Maintenance Engineer

32000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000 - GBP35000/annum OT
19 Jun 2019
20 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Our client is a successful manufacturer of plastic packaging and associated products and Staffbase have been appointed to recruit for the position of Maintenance Engineer (electrical bias).

We are seeking candidates with previous manufacturing maintenance experience to take on a Monday to Friday (days) based role at our client's production facility near Redditch.

The Role:

Reporting to the Operations Manager you will be responsible for the day to day electrical and mechanical maintenance, service and repair of production plant & machinery associated with a busy mixing plant and some extrusion machinery.

Full training will be provided however good electrical maintenance expertise is essential.

You will be required to maintain equipment including but not limited to the following;

* Mechanical / electrical maintenance, fault find and repair equipment including mixing machines, extruders, cooling plant,

* Extraction units & vents

* Hydraulics and pneumatics

* Electrical maintenance, 3 phase, motors, inverters, contactors, relays, switches, control panels, wiring, sensors

* Gearboxes, pumps

* Plc fault find and repair


Applicants will have excellent electrical maintenance experience supplemented with good mechanical maintenance skills.

You will have 17th /18th Edition electrical certification and you will be competent in 3 phase electrics, pumps / valves, motors, pneumatics and hydraulics.

Ideally you will have previous experience in working in a fast paced manufacturing environment and ideally have previous experience in maintaining extrusion machines and mixing plant. However full training will be given.

You should have good plc fault find and repair skills.

You will be hard working, enthusiastic and highly motivated as essentially this will be a maintenance role of your own making.

Hours of Work:

Monday to Friday (Days)


Excellent Basic salary negotiable subject to experience

28 days annual leave