Maintenance Engineer

ATA Selection Ltd
£33.6k per year + £35,000 overall earnings, 25 day
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role - Maintenance Engineer

Location - Northampton

Salary - £33,600 + Overtime and Call Out Bonus - Total Earnings 35-36K

Shift - Mornings, Afternoons and Nights (8 Hours)

The Company

My client is a market leader in the automated warehousing industry with a turnover of more than £300 million a year, operations in over 50 countries and 2000 employees globally. The company designs and installs their own innovative range of materials handling technology including storage systems, cranes, conveyors and robotics.

The company has been established for over 30 years and currently have a vacancy at their Northampton plant to work on a three-shift system at a long-established site. The company are open to hiring maintenance engineers from automation, manufacturing and forces backgrounds.

Please apply online for immediate consideration.

The Role

As a Maintenance Engineer at the Halewood site you will be working on a wide range of material handling equipment including:

  • High bay cranes
  • Shuttle system
  • Conveyors.

The role is a combination of planned maintenance (60%) and reactive breakdown (40%). You will be dealing with electrical fault-finding issues with three phase equipment. Mechanically the work consists of replacing shafts, bearings and rollers on conveyors mainly.

Your role will also consist of daily walks of the plant to carry out proactive maintenance on machinery and identify any issues before they become breakdowns.

You will be part of a site team of four resident maintenance engineers reporting to Site Manager with over twenty years' experience with the business.

As part of the role you will be on call one weekend in five (which you get paid an additional £50 per month for).

The Candidate

To be successful in your application for this Maintenance Engineer's role you will need:

  • To be able to work safe electrically.
  • Experience dealing with three phase motors (please still apply if you have other electrical experience)
  • Happy to work a three-shift pattern.
  • A team player.

The Benefits

  • £33,600 salary
  • Call out allowance paid at £50 per month.
  • Overtime available at 1.5x rate in Monday to Saturday and 2x on Sundays.
  • Company pension scheme.

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