Maintenance Engineer - Northamptonshire

£40,000 - £45,000 - Plastic Moulding / Processing - Maintenance
Ref: 947 Date Posted: Thursday 23 May 2024
  • Maintenance Engineer
  • Wellingborough
  • Continental Shift (Days and Nights, 3 on, 3 off)
  • Plastic product manufacturer
  • £40,000 - £45,000 
We are working with an established plastic product manufacturer based in WellingboroughThey are recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer to join their team on a continental shift pattern in return for a salary in the region of £40,000 - £45,000 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 24/7 manufacturing environment. Requires considerable working knowledge of mechanical and hydraulic knowledge combined with some basic electrical maintenance.
Key Responsibilities include:
  • Following planned, preventative maintenance schedules
  • Reacting quickly to machinery breakdowns
  • Reading engineering drawings and schematics
  • Mechanical and hydraulic maintenance and repair
  • Basic electrical maintenance
  • PLC fault finding
  • Working with other departments to ensure production continues running
  • Recording all work carried out 
Qualifications & Experience required:
  • City and Guilds / Level 2 or 3 qualification in Engineering
  • Completion of an Engineering Apprenticeship
How To Apply
This position is commutable from; Wellingborough, Stanwick, Rushden, Yelden, Strixton, Irchester
Relevant Job Titles: Maintenance Engineer, Shift Engineer, Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Shift Technician, Maintenance Fitter
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.