Maintenance Engineer - West Yorkshire

£35,000 - £40,000 - Industrial Engineering - Maintenance
Ref: 941 Date Posted: Thursday 11 Jul 2024
  • Maintenance Engineer
  • Wakefield
  • Days, Monday-Friday
  • Metal Product Manufacturer
  • £35,000 - £40,000
We are working with an established metal product manufacturing company based in Wakefield. They are recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer to join their team on Days (Mon-Fri) in return for a salary in the region of £35,000 - £40,000 along with overtime opportunity and additional training and development.
The Maintenance Engineer needs to possess a strong hands-on background in mechanical and electrical skills directly related to operating in a 24/5 manufacturing environment. Requires considerable working knowledge of maintaining Power Presses.
Key Responsibilities include:
  • Following planned, preventative maintenance schedules
  • Reacting quickly to machinery breakdowns
  • Reading engineering drawings and schematics
  • Servicing machinery
  • Mechanical and electrical maintenance and repair
  • Working with other departments to ensure production continues running
  • Recording all work carried out 
Qualifications & Experience required:
  • City and Guilds / Level 3 qualification in Engineering
  • Completion of an Engineering Apprenticeship
How To Apply
This position is commutable from; Wakefield, Heckmondwike, Normanton, Tingley, Darton, Leeds, Bradford
Relevant Job Titles: Maintenance Engineer, Shift Engineer, Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Shift Technician
All applicants must live in the UK and be eligible to work and live in the UK. Please note, our client is unable to offer Sponsorship or Visa support for this role.
Due to the sheer volume of applications, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful.
Axion Recruitment is working as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.