Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

  • by McIver Knight
  • Location Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, UK
  • Salary £35,000 / year
  • 87 days ago
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Job Description:

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer


Permanent Position

Day Shift, Eventually Moving onto Double Days (6am – 2pm / 2pm – 10pm)

Circa £35,000 + Paid Overtime When Required


The Company

McIver Knight are currently working with a successful market leader within the Consumer Products Industry. My Client is seeking an Electrical, Multi-Skilled Maintenance Professional to join the team on a Double Day Shift Pattern, rotating weekly. Please note that you will initially be on a Day Shift up until the end of the probationary period, so training can take place. 

Job Summary

As the Multi-Skilled Engineer your main responsibility is to ensure plant down time remains minimal by conducting and implementing planned and reactive maintenance strategies. You will also be heavily involved in implementing continuous improvement and assist with all on site projects.

Brief Description

  • To carry out scheduled planned preventative maintenance.
  • To respond/co-ordinate emergency breakdowns on all plant and equipment including site services.
  • Issue and control of permits to work, including accommodation of contractors on site.
  • To participate in continuous improvement activities.
  • Project Assistance
  • TPM related tasks.
  • Installing and repairing mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and PLC driven equipment


  • You must be a fully qualified Engineer (Electrical Bias ideally)
  • You will come from an industrial/ manufacturing background. Ideally Heavy Engineering Industries.
  • PLC Familiarity is desirable.
  • Ideally carry a 17th Edition Certificate
  • Must be able to work in a Fast-Paced Environment

This role really is a fantastic career opportunity to join a very successful and rapidly expanding market leader To apply for this position please send your CV and salary expectation to Beth Rogers ( Alternatively, call 0161 826 9466.

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info Paid Overtime
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities