Mechanical Maintenance Eng (Nights)

Maintenance Engineer

Ref: 507Thursday 11 August 2022

£34,000 pa to £38,000 pa

The client are a renowned and successful processor and manipulator of steel materials - due to fantastic sales and sustained growth, they are seeking to recruit a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer for their operations

The role will report to the Works Manager and the main purpose of the role is to carry out mechanical maintenance of manufacturing and process machinery throughout the site.

The roles and responsibilities for this role are as follows;

  • Carry out repairs, servicing, installations and preventative maintenance on steel process machinery
  • Ensure all breakdown times are kept to a minimum
  • Log all work on the maintenance reporting system and any new parts or replaced parts are logged
  • Assist in any factory improvements when required


Are you a maintenance engineer who holds the following skills and experience?

  • Previous experience working as a maintenance engineer 
  • Hold a strong mechanical aptitude
  • Worked within a "heavy manufacturing environment" such as steel process, foundry, castings or similar
  • Able to work night shifts
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics working knowledge
  • Some basic electrical knowledge
  • A "can do" attitude and able to work effectively as part of a team


The role is on a night shift Monday to Thursday 10pm to 6am and Friday 6pm to 12am

The company are based in the Walsall area so is easily commutable from Dudley, Wolverhampton, West Bromwich, Birmingham, Bloxwich, Cannock, Sutton Coldfield etc

The work environment is a very friendly, supportive, pleasant one and benefits include pension, competitive holidays, onsite free parking, overtime at a premium rate

Apply now to be considered....

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