Maintenance Engineer

Location: Cambridge
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £35000
Reference: J11642

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Maintenance Engineer

Are you an established multi skilled engineer who is looking for a new and exciting challenge? If so then look no further! A great and exciting opportunity has just come available for a Maintenance Engineer located near to Balsham, Cambridgeshire providing maintenance for plant equipment over multiple sites.

My client is well established within the sector and is looking for a Maintenance Engineer to maintain the high standards that are embedded throughout their company values. This will be an ideal role for a well-established multi skilled Engineer with a strong mechanical background.

• Salary - Up to £35,000 depending on experience
• Hours - 45 hours per week increasing over peak summer time. Some after hours working and occasional weekend work. Shifts are 9 hours and will be on 0600-1500, 0900 - 1800 or 0800 - 1700 and will be rotated.
• Area - Located near to Balsham, Cambridgeshire

Responsibilities - Maintenance Engineer

• Carry out preventative and corrective maintenance on equipment throughout the site
• To ensure all machinery and services are in working order and ready for production after maintenance periods
• Ensure the plant operates safely
• Identify and implement actions to optimise the operations of the plant
• Liaise with Site Managers
• Record keeping including Engineering worksheets
• Organising quotes and ordering where necessary

Skills required - Maintenance Engineer

• Shift pattern - Shifts are 9 hours and will be on 0600-1500, 0900 - 1800 or 0800 - 1700 and will be rotated. This will increase to 12 hour shifts over the peak time during the summer months.
• Experienced in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
• Previous welding experience beneficial
• Sharp eye for detail
• Good standard of literacy and numeracy
• Excellent communication
• Knowledge of 17th/18th edition but not essential
• Must be a commutable distance from Balsham, Cambridgeshire

Benefits -

• Competitive salary - Up to £35,000 depending on experience
• Long term employment due to continuing growth
• 23 days a year (Inc Bank Holidays) Increasing to 25 days as of August 2019
• Motivated employees

The position of Maintenance Engineer plays a vital role in ensuring that the daily operations of the company can continue to tight deadlines. If you feel that you are the right person for this great opportunity then please contact Matt Duffy at the Peterborough Office for a confidential chat. Please be advised that this vacancy is located near to Balsham, Cambridgeshire.

Due to the high volume of applications for each of our roles, if you do not receive a response within 14 days then please consider your application as unsuccessful, however we may keep your details on file and contact you with regard to any other suitable roles. 

This vacancy is advertised on behalf of gap personnel group (Quattro Recruitment Ltd TA gap personnel, Quattro Healthcare Ltd TA gap healthcare & Quattro Recruitment Ltd TA gap professional) who operate as an Employment Business. gap personnel group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.