Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: + Shift Allowance (15% - 30%)

  • Contact:

    Paul Bradley

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8943

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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  • Start date:



Depending on the shift pattern, you will get either 15% or 30% Shift Allowance on top of the base salary 
  • DOUBLE DAYS (6-2, 2-10) – MONDAY – FRIDAY + 15% shift allowance - (£34,500 - £40,250)
  • 4ON, 4OFF ROTATION - 30% shift allowance - (£39,000 - £45,500)
Due to an increase in production volumes and significant worldwide orders, a Market leading fast paced manufacturing company has a requirement for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join their thriving business.

This opportunity offers the chance to be involved in all aspects of planned and reactive maintenance on their fast-paced production machinery. With the backing of a global brand and supplying into a variety of businesses, this opportunity offers unrivalled job security and furthermore fantastic progression for the right Engineers.

Company Profile.
  • Supplying into many of the UK’s leading retailers.
  • Great structure – fantastic future progression opportunities, both technically and at a management level.
  • Stable and secure order book.
  • Fantastic investment in the business, especially within an Engineering capacity.
Role Description.
  • Preventative and Reactive Maintenance across a variety of production and process machinery.
  • Mechanical fault finding and repair.
  • Size and component changeovers
  • Ensuring work is carried out in a safety conscious fashion.
  • Supported by a Team of Skilled Engineers.
  • Advise engineering supervision of machine problems, safety issues and options to improve the efficiency of machines
  • Reporting into the Engineering Supervisor.
Skills and Qualifications
  • Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineering Experience – Mechanically Biased.
  • Formal Mechanical qualifications – desirable
  • Apprentice trained – desirable
  • Strong Fault Finding Ability.
  • Manufacturing industry experience – FMCG / Food / Automotive / Plastics / Packaging / Pharmaceutical
Please apply via CV.

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