Maintenance Engineer

Active Staff
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Maintenance Engineer


Permanent position

Hours Mon-Friday 7.30am to 5pm and Saturday morning 8-12pm

Competitive rates of pay

Great opportunities within the company for the right candidate

Our client are the leading processor and recycler of WEEE waste in the UK, through the expertise of our people and the investment in technology we promote and deliver a sustainable solution for recycling of WEEE.

As a result of continuous business growth, they are looking to expand their team and recruit a Maintenance Engineer. This is an exciting opportunity to take the next step in your career and join a well-established and successful team.

Duties and responsibilities in the following:

  • Inspect and troubleshoot industrial shredders, granulators, conveyor belts and other plant machinery
  • Fixing faults on plant machinery or arranging for replacements to be installed
  • Carrying out inspections on plant machinery
  • Carrying out routine scheduled maintenance work for lorries
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Welding activities when necessary
  • Dealing with breakdowns, unplanned problems and repairs
  • Check functionality of safety systems
  • Fitting new parts and making sure equipment is working correctly

If you want to join a fantastic team and you have background in any of the following, we would like to hear from you.

  • Experience in repairing mobile plant such as forklifts, lorries;
  • Background in lorries (HGV) maintenance or any vehicle maintenance;
  • Experience in repairing any machinery such as conveyor belts, industrial shredders, granulators;
  • Experience in repairing/maintaining any industrial machinery;
  • Basic knowledge of electrical systems - represents an advantage, but not essential
  • Welding skills
  • Fault find skills
  • Good problem-solving
  • Physically fit
  • UK driving licence

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