Mechanical Maintenance Engineer - GBP42k

Nicholas Associates
36324.00 - 42000.00 GBP Annual + GBP36324 - GBP42000/annum
16 Aug 2019
23 Aug 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Have you a strong background within Mechanical fitting/Mechanical Maintenance Engineering associated in a Manufacturing environment?

With manufacturing facilities located across the UK, we now require a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer/Fitter to join the engineering team.

This is a varied engineering environment, light automated robotics and conveyors, going up to large medium to heavy engineering applications and equipment.

Salary: GBP36,324.28 + overtime = GBP42k and upwards

Contracted hours: 44hr week - anything over paid at 1.5 Mon-Sat and double on Sundays.

Shift: 6-6 20 day cycle working 1 in every 5 Saturdays (No Sundays required on shift rota)

2 days, 1 off, 2 nights, 4off, 4days, 1 off, 3 nights, 4off

Location: Burton

Benefits: pension up to 4% and upwards matched, 28 days holiday, Xmas shut down, health and safety bonus, free onsite parking, PPE provided, tool allowance.

Background required: Previous experience working as a mechanical maintenance engineer/fitter within a manufacturing environment or similar


With manufacturing facilities located across the UK you will be working varied engineering environment ranging from medium to heavy production line machinery to automated robotics. The role offers variation in the form of installations/projects, reactive and planned maintenance with a strong budget for training/course to aid development.

Skills required:

*Apprentice trained

*A strong background within a mechanical maintenance role within a manufacturing environment

Key responsibilities of the Mechanical Maintenance Engineer/Fitter:

To maintain service and repair all automated plant machinery to minimise production down time.

Provide technical support on all projects, installations and breakdowns


The ideal Mechanical Maintenance Engineer/Fitter will have as many of the following in order to strengthen application:

Time served apprenticeship
Strong mechanical background
Knowledge and understanding of Gear Boxes, Motors, Taper locks, Conveyors
Educated in a relevant engineering discipline - City and Guilds/NVQ level 3/HNC/HND etc.
Any welding or machining experience advantageousIf you are interested in the Mechanical Maintenance Engineer/Fitter role, please apply immediately due to the urgency of this role.

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

Nicholas Associates Professional is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

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