Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tilbury, Essex
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH10562_1499431749
Contact Name: Don Marsh
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 07, 2017 13:49

Job Description

JOB TITLE Mechanical Maintenance Technician
LOCATION Tilbury Docks
SALARY £30,000 - £36,000 plus Benefits plus Bonus

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join our clients Team based at their site in Tilbury Docks.
Our client is a recycling and resource management company, delivering solutions to 12 million residents and 40,000 business customers throughout the UK. Operating in over 300 locations throughout the UK - from household waste recycling centres, transfer stations and landfills, to energy-from-waste, recycling, composting and secure shredding facilities - providing an extensive range of managed services.

The Role:
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Mechanical Maintenance Technician to provide planned preventative and reactive maintenance for all areas of process and production plant, making sure plant installations and modifications meet the latest standards and regulatory requirements, also identifying and driving continuous improvement.

We are looking for the following people:
Technicians, Engineers or Fitters with a mechanical background, ideally with an Engineering Apprenticeship (or equivalent time served experience). You'll have worked in maintenance engineering / technician roles in manufacturing and production engineering environments, with hands on knowledge of equipment including conveyors, motors, gearboxes, hydraulics and pneumatics, with a basic electrical knowledge / awareness.

  • Ideally qualified to City & Guilds/NVQ level 3
  • Computer Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) (desirable)
  • IOSH (desirable)

There is an excellent Salary plus Benefits package plus Bonus for the right candidate
If you are interested in applying for this role please email your CV to or phone 023 92 222 964 and speak to Don.

Astute Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.