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Maintenance Engineer

  • Location: Towcester
  • Salary: £33k - 36k per year per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 days ago

  • Sector: Food & Drink
  • Function: Maintenance and facilities
  • Contact: James Randall
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 07947 343990
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 30 August 2022
  • Job Ref: 61592

Maintenance Engineer

£36,000 inclusive of shift allowance plus Overtime & Benefits 


Food Manufacturing

A large food manufacturing company are looking for a Maintenance Engineer to work 4 on 4 off days & nights shift pattern. You will be responsible for supporting the engineering team on reactive and preventative maintenance. A mechanical bias with an understanding of maintenance on machinery where you’re looking to develop your career.

If you’re a Skilled Machine Operative or Junior Maintenance Engineer this position will offer you development and training within a large engineering team.

As a Maintenance Engineer your day-to-day responsibilities will consist of.

  • Reporting into the Engineering Team Leader you will ensure engineering maintenance carried out in line with the schedule and efficient corrective action is taken.
  • Communicate unscheduled breakdowns to the Engineering Shift Manager or Principal Engineer and work with the operations department to minimise plant disruption.
  • Follow the communicated escalation route for unscheduled plant downtime and minimise downtime by following a good engineering practice.
  • Timely reporting of any Health and Safety and Environmental Issues 
  • Demonstrate basic problem solving techniques to identify root cause of issues.
  • Raise Stock and Non-Stock request forms.

An exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer  with the following.

  • Machine Operative or Technical Operator experience within a fast paced manufacturing environment.
  • Someone who’s keen to develop or progress in a career in engineering
  •  Experience in Engineering with a background of making adjustments on machines
  • Knowledge of likely breakdowns and causes for machines.
  • Fabrication and welding experience desirable.
  • Excellent communications skills both written and verbally.

If you are a Maintenance Engineer with the right experience and you want to be considered, please apply today or please contact James Randall at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 07947343990.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.