Maintenance Engineer

11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Maintenance Engineer

Salary: £36,000 - £39,000 per annum + benefits + overtime

Location: Commutable from Maidstone, Tunbridge Wells, Ashford, Rochester and surrounding areas

Hours: 9pm till 6am Monday to Friday (Nights)


A well-established manufacturing company that’s takes great pride in its people are looking for an additional member to their maintenance team. You will be working within a down to earth, friendly and collaborative environment where good work and team spirit is encouraged.


·70% of this work will mostly involve working through planned preventative maintenance schedules including repairs, fitting, refurbishments and project work.

·Assisting with start up and shut down of the production machinery ensuring it runs smoothly.

·Being on hand to attend any breakdowns swiftly.

·Complete work requests allocated within agreed timescales.

·Manage spare parts for any allocated equipment and follow up on improvement activity.

·Actively support in finding and diagnosing root cause issues and creating reports and proposals on how to improve these.

·Carry out factor control checks to support stable running plant and equipment.

·Promote and operate to health and safety standards.

·Ensure engineering workshop areas are kept clean and tidy, and company issued equipment is complete and in good condition.

Production equipment includes; Fillers, labellers, pasteurisers, chillers, liquiders, packaging and cooking vessels.

The role would be suitable for either a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer OR Electrical Maintenance Engineer, although some level of multi-skilling would be expected, but in line with your capabilities.


·Completed a recognised Mechanical OR Electrical engineering apprenticeship or hold relevant qualifications

·Either Mechanical OR Electrical bias

·Experience maintaining machinery, ideally within a manufacturing or industrial field

·Experience of working to planned preventative maintenance schedules and attending to breakdowns

·Proactive work attitude and keen to get stuck in

·Able and willing to work nights

·Friendly and adaptable working attitude

If this role sounds of interest, please apply now and send your most up to date CV to Wesley at TechNichols Resourcing to be considered. Or call TechNichols Resourcing and speak with Wesley for further information.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard back within 5 working days unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.

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