Mechanical Maintenance Engineer in Preston, paying up to £33,000 per annum
Your new company
Our client is a leading manufacturer in the Food industry who has been established for over 40 years. With an organisation of 4000 you will be joining an ever growing company, who take pride in their products and their staff. They're looking to recruit for an Mechanical Maintenance Engineer working on double days.
Your new role
As Mechanical Maintenance Engineer you will first begin working alongside a team of Mechanical and Electrical Engineers. You will be expected to work on a variety of different machinery, this will involve planned preventative maintenance as well as reactive maintenance. You will work mainly on a mechanical basis however be expected to assist where needed on an electrical basis as well.
What you'll need to succeed
You must be an Mechanically biased maintenance engineer, with some electrical experience as well, working in a food environment will be advantageous. You'll be required to have an apprenticeship or equivalent. You'll also be proficient in fault finding and planned maintenance, having PLC experience would be desirable. Whilst this role is on a double day shift basis there will be options for night shifts so flexibility on hours is important.
What you'll get in return
You will receive a salary of up to £33,000 per annum which includes a shift allowance bonus, this is on a sliding scale so will start at £24,000 for the first 6 months and increase. Should you wish to do any night shifts there is an increase on the salary. You will be working in a fast paced environment with like-minded individuals.
What you need to do now
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