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Maintenance Engineer

Maintenance Engineer

#Job No. MN53.

  • Location:

    Wakefield

  • Salary:

    £37k per year + Overtime (Premium rates 1.3x Sat &

  • Type:

    Permanent

Job Description:

Maintenance Engineer (Multi Skilled/Electrical Biased)

Normanton

Up to £37,000 per annum + Overtime (Premium rates 1.3x Sat & 2x Sun) + Call Out Allowance + 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + 5% Matched Pension Contribution + Death in Service Benefit

3 Shift Pattern (Days 05.45 - 13.45 / Afternoons 13.45 – 21.45 / Nights 21.45 - 05.45)

Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer with an electrical biased background required for a successful global manufacturing company. This is a great chance to join a hardworking and motivated team, with the opportunity to boost earnings through overtime.

This role would suit a Maintenance Engineer from any manufacturing industry. Those with FMCG or automotive experience will hold an advantage although this isn’t essential. You will be multi skilled or electrically biased with a knowledge of fault finding on PLCs.

Your time will be split between planned and reactive maintenance on a range of production machinery e.g. extrusion machines, lathes, milling machines. You will also get involved with some interesting installation and project-based work. In this role, you will be required to fault find on a range of mechanical and electrical equipment, and will mainly be working with hydraulics, conveyors, bearings, gears, single phase & 3 phase.

The company require mandatory weekend overtime 1 week in every 3, which is payable at a premium rate (with time and a third on Saturday and double pay on a Sunday). There is also the opportunity to boost earnings through mid-week overtime.

This is a great opportunity to work for a long standing and globally successful manufacturer. The company offers the chance to work within a hardworking and motivated team, with the opportunity to boost earnings through overtime.

The Maintenance Engineer Role:

* Planned and reactive maintenance on a range of production machinery
* Fault finding on a range of mechanical and electrical equipment
* Installation of new machines & project work
* 1 in 3 weekend’s mandatory overtime

The Maintenance Engineer:

* Experienced Maintenance Engineer from any manufacturing environment
* Electrical bias or multi-skilled with knowledge of PLC’s
* Apprenticeship or equivalent would be advantageous but not essential