Mechanical Engineer - GBP26.50 per hour - Atherstone

Groomfield Recruitment Ltd
26.50 GBP Hourly
12 Sep 2017
26 Sep 2017
Job Type
Contract Type

Our global client based in Atherstone is looking to recruit a Plant Engineering Shift Technician.

Job Summary:

  • Provide proactive support to the plant and equipment to maximise production output.

  • Complete planned and corrective maintenance to ensure equipment safety and reliability.

  • Provide detailed reports for all work completed within the computerised maintenance management system.

  • Proactive and dynamic approach to health, safety and environmental situations.

  • Keen desire to improve standards, equipment and to minimise downtime and repeating issues.

  • Professional approach to situations, build and maintain good relations with internal and external customers.

  • Ability to trouble shoot and identify root cause on complex processes and automated equipment

  • Working a 3 shift pattern (10pm-6am/2pm-10pm/6am-2pm).

Required Attributes:

  • Excellent communicator at all levels

  • Self starter

  • Motivated & driven

  • Good team player, but able to work on own initiative

  • Good attention to detail

  • Conscientious

  • Good IT skills, Word / Excel / Power point

  • Good time management, able to prioritise effectively to deliver targets


  • Mechanical engineering apprentice

  • NVQ 2 & 3 or relevant C&Gs qualifications in electrical field

  • HNC in Mechanical discipline

  • Ideally multi-skilled qualification: ONC or C&G / NVQs


  • Hydraulic Systems

  • Pneumatic control systems

  • Control and Automation - drives & tension control systems, complex automated systems (flow/temperature/pressure)

  • Machine automation, Laser cutting technologies & robotics

  • Relevant industrial experience (excluding apprenticeship)

  • Familiar with computerised maintenance management system