Senior Maintenance Technician

Job Title: Senior Maintenance Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Braintree, Essex
Salary: Up to £35000 per annum + pension
Start Date: asap
REF: 14041MG_1567603220
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 4, 2019

Job Description

Senior Maintenance Technician

Braintree, Essex

£35,000 + overtime & callout

Our client is the UK's leading renewable energy solution provider in their green energy sector & they are currently seeking to employ a Senior Maintenance Technician (Lead Mechanical Engineer, Lead Electrical Engineer or multi skilled) to lead a team carrying out hands on mechanical & electrical maintenance on a 24/7 process plant.

As part of a small friendly team, you will maintain, service & repair motors, gearboxes, engines, pumps, water plant etc in a safe & efficient manner.

The ideal candidate will have previous man management & hands on experience in working on heavy plant, power generation plant, reciprocating engines, turbines, or other process plant such as power plant or water treatment plant. With a mechanical or electrical engineering qualification to HNC level or similar experience you will ideally possess a good knowledge of Planned & Preventive Maintenance. Experience gained on marine engineering systems (for example in the Royal Navy) may also be suitable.

The successful candidate will receive a salary in the range up to £35,000 + overtime & callout along with benefits including a company pension scheme & 25 days holidays (plus Bank Holidays).

Driving licence required due to rural location of site just outside of Braintree, Essex. This role is commutable from Colchester, Sudbury etc. This is a days based role with a 1 in 4 call out cover requirement (there is overtime & callout allowance).

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV to or call Matt George on 02392 288206

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.