Maintenance Engineer - Multi-skilled

Maintenance Engineer - Multi-skilled

Job Title: Maintenance Engineer - Multi-skilled
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ripley, Derbyshire
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 11199KY_1511441005
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 23, 2017 12:43

Job Description

Maintenance Engineer - Multi-Skilled
£30-36k DoE + Overtime, Benefits
Permanent, Full Time
Ripley, Derbyshire

Our client, a leading company working within the food sector, currently require a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer, ideally with an electrical bias, to join their team. You will be responsible for the planned and reactive maintenance of all electrical & mechanical systems and equipment on site.

As a Multi-Skilled Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying out planned and reactive maintenance on site - Working on motors, gearboxes, pumps, valves, hydraulics & pneumatics, electrical systems, PLC controls etc.
  • Maintaining the building services which will include steam systems and boilers.
  • Conducting rot cause analysis on breakdowns and implementing corrective actions to improve plant availability.
  • Providing technical support to the operators.
  • Other duties as required.

In order to be considered for this position, you will need to have proven experience in a similar Maintenance Engineer / Maintenance Technician role, ideally with a background in the food / pharmaceutical or similar processing sector. You will also need to hold a relevant engineering electrical qualification (apprenticeship / HNC / HND / NVQ / City & Guilds etc.) and have experience working on both electrical and mechanical equipment.

You will be required to work as part of a 4 on / 4 off shift pattern (days & nights).

They're offering a competitive salary of up to £36,000 depending on experience, plus company benefits and overtime. If you would like to apply for this Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer position, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.