Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical or Electrical)

Nicholas Associates
£14.47/hour Shift Allowance
17 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position : Maintenance Engineer

Location : Cardiff

Salary : £14.47 per hour + 20% Shift Allowance + Overtime

Shifts: Initailly the role with start on DAYS (Mon - Fri), then moving to 3 Shitfs (Days, Nights & Afternoons) after a period of 6 months.

Nicholas Associates Group (Engineering & Technical Division) is recruiting on behalf of a long standing client for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer, to join a world-leading manufacturing organisation based in one of their factories in South Wales.


My client, a global metals manufacturing organisation has recently opened a new factory in South Wales to support a very lucrative contract and is looking to recruit x3 Maintenance Engineer's (Mechanical or Electrical) as part of a new Maintenance and Engineering team.


* Maintain production equipment during production hours.
* Responsible for PPM, Breakdown repair, fault finding and preventative maintenance.
* Ensure all machines/equipment resources are available to meet business demands
* Improve equipment efficiencies to exceed targets and standards.
* Small improvement and refurbishment projects.
* Work with and Coordinate Contractors.


* Ideally apprentice trained, must hold formal qualifications in Mechanical, Electrical or other related Engineering disciplines.
* Good understanding and knowledge of PLC, Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems
* Demonstrate an understanding of Continuous Improvement methodologies such as 5s, SMED and TPM.
* Experience of working to PPM schedules is preferred.


* £14.47 per hour
* Shift Allowance
* Overtime
* Competitive Benefits Package
* Healthcare Plan
* Life Assurance Scheme

If you are interested in the Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer role, please apply as soon as possible as interviews are due to take place within the coming weeks. If you have any questions at all please contact Danny Faulkner of Nicholas Associates (Apply online only)

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

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