable art materials every day, every year for everybody, making art accessible.

The company is divided into 4 entities: 4 in England and 1 in the Dominican Republic and belongs to the Italian FILA group, the world leader in creativity tools and products for children. The sites in England, include:
  • The Bracknell factory is a manufacturer of pads and Spiral Books, Mountboards, Inks, Gouache Colours, Acrylic, Watercolour and Oil painting 
  • The Lovelace site is 5 min from the factory and is the Warehouse for the finished goods and the Distribution Center.
  • The Dudley site is a manufacturer of Printed Paper and Border Rolls and is the Warehouse.
  • The Middlewich site is a manufacturer of children's colours, crayons and glue.
The manufacturing site in Dudley is using a small range of machinery including a Printing Press, Rewinding machines, Wrapping and Cutting machines. The same site is also hosting the Warehouse and Distribution centre.  There isn’t any maintenance engineer currently on-site and all maintenance aspects are currently organised remotely from the Headquarters in Bracknell. We are looking for an autonomous multi-skilled engineer to attend PPM and Reactive Maintenance on all equipment and to be the local support for the site.


  • Oversee routine maintenance and organize repairs on all equipment in Dudley.
  • Work on reducing the incidence of costly breakdowns and improving the overall reliability and safety of the equipment.
  • Be a local support for all technical aspects (can include some minor IT requests)
  • Manage some contractors and participate in the move of the Production area.
  • Can also be asked to travel to our other site in Middlewich for assistance.

Key Skills & Attributes

  • Multi-skilled maintenance engineer with an electrical bias
  • Ability to manage a varied workload and an awareness of health and safety legislation
  • Small IT knowledge would be appreciated
  • Any experience with subcontractors would be a plus
  • NVQ Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering Maintenance


How To Apply

To apply for the above job, please email pierre-henri.taupin@daler-rowney.com, stating the job role in the Subject line.
When applying for this role, please advise us of your location and salary expectations.
This job is based at the Dudley site.