Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    General Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £42960 - £45645 per annum, Benefits: Holiday, Pension, Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Chris Jones

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8999

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer
£42960 rising to 44302 after 6 month probation and 45645 after 12 months, Pension, Holiday, Occupational Health, Physiotherapist on Site

Shift Pattern: 4 on 4 off shifts (2 days/2 nights 7 – 7)

A fantastic opportunity to join an expanding, forward thinking Production/Print plant based in Liverpool. Our client, who are part of a German owned group have several facilities within Europe and turnover in excess of £1bn. Our client are currently looking to increase their shift engineering team with an experienced mechanical engineer responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the various production machines on site.

This role suits someone used to working in within a fast moving manufacturing/production/print environment, with the ability to work on proactive planned and reactive maintenance The role has some great variety and will involve joining an experienced team covering a range of mechanical tasks, should this sound like it appeals then it would be great to hear from you.


  • Reporting to FLM, job holder is responsible for all site plant and machinery requirements and maintenance
  • Minimize potential downtime in the production process across the site
  • Ensure the equipment and its environment is operated and cared for, meeting all current legislation and company standards
  • Striving to continuously improve process efficiency, eliminating unnecessary costs from the business
  • Repair and maintain all factory equipment and machinery in a timely efficient manner
  • Ensure departmental standard operating procedures are adhered to
  • Ensure all reporting is well presented, comprehensive and fully completed
  • Respond to breakdowns and carry out remedial work independently
  • Working from and interpreting pneumatic and hydraulic drawings
  • Maintain excellent health and safety practice and carry out lock off procedures
  • Include HS&E concerns/issues within regular documented team briefings, feedback relevant information to HS&E Manager using the appropriate documentation system
  • Can demonstrate excellent customer focused behaviours
  • Proactive approach to learning and development
  • Team player
  • Can demonstrate commercial awareness through understanding the production priorities and needs
  • FMCG manufacturing background as part of a maintenance team
  • Be used to working shift patters previously
  • Minimum recognised Engineering qualification – HNC or equivalent within Mechanical Engineering or equivalent

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