Mechanical Maintenance Technician - Skelmersdale - £35,000

Mechanical Maintenance Technician - Skelmersdale - £35,000

Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Technician - Skelmersdale - £35,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Salary: Up to £35152.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH14211_1565262469
Contact Name: Lauren White
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 08, 2019 12:07

Job Description

Title: Mechanical Technician

Location: Skelmersdale

Salary: £35,000


Our Client is one of the UK's leading provider of Environmental solutions, offering a full range of Waste and Energy Recovery services through a vast and growing network of Plants and Facilities across the country. As such they are looking for an Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join one of their established plants in the Skelmersdale area.

What you will be doing

As Mechanical Technician, you will be responsible for:

What you will be doing

  • Ensure that all plant and equipment on sites is modified and improved, as necessary, to maximise equipment availability and performance
  • Be aware of stock control and maintain shift paperwork to the highest standard, to complete condition reports and other documentation as defined by the maintenance strategy
  • Undertake engineering project work and assist with new installations or refurbishments
  • Update and administer the Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Attend daily operational review meetings, providing updates on Planned Maintenance compliance, live defects and ongoing improvement plans

What you will need

To be considered for this position you will need to have a recognised Level 3 NVQ/HNC/HND in Mechanical Engineering or similar. You will have experience of working with low levels of supervision in a high-pressure production environment. Maintenance experience from within industries such as power generation, waste management, heavy process or industrial will be seen as beneficial.

What's in it for you…

This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the UK's leading specialists in the Waste and Energy recovery sector. This is a rota-based position with a 4 on 4 off shift pattern including nights. For more information please contact Emily Ward on 02393910033, emailing your CV to

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