Senior Mechanical Engineer (Plant Maintenance)

Hunter Selection
£40000 - £45000/annum Private healthcare, pension
19 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Mechanical Engineer (Plant Maintenance)
£40,000 - £45,000 & Private healthcare, pension etc

Part of a successful organisation, this well established business has developed an enviable reputation for product quality and customer satisfaction. They have recently invested heavily in new equipment and are installing a number of new lines which will further increase their workforce.

The Senior Mechanical Engineer's role is to ensure that the required standards are met in all areas of Mechanical production plant and facilities.
The business is seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer with a proven track record of managing a Mechanical Maintenance department within a high volume manufacturing facility.

Responsibilities will include:

* Managing a team of shift technicians and overseeing the performance and reliability of this high volume manufacturing plant.
* Implementation of all site based projects.
* Ensure all critical equipment is kept to OEM standards and be responsible for the statutory inspections of all equipment and plant.
* Responsible for all site service and utilities, CHP, Water treatment, effluent and ensure Environmental, Health & Safety compliance.
* Supervision and control of contractors where required.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

* 5 years+ experience in Mechanical Engineering / Maintenance role.
* Preferrably from high volume manufacturing with a background in medium / heavy industry.
* Experienced in running a Maintenance function, managing maintenance teams and a variety installation projects.

Benefits Package:

o £40,000 - £45,000
o Private healthcare, pension

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling Richard Davies on (Apply online only) or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the UK. Contact us directly on (Apply online only) and discuss your requirements with one of our experienced consultants