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Maintenance Engineer


Job Description:

Maintenance Engineer

West Bromwich


Friday, Saturday, Sunday off two weeks in three!


Lifestyle balance shift:


Week 1: 6am – 2pm Mon-Fri

Week 2: 10 hour afternoon 2pm-10pm shift Mon-Thurs (Friday/Saturday/Sunday off)

Week3: 10 hour nights shift Mon-Thurs 8pm-6am (Friday/Saturday/Sunday off)


The Company:

Interested in up to 36 days holiday a year and Fri/Sat/Sun OFF twice in every three weeks?! then read on!

My Client have a requirement for a multi-skilled maintenance engineer to join their already successful team. They are considered part of the medium/heavy industry and some of the machines you will be working on include slitters, presses, sheers, blanking lines, cranes and more machinery. You will need to have good knowledge of working with 3-phase motors, contactors, sensors, relays etc. PLC knowledge isn’t a deal breaker. They would consider mechanically bias with electrical skills also. 


Benefits for the maintenance engineer:

  • 31 days annual leave increasing to 36 after 5 years!
  • Sick Day Bonus – if an employee has had 3 days absence or less in the previous (full) year, the employee will receive an extra days holiday
  • Service Days – will increase by one day each year to a maximum of 5 days, once the employee has completed 5 years service 
  • Pension – The Company will contribute 5.5% and employees is required to contribute a minimum of 3.5% of annual earnings.


Experience required for the maintenance engineer:

  • Have at least three year’s experience repairing an maintaining special purpose plant machinery – electrically biased ideal but would look at mech bias with electrical skills
  • Exp. With heavy industry is advantageous but not a deal breaker
  • Ability to read schematic drawings/electrical wiring diagrams/ worked with 3-phase motors, sensors, drives, contactors, relays
  • Any maintenance engineer from manufacturing background welcome to apply: FMCG/Food/Metals/Recycling/Automation/Foundry/Brick/ Aerospace


  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Educational level

    Some Secondary School Coursework

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