Maintenance Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Posted: 23rd November 2021
  • Salary: Up to £35000.00 per annum
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH8589
  • Industry:
  • Location:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Skills:

The Maintenance Engineer position is working with a rapidly growing, and well-established international manufacturing business, part of a larger Group, based in Stoke on Trent.

With further planned investment and expansion we are now seeking 2 x maintenance engineers to join their team. The role will be working as part of a small Maintenance Team providing ‘Hands-on’ maintenance – Mechanical or Electrical maintenance to their manufacturing machinery, including mixers, and bagging/packaging machinery. Specific training will be provided.

Applicants are invited from either a mechanical, electrical or multi-skilled background.

What’s in it for you:

Personal development opportunities

The ability to join a rapidly growing, leading manufacturing business that values its employees

Salary circa £34.5k per annum, including shift premium, plus overtime opportunities at premium

Excellent benefits package – Training and career development, including a comprehensive employee benefits package – enhanced pension, enhanced holidays, shopping discounts etc

Hours of work: Rotating 4 on 4 off, days and nights 6am to 6pm, 6pm to 6am

Main Duties & Experience required:

  • High degree of Health & Safety awareness.
  • Provide immediate support in the event of breakdowns.
  • Providing plant-wide maintenance service, departmental support, and mechanical or electrical repairs ensuring that all production targets are maintained.
  • Knowledge of Pneumatics, hydraulics, mixing equipment, silo’s, valves, packing machinery.
  • Perform root cause analysis on agreed downtime levels, implementing countermeasures
  • Recognized Engineering qualification- NVQ, City and Guilds etc Mechanical or Electrical
  • Ability to fault find, repair, and provide solutions to problems
  • Where necessary provide input into CapEx feasibility studies
  • Using 5s methodology to improve and maintain the workplace to a high standard
  • There maybe a requirement to provide out of hours breakdown cover, paid at a premium rate.
  • To carry out other tasks as deemed necessary, that are within the job holders capability.

If you are interested in this position, please apply asap

Key words – Maintenance Engineer, Multi-skilled engineer, maintenance fitter, maintenance electrician, mechanical fitter,



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