Mechanical Technician

  • Permanent
  • Reading, Berkshire
  • Posted: 3rd April 2024
  • Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 25% Pension + £2600 Bonus + 33 Hols
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH13291
  • Industry:
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Skills:

Guaranteed £2600 Bonus + 25% Pension Scheme + 34 Holidays and the opportunity to work with a highly respected, globally operating organisation are just a few of the perks that the Mechanical Technician will enjoy whilst working with this impressive business.

Employing over 15,000 people worldwide, this manufacturing giant service a wide range of industries including Automotive and Logistics/Distribution. Because of continued demand of their services, this employer is actively recruiting for an experienced Mechanical Technician to join their team on a permanent basis.

Working in the Service Department, the successful Mechanical Technician will work within a skilled team and be responsible for servicing, repairing and overhauling industrial gearboxes to an OEM condition.

Based in Aldermaston, the successful Mechanical Technician will easily be able to commute from surrounding towns & cities including Reading, Theale, Tadley, Newbury, Hermitage and Basingstoke.

The Mechanical Technician will:

  • NOT ESSENTIAL: Possess formal qualifications within Mechanical Engineering or similar (Apprenticeship, City & Guilds, NVQ, BTEC, HNC, HND or equivalent)
  • Have stable work history with experience working as a Mechanical Technician, Fitter, Assembler or similar within a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Ideally have experience working with some form of rotating equipment, gearboxes, pumps, valves, compressors, turbines, fans or similar

Working Hours of the Mechanical Technician:
Regular day shift working 39 hours per week

  • Monday to Thursday – 08:00 to 17:00
  • Friday – 08:00 to 15:45

In return, the Mechanical Technician will receive:

  • Base Salary: Up to £32,000.00
  • Guaranteed bonus up to £2,600 paid in December
  • Generous Pension Scheme: 25% Final Salary (Employer Contribution: 17% / Employee Contribution: 8%)
  • Holiday Allowance: 34 Days (including public holidays) rising with continued service
  • Ongoing training & skill development

To apply for this position, please click “Apply Now” and attach a copy of your CV. Alternatively, please contact Callum Good at E3 Recruitment for more information



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