Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Hunter Selection Ltd
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Maintenance Engineer
£30K - £34K
Days, Mon - Fri

Our client is a leading food ingredients manufacturer, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. Due to an internal promotion and a recent restructure, they are looking for an electrical engineer to join their team as they grow as a business. A very exciting time to join one of the UK's main food suppliers into a variety of industry sectors.

Role & Responsibilities:

*Carry out reactive & planned maintenance in a heavy manufacturing environment
*Working on a variety of pumps, dryers, drums, silos, liquid processing & process material handling equipment.
*Provide technical service following the predictive maintenance programs.
*Suggest process improvements to the Maintenance Manager
*Carry out refurbishments on pumps, gearboxes, bearings.
*Fabricate, install and maintain pipework.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Must be an mechanically biased engineer
*Previous experience of working in a heavy manufacturing industry - Preferably Beverage, Steelworks, Oil & Gas or Pet Food.
*Must have a time-served mechanical apprenticeship.
*Able to carry out mechanical, commissioning & fault finding
*Ideally familiar with HV Power Systems (415V)
*Bonus to have worked in a team carrying out continuous improvement electrical work
*Strong team ethic, willing to help in all areas, with a passion to progress and learn
*Good knowledge of control systems including panel built control relay logic

Mechanical Engineer, Mechanical Biased Maintenance Engineer, Mechanical Installation Engineer, Mechanical Fitter, Pipework, Mechanical Technician.

Shifts & Benefits Package:

*Shift:-Monday - Friday days (08:00 - 17:00)
*Salary:- £30K - £34K
*Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance & Private Healthcare

Job Reference No: SE1268/534

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -
Sam Lewis on or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.
Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area, we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.