Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Staffbase Recruitment Limited
£33k - £37k pa + OT
10 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Our client is expanding their maintenance team and Staffbase have been appointed to recruit for the position of Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to undertake production equipment and machinery service, maintenance & repair duties at a busy production plant near Grantham. The Role: Reporting to the engineering manager the successful applicant will be responsible for implementing scheduled and reactive maintenance activities throughout a large heavy industry production facility. As an experienced and flexible mechanical maintenance engineer your duties will include but is not limited to the following; - Making scheduled checks on machinery and parts including conveyors, crushers, shredders, bailers and other, heavy plant & machinery - Oiling and cleaning machinery and parts - Carrying out scheduled overhaul and replacing parts that have reached the end of their working life. - Responding immediately to machinery breakdowns - Mig / stick Welding & fabrication work Candidates: Applicants must have at least 3 years previous mechanical maintenance experience ideally in a heavy industry environment. You will demonstrate excellent knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, conveyor systems, motors and gearboxes. Candidates who have previous work experience in quarries, aggregates and / or waste & recycling sectors will have an advantage however all applicants will be considered. The successful candidate will display a positive 'can do' attitude towards your work. Hours of Work: Monday to Friday Days Overtime Benefits: Excellent salary & pension 28 days annual leave Life Insurance