Shift Engineer - Automation

11 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We have a requirement for 3 multi skilled maintenance engineers to join a market leading, multi-national company working within the automated warehousing field at a household brand name's distribution centre in the West Yorkshire area.

This maintenance team engineer job comes with a basic salary of £34,000/year plus £5,000 shift allowance. We hope to speak to suitably skilled and ambitious multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals as soon as possible.

Key Responsibilities:

The position requires a wide range of skills including:

  • Mechanical strip-down/re-assembly, basic field wiring, machine calibration and system testing
  • Working against a time-frame to complete reactive repairs
  • Service and repair current installed products in a timely manner
  • Interpreting electrical circuit diagrams and work with 415V motor controls
  • Carrying out risk assessments
  • Mechanical aptitude including the ability to read assembly drawings
  • Operate hand tools and be able to assemble parts onto equipment
  • Appreciation of control systems


  • Minimum Level 3 NVQ qualification in Engineering or equivalent
  • Understanding of Non Destructive Technologies and Testing
  • Understanding of PLC's and their function
  • Pneumatic and Hydraulic knowledge beneficial
  • Computer literate with basic Microsoft Office skills

Please note that this position will involve working on a Panama shift pattern.

This is an exciting job opportunity for multi skilled maintenance engineering professionals to join a market leading automation systems provider with an array of career paths available both at home and abroad. If you would like more information please contact Colin Reeves on . Otherwise, 'apply' and your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978.

The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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