Waste Management
£20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Company Benefits
30-07-2020 03:38 PM

North London
£20,000 - £25,000 DOE + Company Benefits
Full Time//Days


Our client a leading nationwide integrated waste management business providing collection, treatment, recycling and technologically driven energy generation services is looking for a Craftsman to join one of its key venues in North London.

Role Responsibilities
As Mechanical Craftsman you will be responsible for but not limited to;

  • Effectively and efficiently responding to all operational engineering needs to reduce operational down time and ensuring Health and Safety at all times.
  • Complying with all company operating procedures including safety instructions, policies and a safe working environment.
  • Carry out problem solving activities on the plant and machinery to identify faults and rectify them within the most efficient and effective manner
  • Carry out maintenance both preventative and break down on all equipment to reduce operations down time
  • Take part in Root Cause analysis activities on the plant and machinery to identify future faults and increasing plant up time
  • Proactively identifying potential faults and improvement opportunities on the plant
  • Maintain the workplace, tools and engineering facilities to prevent hazard and risks in the work place using CMMS as per company procedures and promote timely reaction to work requests.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Will have practical engineering knowledge
  • Will ideally have welding and fabricating experience
  • Will have a minimum Level 2 Mechanical or Plant engineering qualification.
  • Will have excellent communication skills with the ability to problem solve and priorities work.
  • Will work well as part of a team and lead by example.
  • Will be keen and motivated to work in the engineering industry.

How to Apply

For a confidential discussion and further details please forward your CV to Sam McSheaffrey at or call 02392288217.

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A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!