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Maintenance Engineer


Job Description:

Maintenance engineer (Mechanical), Leicestershire, £38,500, 10% company pension contribution

4 on 4 off Days and Nights rotation

About the company

If you are a maintenance engineer looking to join a team that will be working on a brand new fully automated manufacturing site in 2022, then this may be the role for you.

ATA are supporting a national engineering business on for a mechanical maintenance engineers to join their growing team. The company who are a giant within construction materials sector, are a multi-site manufacturing business employing over 2000 people across the UK. They have been established for over 60 years and boast a portfolio of manufactured goods second to none. These goods are some of UKs most recognisable brands, which have become a staple part of the British construction market. With a turnover eclipsing £400 million the business is going from strength to strength and are set to grow even further in 2022 due to the opening of a brand-new supersite in Leicestershire. This site will be the largest and most automated of its kind in Europe.

About you

As a maintenance engineer you should be comfortable working within an industrial environment on fully automated manufacturing equipment. You should have experience completing scheduled PPMs from a CMMS system and reacting to breakdowns in a safe and timely manner. Due to the nature of the work, it would be beneficial (However not essential) for you to have an all-round strong understanding of mechanical processes, including machining, fabrication and welding.

  • Recognised mechanical engineer qualification, Level 3 or above (essential).
  • Fantastic fault-finding ability, with the ability to fault find to conclusion.
  • The ability to work within a proactive nature.

About the role

As a maintenance engineer, you will be responsible for completing ppm, reacting to breakdowns and completing remedial repair work in a busy manufacturing environment. This would be on automated plant machinery, including 3 phase equipment (415v), robotics, conveying, kiln systems, mixing equipment and heavy industrial presses. You will be responsible for completing projects that help drive forward the group’s continuous improvement and LEAN manufacturing plans.

Other responsibilities include

  • Mechanical Fault finding
  • Machine installation and upgrade work
  • Managing health and safety practices

The benefits

Despite the challenges faced by COVID19 & Brexit, you will be joining a company who are a leader within their market and are extremely stable. They are a business within growth, who are upsizing by building a brand-new supersite which you will be working on as of 2022. The company offer a wide range of training opportunities which previously has included external PLC courses and sending employees to become qualified with their IOSH certificates.

If you think you are the right mechanical maintenance engineer for this market leader, please press apply, call Ashton on 07814905283, or email your CV too [email protected]  

ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis – for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.  

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  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info

    generous pension contribution

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector IT & Internet