Mechanically Biased Maintenance Engineer

NES Global Talent
£36500 per annum
17 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Mechanically Biased Maintenance Engineer - (3 shift system) 6-2, 2-10, 10-6

An established and growing Manufacturing company is looking to increase its capabilities and processes by adding a Mechanical Maintenance Fitter to their team.

The right person for this role will be an experienced/time served, Mechanical Engineer/Fitter with a good understanding and experience of Hydraulics and Pneumatics.


- Ensure all equipment is serviced and repaired efficiently
- Pre-Planned maintenance is carried out effectively and downtime reduced
- Fault finding and problem solving
- Working with Hydraulics and Pneumatics
- Carry out modifications to machine controls and documents; update drawings as required.

- To undertake reactive and preventative maintenance on all plant and equipment in line with the maintenance plan.
- Work with Quality and Production to ensure continuous production to set quality targets.
- Work with the Engineering Stores Administrator to ensure optimum stock levels of spare parts are maintained


- Apprentice trained or HNC qualified
- Experience in an automated plant
- Planned maintenance skills
- Electrically competency
- Hydraulics and Pneumatics
- Welding and Fabrication
- Heavy industry experience
- Willing to work shifts


- Higher qualifications in engineering
- Electrically qualified


- £36,500
- Pension
- Holidays
- Extra benefits

Key skills

Manufacturing, production, conveyors, planned maintenance, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, automated, plant

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.