Maintenance Engineer

  • Job Reference: 159374118-2
  • Date Posted: 30 June 2020
  • Recruiter: Willcox Matthews Ltd
  • Location: Bradford, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £34,000 to £36,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £34000 - £36000/annum
  • Sector: Engineering & Technology, Multi Platform Broadcasting, Production
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Maintenance Engineer

Job Contact: Matt Reynolds

Job Reference: WM - 1170

Job Start date: ASAP

Location: Huddersfield, Bradford, Keighley

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £34,000 - £36,000

Benefits: excellent pension, healthcare, death in service + more

Maintenance Engineer:

We are supporting our client in their search for a Maintenance Engineer, who will have a strong electro-mechanical maintenance background with experience in the servicing and maintenance of high speed manufacturing machinery

Relevant Job Titles:

Maintenance Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Support Engineer

Role Description:

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:


* Carry out planned and reactive maintenance

* Carry out planned maintenance on all equipment and record details on a Maintenance software system

* Liaise with production engineering to support projects

* Source new parts.

* Mechanical and electrical maintenance of all production equipment on site to include manufacturing machinery, ancillary equipment tool room equipment, ancillaries and others machines/equipment where required when work load dictates.

* Will be required at short notice to support shifts.

* General maintenance of the building and surroundings.

* Recommend and implement improvements to improve processes.

Skills / Knowledge


* Able to be licensed to operate forklift, pallet jack, overhead crane hoist, cherry pickers, scissor lifts etc. - we will train.

* Able to safely operate hand held and stationary power tools.

* Able to work safely with sharp and heavy objects.

* Physical job requirements, reaching, bending, and grasping and working in confined spaces.

* Able to use a computer (familiar with Microsoft packages) and Maintenance software packages

* Able to read and write in English, and do basic arithmetic.

* Able to read and translate hydraulic drawings.

* Able to read and translate electrical drawings.

* Good time management essential and able to respond to rapidly changing priorities.

* Good problem solving skills.

* Must be punctual and have good attendance.

* Able to comprehend and follow printed and computer-screen instructions, and direction from supervisors or technical leads. Good written and oral communication skills.

* Strong attention to detail.



* Previous experience in mechanical and electrical engineering.

* Vocational qualifications preferred.

* 16th or 17th Edition Wiring regulations certificate (requirement)

**This role will involve working rotating 12 hour day shift