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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer


Job Description:

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer


£43k - £44k

4 on 4 off – days and nights

Benefits –

  • Industry-leading company with exclusive 25-year government contracts.
  • Excellent progression opportunities and training offered.
  • Overtime available and paid at 1.5X
  • Pension at 5%


My client is looking for a mechanical maintenance engineer to join the maintenance team at an industry-leading recycling firm in Wakefield. They have secured exclusive government contracts in their sector securing them for the foreseeable future

As the successful applicant, you’ll have worked in maintenance before. Experience working with conveyors, cranes and hydraulics would be beneficial but is not essential.

The role will be a mixture of PPMs and reactive maintenance in a team of 4 people per shift. You will be working alongside a hands-on team leader and 2 electricians carrying out checking equipment and minor PPMs during the day and more intrusive work during the night shift.

Experience Required 

  • Previous experience as a mechanical maintenance engineer is desired.
  • Either time-served or qualified engineers are desired, experience is the key requirement.  
  • No electrical skillset is required.

Get in touch with Luke Meyrick, regarding this role or any other role around the Wakefield area.


  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience

    1+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    Secondary School or equivalent

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