Maintenance Engineer Bradford

Proactive Recruitment
From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits + OT
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Industry: Automated Warehouse Equipment
Salary: £38,000 plus overtime, plus bonus

Shift: Continentals

Location: Bradford, West Yorkshire

Commutable from: Leeds, Bradford, West Yorkshire, Pontefract, Huddersfield, Wakefield, Halifax, Wetherby, Harrogate, Burnley, Blackburn, Barnsley, Sheffield, Manchester


My client is a well-established logistics automation supplier specialising in storage and retrieval

equipment, with sites throughout the UK. They provide solutions and technology to the Warehousing, Distribution and Logistics sector worldwide.

This is an exceptional opportunity to join a highly respected manufacturing organisation. This is an ideal opportunity to continue to develop your skills and experience. This is also a very friendly company to work for where you can enjoy the benefits of a long-term and stable career.


We are looking to engineers to work in a team of 24 Maintenance Engineers.

This is a great opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to manage maintenance activities on equipment including conveyors, scanning equipment, vision systems, packaging equipment, bagging machinery.

Dealing with electro-mechanical/PLC/Hardware faults and preventative maintenance operations.
On site is Electro-mechanical materials handling equipment including - storage and retrieval equipment, conveyors and cranes.
Diagnosing and repairing Hardware faults
Preventative maintenance.
Routine maintenance and inspection
Fault finding on PLC's.

Work as part of a team of a small team of Multi Skilled Engineers, reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor

Electro-mechanical and PLC fault finding skills are desirable (Siemens S7/HMI Interface) .

Undertake improvement, repair and modifications.

Assist in project installation work including cost reduction activities.

Problem analysis and continuous improvements


Experience of working on Electro mechanical equipment.
From a Fast Moving background such as High Volume Manufacturing, FMCG, Food, Distribution Warehouse, Packaging Bagging equipment background

Experienced Maintenance Engineer, Multi Skilled with both Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance Skills

Preventative maintenance.
Routine maintenance and inspection
Knowledge of fault finding on PLC's
ideally experience of working on conveyors, cranes, sorters, robots.

Willing to undertake projects/continuous improvement

Electrical installation industrial/commercial experience an advantage

Minimum C&G qualified in Electro-Mechanical Engineering. Electrical Biased is preferred but Mechanically biased with Electrical qualifications also given strong consideration.

Provide first line technical response to faults identified on the MHE.

Carryout routine PPM maintenance activities on the MHE

Participate in and promote the concepts of team-based working and knowledge sharing

Assist with the upkeep of MHE maintenance documentation

Ensure compliance with associated site legislative Health & Safety regulations

Ensure full accountability in matter pertaining to PP Ms

Participate in work task related performance improvement programmes

Participate in work related training and individual improvement programmes

Rescue and Working @ Height beneficial

MEWP qualifications beneficial

Apprentice Trained Engineer or equivalent experience
Excellent PC / Computer skills, and hands on fault finding skills
Relevant IEE wiring qualification are desirable – 17th Edition
Methodical & accurate with good communication skills
Knowledge of sensors & scanners is desirable
Team player, self-motivated and outgoing


Working for a market leader within a rapidly growing industry.
Working in a very clean environment

Excellent salary package and benefits

Offer excellent training and development opportunities

Working on a brand new purpose built site.

Working as part of a brand new team.

Salary - £33,000 + £5,000 Shift Allowance + Bonus + OT

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