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Maintenance Team Leader


Job Description:

Maintenance Team Leader 

Injection moulding industry experience is essential but team leader experience is not essential!

Alfreton, Derbyshire

£47,200 plus an additional annual bonus equating to roughly £2,500

Double Days 


  • Sick pay
  • Private health care options including optical and dental care
  • Great company culture - Christmas parties with food and drinks provided for as an example 
  • 8% company pension contribution 
  • 24 days holiday plus a day for birthdays
  • £50 shopping vouchers - incentives and recognition for hard work!
  • Death in service worth 2X annual salary
  • Premium overtime paid at 1.6X normal rate
  • Approachable, Hands on Engineering Manager with a tight knit team of 6 maintenance engineers and another team leader 

We are looking for a maintenance engineer to join our industry leading manufacturer within it's respective field. This is a privately owned company with a family run atmosphere, yet an international, rapidly growing business, with sites across America, Germany, Mexico, Poland and more! This company also comes with a lot of stability supplying the likes of Tesco, John Lewis, Acado, Boots, Next just to name a few. 

Day to day you’ll be dealing with a variety of mechanical and electrical breakdowns. This will include but not be limited to sensors, relays, inverters, wrappers, conveyors, chains, motors, hydraulics, pneumatics, as well as a variety of project work and a strong mix of planned and reactive maintenance. You will also have further responsibilities; delegating tasks for a team of 6 engineers as well as overseeing project work along side another team leader. 

The successful maintenance engineer with have a minimum of an NVQ level 3 qualification in either a mechanical or electrical discipline. The ideal candidate will come from an injection moulding background. Time served engineers with this background without team leader experience are highly encouraged to apply to this position. 

Experience Required

  • Minimum of an NVQ level 3 in either a mechanical or electrical discipline
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience as a multi skilled maintenance engineer in an industrial environment
  • Experience with injection moulding machinery is essential for this role

Get in touch with Nathan Edmonds, regarding this maintenance role or any other maintenance roles in the Derbyshire area.

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Manufacturing
  • Educational level

    Secondary School or equivalent

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