Multi-skilled Engineer

Multi-skilled Engineer

Job Title: Multi-skilled Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Salary: £15 - £18 per hour
Reference: BBBH13252_1551776032
Contact Name: Gemma Nixon
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 05, 2019 08:53

Job Description

Multi-skilled Engineer

Barkston Heath

Waste Management

6:00pm-6:00am 4-on-4-off

£15-18 per hour


We are currently recruiting for a time-served Multi-skilled Engineer to join one of the industry leaders in recycling and waste processing solutions across the UK's waste management sector. This client is a rapidly expanding family run business who have a great passion for producing high quality renewable fuels from waste across the East Midlands and Lincolnshire area. Working as a Multi-skilled Engineer, you will be responsible for ensuring all equipment on-site is maintained and working effectively through planned, reactive and breakdown maintenance tasks. This position is covering a 4-on-4-off nights shift pattern and covers 6pm-6am.

The Role

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will be responsible for…

  • Carrying out planned, reactive and breakdown maintenance activities on a range of equipment used within the recycling industry.
  • Using maintenance tasks such as fault finding and analysis to facilitate repairs, improvements, inspections and adjustments of on-site plant.
  • Carry out daily, weekly and monthly preventative maintenance inspections.
  • Evaluating and resolving problems on recycling plant and on-site facilities.
  • Maintain all the lighting systems to comply with Health and Safety
  • Working to health and safety, environmental other standards as they apply to the process ensuring compliance with the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974.

This role requires working night shifts on a 4-on-4-off sift pattern.

The Candidate

Candidates are expected to have an maintenance background underpinned by an industry qualification across mechanical and electrical maintenance such as NVQ/ BTECH/ C&G/17th Edition. This will include experience within PPM and reactive maintenance and heavy plant machinery.

Previous experience maintaining single and three phase power supplies, fault finding on equipment, 3 phase motor and control panels as well as PLC experience and panel building is desirable.

What's on Offer

  • £15-18 per hour experience dependent
  • Competitive benefits package
  • Opportunity for progression within the business.

How to Apply

To apply, please call Gemma Nixon on 02392 222 964 or send a copy of your CV to

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