Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Up to £45000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 11557CM_1516291960
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 18, 2018 16:12

Job Description

Mechanical Maintenance Technician


Milton Keynes

We are currently seeking to recruit a Mechanical-bias Maintenance Technician / Mechanical Engineer / Multi-skilled Technician, to work on a range of equipment within the waste management / renewable energy / power generating plant based in the Milton Keynes area. Our client is a leading company within the industry, with the opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Technician to join their team.

As a Mechanical Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Planned and preventative maintenance across the site
  • Responding to breakdowns
  • Mechanical maintenance on heavy process plant (conveyors, pumps, motors, etc.)
  • Ensuring that the plant runs at optimum capacity with minimal downtime
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you should ideally be a Time-served Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical bias) with some Electrical knowledge (17th edition ideally). You should also have relevant experience maintaining large/heavy process equipment (conveyor systems, pumps, etc.), and be flexible towards working either days, shifts or nights. Those with a Marine Engineering/Forces background will also be considered.

The package on offer for this position includes an attractive salary c£45,000, plus good company benefits. You must be eligible to work in the UK.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217.

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.