Maintenance Engineer

ATA Recruitment Ltd
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Role – Maintenance Engineer

Salary - £40,000 + overtime available

Location – Leicester

Shifts – 2 on, 3 off, 3 on, 2 off for 1 month then 7 days off

The Company

ATA Recruitment are currently representing a huge, well-known company, who produce some of the Nation’s favourite brands and is one of the biggest suppliers of their own product in the UK. They have 5 production facilities worldwide and only 1 being in the UK, so constant production is key.

My Client currently has a turnover of over £50m which has grown by 15% to the previous year. Due to rapid growth (which doesn’t seem to be slowing down), they are heavily recruiting for Maintenance Engineers to join there truly skilled Maintenance team.

The Role

As a Maintenance Engineer, you will be covering breakdowns, PPMs and have an input on all projects throughout the site. The role is currently spent on Breakdowns 50% of the time whereas the other 50% will be spent on PPMs and Continuous improvement.

Electrically the successful candidates will be fault finding with a multimeter on electrical systems from electrical drawings and fault finding through inputs and outputs on PLC systems. All modifications and coding on PLCs are done externally but training can be offered to go down this route.

Mechanically the Maintenance Engineer will need to be able to strip down and replace components, including bearings, shafts, roller, gearboxes, cams, hydraulics, pneumatics, pumps and compressors.

The Candidate

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

A recognised electrical qualification (NVQ or higher)

Can work on your own initiative

Must have worked 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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