Maintenance Engineer

  • Job Reference: ME.KSTER001
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Ganymede Solutions
  • Website:
  • Location: Kidderminster, Birmingham,
  • Salary: £40,000 to £43,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: paid over time
  • Sector: Technical & Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical or Electrical)

Location: Kidderminster

Salary: £40,000 - £43,000 + 33 days holidays + excellent overtime scheme + OEM training. On target earnings: £45,000+

Shifts Available: Double Days Monday – Friday

Are you a mechanically or electrically biased Maintenance Engineer looking for a new challenge in a fast-paced manufacturing environment? Look no further as our client, a large global business based in Kidderminster, is urgently seeking two Maintenance Engineers to join their team. With positions available for both mechanical and electrical engineers, this is an excellent opportunity to join a well-known and large manufacturing group at a time of significant growth.

Overview of the Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer Role:
As a Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for carrying out reactive maintenance on all production equipment and machines across the production facility. The role will be 70% reactive and 30% PPM driven. You will be encouraged to have a direct input into the continuous improvement culture and have individual project ownership as you grow your career within the company.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Work on hydraulic and pneumatic equipment.
  • Replace components like for like on large heavy industrial equipment.
  • Fault find mechanically on all factory equipment.
  • Read equipment drawings.
  • Follow weekly and monthly PPM plans when required.
  • Fault find electrically and mechanically on various types of equipment on site.
  • Gain exposure to various machinery.
  • Fault find to Input and output level on PLCs.

A successful Maintenance Engineer Application:

  • Apprenticeship and relevant qualifications in mechanical or electrical engineering.
  • Previous experience of working in an engineering background.
  • Experience of problem-solving on maintenance, i.e., breakdowns.

The Benefits:

  • Excellent training and development opportunities.
  • Lots of overtime available.
  • 33 days holiday.
  • On target earnings of £45,000+.
  • Work for a well-known and large manufacturing group with significant growth.
  • Double days shift pattern, Monday to Friday.

If you're interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply by following the online instructions or send a CV to Interviews can be arranged immediately. ATA Recruitment specialises in manufacturing, infrastructure, civil, transportation, and general engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis. Visit our website for more opportunities like this one. By applying, you accept the terms of our Privacy Notice which can be found on our website.

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