Maintenance Engineer

ATA Recruitment Ltd
£36k per year + Overtime
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role – Maintenance Engineer

Salary - £36,000 + overtime paid at x1.5 + Double time

Location – Derby

Shifts – 4 on 4 off days and nights

The Company

ATA Recruitment are representing a well-known manufacturer within the Derbyshire area who specialise in dry blend and liquid sauces. They are currently producing over 100 tonnes of their product daily, they will supply to big high street customers such as McDonald's, Tyrells, KFC and more.

My Client has recently had a leaver after 10 years of service within the business, so are now looking for another Maintenance Engineer to backfill their position. All engineers have been in the business for a minimum of 5 years.

The Role

As a Maintenance Engineer, you will be covering breakdowns through sites equipment, mechanically and electrically. Most of the work is spent currently on breakdowns which the Engineering Manager wants to reduce and be proactive rather than reactive. PPMs and continuous improvements will be the focus of the business and any help, support and ideas will be welcome.

Mechanically the Maintenance Engineer will be working with pneumatics, hydraulics, gearboxes, shafts, chains, sprockets and more.

Electrically the Maintenance Engineer will be fault finding with a multimeter against schematics, working with relays, sensors, inverters, three phase and single phase and more.

There will be no requirement for PLC programming as it is all done externally but you will be required to fault find through inputs/outputs.

The Candidate

To be successful in your application you must have the following:

  • A recognised electrical/mechanical qualification (NVQ level 2 or higher)
  • Previous experience in an automated environment
  • Have a positive attitude

If you have any further questions regarding this position then please get in touch with Dan on or email

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