Maintenance Engineer

generous benefits
30 Apr 2019
28 May 2019
Paul Simcox
Contract Type
Full Time
Shift Maintenance Engineer – Winscombe, North Somerset - ** new site **

£ attractive remuneration package and generous benefits

Our client is recognized as one of the UK’s market leaders in the area of automated materials handling solutions, and as their customers new site is nearing completion, they are now looking to recruit a multi discipline, electrically biased shift maintenance engineer to complement a new operation and team.

The Winscombe site will ultimately operate on a 24/7 basis (although it is envisaged that in the first 6 months it will be predominantly day working basis before the operation is fully operational). With the company priding itself on the highest levels of health and safety and the high quality service it provides to its’ customers across the country, it is essential that they now recruit a similarly committed and highly professional maintenance team member to ensure equipment is maintained to the highest standards and the systems meet the required demands.

Our client is rapidly growing so hours will be variable to meet the needs of the business that are likely to evolve into an “earlies, lates and nights rotating” basis. Core responsibilities for this multi skilled shift maintenance engineer position will include but not limited to:

* Conducting reactive and PPM maintenance on automated pallet shuttles, conveyor and sortation systems and general materials handling equipment
* Facilities maintenance activities in both site buildings and associated production equipment as operational needs require
* Monitoring the operation and ensuring stoppages are dealt with promptly
* Assisting the clients site manager with any safety issues which may arise
* Using the computerised system to monitor site activity
* Advising customer of any stock related issues
* Promoting any enhancements or additions required via correct channels
* Provide cover alongside other team members for holidays and sickness

This is an exceptional opportunity for an enthusiastic and self-motivated maintenance engineer to join a team responsible for the ongoing efficiency of a fully automated pallet shuttle and conveyor system that will handle pallets through a busy operation. To be considered for this exciting position, you will demonstrate a relevant recognized qualification, a strong electrical background, experience of working at heights and also of working both autonomously and as part of a team within a fast moving automated facility.

In return, a mapped career progression path and excellent remuneration package are available. Are you looking for a fresh challenge within a world leading organization? Then contact the Maintenance Engineer Team at Premier Technical Recruitment via email to or call on 01827 68400 for further details.

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