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Maintenance Engineer


Job Description:

Maintenance Engineer
Bourne, Peterborough
4 on 4 off – 7am – 7pm / 7pm – 7am
£34,000 PA

We are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer to work for a national recycling company who are growing from strength to strength by investing in new machinery and a stores system. You can expect to work in a close team who will support you and pick up slack of areas you struggle. Our client has multiple sites across the UK and are looking to invest in more in the coming months. This is a great opportunity for you to work within a stable business who hold 80% of the UK’s plastic recycling market. The recycling market is extremely strong and is only going to get bigger.

As a Maintenance Engineer you will be expected to:

  • Maintain all plant equipment and keep the PPM system up to date.
  • Help with new projects, installations, and commissioning of new machinery.
  • Read and use mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic schematics to diagnose faults.
  • Work on both mechanical and electrical breakdowns across site, either within a team or alone.
  • Take an active role in identifying, developing, and implementing process improvement across the site.
  • Ensure all engineering plant records are kept up to date daily.
  • Investigate all plant and machinery breakdowns to where necessary to determine root cause.
  • Work to a high level of health and safety

The successful candidate will possess a good understanding of production machinery and be happy to take on board new training and willing to learn any new machinery that is installed on site. It would be advantageous to hold a recognised Engineering qualification, but it is not required.

You can expect to receive daily training on site by shadowing a senior member of the engineering team. Not only this but they are also offering 25 days holiday + bank and a contributory pension.

If you require more information please call Hayley Tibbetts at ATA Recruitment on e-mail [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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    Permanent, Full Time

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  • Industry Sector IT & Internet