Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

  • Job Reference: J4878
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2023
  • Recruiter: Demob Job
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  • Location: Newark, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + £5000 call out bonus + benefits
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Are you self-motivated, keen to learn and looking for an exciting new challenge?

My client has an immediate requirement for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to be based at their site in Newark, Nottingham. The successful Mechanical Maintenance Engineer will work as part of a team and will be responsible for carrying out the planned preventative maintenance and reactive breakdowns to the machinery on site.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a mechanically biased engineer to join a growing business, please note, you will be required to join the engineering call out rota 1 week every 5 weeks, in return you will receive an additional £5000 per year.

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer Requirements:

  • Must have completed a recognised apprenticeship program and hold a Mechanical qualification to level 3 as a minimum.
  • Proven ability to work with drives, gears and motors, valves, pumps, and conveyors.
  • Fabrication/welding experience – desirable.
  • Electrical fault finding and diagnostic experience advantageous.
  • IOSH – desirable.
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical and electrical engineering diagrams and schematics.
  • IT Literate.

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer Benefits:

  • Basic salary - £35,000 + £5,000 Call out bonus.
  • Monday to Friday dayshift.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Life Insurance.
  • Occupational health.
  • Opportunity to gain further qualifications.

NOTE – Our client encourages applications from candidates from both commercial and ex-military backgrounds, Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Air Force with a mechanical engineering bias.