Maintenance Engineer

Osr Recruitment Services Ltd
Radstock, UK
19 Jun 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Maintenance Engineer

OSR Recruitment is recruiting on behalf of a well-established engineering company specialising in maintaining static quarry plant machinery. Trading for over 25 years, they are a small, professionally run company covering all aspects of plant maintenance.

  • To work with our existing team of Engineers and Supervisors, working mainly within the quarry sector to maintain and repair static plant machinery
  • We also have contracts for companies to maintain equipment in factories, recycle plants and construction related fixed plant.
  • Within the Quarry sector work covers all aspects of static plant machinery on Aggregate, Concrete and Asphalt plants
  • No new-starter will be expected to work alone without Supervisor
  • Our workshops are in Radstock, although this will not necessarily mean you will be in the workshop all of the time as the majority of work is on customer sites
  • We occasionally have work which requires staff to work away from home, accommodation is booked and paid for by the business, with breakfast included with a subsistence allowance for each night away from home
  • We pay travel to sites, when travelling more than ½ hr away from our workshops

Job requirements:
  • Experience of bearings, conveyors and mechanics will help although not essential
  • We will need you to be flexible with your working hours, minimally expected to work 1 weekend a month, ideally 1 in 3
  • Arc and MIG experience is essential
  • NVQ or equivalent in welding is essential

  • We are able to offer flexible contracts for the right candidate
  • Maintenance Engineer £13.00 +
  • Supervisor £15:00 +
  • Overtime rates: Time + ½ paid from 17:00 to 24:00 and Saturday. Double time paid for 24:00 to 07:00, Sundays and Bank Holidays
  • Travel is paid from the workshop, at the set standard rate for sites more than ½ hr away. This is always paid at the standard rate
  • 28 days paid holiday, increasing over time.
  • Company Pension
  • Excellent Private medical insurance, after a qualifying period
  • Fleet vehicles for work purposes
  • Accommodation and expenses paid for staying away
  • Individual bonus scheme based on increasing profitability of the business
  • Training is provided for candidates showing they are keen and willing to learn

We will endeavour to respond to your contact/application within 48 hours, but due to the volume of applications we receive on a daily basis, if you haven't heard from us within 4 working days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

This advert has been posted by a recruitment agency acting on behalf of a client.

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