Mechanical Maintenance Engineer - Mon-Fri Days

Nicholas Associates
£26871 - £32000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Maintenance Engineers required - DAYS - Mon-Fri 9am-5:30pm

With manufacturing facilities located UK, Europe and Worldwide we now require a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join the Maintenance Team at the north Leicester based manufacturing facility.

This is a medium to heavy engineering environment NOT Food/NOT Clean room, and would suit an engineer who is hands on and enjoys working on large heavy industrial automated equipment.

The work environment is clean, warm and modern working on the day shift and offers a technically focused hands on role with variation including - projects, installations, maintenance and service.

Location: North Leicester

Salary: £13.78 per hour £26,871-£32,000 and upwards with Overtime

OT Rates: Mon-Sat Time and ½ and Sun - Double

Hours/Shift: Mon-Fri 37.5hr week 9am-5:30pm

Benefits: pension up to 4% matched, Death in Service x3 salary, Life assurance, On site parking

Background required: Previous experience within a Manufacturing/Industrial environment as an Mechanical maintenance engineer.

Essential Skills required:

*Apprentice trained

*A strong background within a mechanical maintenance role within a manufacturing/industrial environment.

Key responsibilities of the Maintenance Engineer:

*To maintain service and repair all automated plant machinery to minimise production down time.

*Provide technical mechanical support on all projects, installations and breakdowns


The ideal candidate will have as many of the following in order to strengthen application:

* Time served apprenticeship
* Strong mechanical background
* Knowledge and understanding of Gear Boxes, Motors, Taper locks, Conveyors
* Educated in a relevant engineering discipline - City and Guilds/NVQ level 3/HNC/HND etc.
* Basic Electrical Knowledge working with 3 phase motors


The company offer specific machinery training.

In return for your experience as a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer we can offer you:

*Earnings of £32,000 and upwards

*Pension up to 4% matched

* Life assurance

*28 Days holiday


If you are interested in the Mechanical Maintenance Engineer role, please apply immediately due to the urgency of this role. If you have any questions at all please contact Matthew Brown/Steve Brown on (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.

Nicholas Associates Professional is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

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