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Maintenance Engineer

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  • Newton Abbot, Devon, England
  • Permanent,
  • Manufacturing,
  • MAINTNEWTA4
  • 16/05/2024
Job description

Maintenance Engineer required for a forward thinking manufacturing business

Salary up to £50,000 per year

Newton Abbot 


Are you a maintenance engineer who wants to work for an innovative and exciting manufacturing company? gap personnel are now recruiting for a maintenance engineer to help support a driven and motivated engineering team.


The Company:

A leading manufacturer, supplying a market leading product internationally. By building a great reputation not only through their products but going above and beyond the ethical standard this company stands out from the rest. With their consistent demand and great reputation across the UK, this company is looking to expand their team.

The Role:

You will be responsible to carry out routine reactive and planned maintenance the manufacturing plant. You also will be expected to resolve any process issues that may arise and cannot be solved by the operators or need special technical assistance.

You will be required to undertake electrical and mechanical maintenance on production machinery to ensure the smooth running of the manufacturing process, in a cost-effective manner whilst meeting strict Health and Safety standards.

Experience/Qualifications

·  HNC, City & Guilds or time served apprentice with appropriate engineering qualifications.

·  Experience within a similar role ideally gained within a food or chemical manufacturing environment, if not food, experience within any manufacturing environment is highly desirable.

·  Multiskilled mechanical experience, with electrical bias

. Flexible and hardworking mindset

. Good knowledge of automated production process in a manufacturing environment



The successful candidate will be happy to work over a duel site, with access to a pool car if needed.

Monday to Friday 8-4pm no weekend work required for this position



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