Mechanical Engineer

  • by Apple Resourcing
  • Location Tilbury, Essex, UK
  • Salary £40,000 / year
  • 129 days ago
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Job Description:

Our key client based in Tilbury is looking to recruit on a permanent basis Mechanical Engineer

You will be responsible for maintenance of the on-site equipment both PPM and reactive maintenance.


  • Maintenance of all aspects of site machinery adjust the gap, greasing and replacing bearings, replacing belts, cleaning and replacing parts of the equipment, cleaning cooling fans, etc.

You will be expected to work safely following the company’s safety procedures and to supervise the team ensuring their compliance. You will undertake planned maintenance and reactive maintenance. To take responsibility for identifying and repairing defects and to bring to the attention of your line manager any potential hazards or means to improve the reliability of the site also part of a night time call out rota

The ideal candidate must have:

  • Recognised engineering qualifications, ideally in both mechanical and electrical engineering.
  • An experience working with welders; electrical and hydraulics
  • Must be reliable and dedicated be methodical and analytical in your approach to maintaining the duties and responsibilities

On offer:

  • £40k basic salary
  • Night time call out bonus £2.5k per annum (rota basis)
  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • PPE and workwear
  • Mon- Fri 48 hours per week


 Call Maria now on 01277 699778 to discuss in more detail or email your CV to

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Work Authorisation No
  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience 1+ years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Educational level Secondary School or equivalent