Lead Maintenance & Projects Engineer

Location West Yorkshire
Job Type Permanent
Salary £35000 - 40000 per year Pension + OT
Contact Andrew Bairstow
Call 0113 243 7374
Reference AB61121

Lead Maintenance & Projects Engineer (Regular days)

Salary - £35-£40k + OT

Shift – Days – Monday-Friday

Holiday - 33 days holiday entitlement 

The Company

My Client are looking for an apprentice trained Maintenance Engineer to join their busy production site in West Yorkshire. You will provide breakdown and maintenance cover on a varied range of machinery. They have recently heavily invested in state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment involving high sped production machinery. You will join other multi skilled engineers and work on machinery such as, pick and place robots, power presses, pneumatics and many more.

With a massive manufacturing function this means they have immense opportunity to progress internally if this is something that interests you please apply now!

The Role

As a Maintenance & Projects Engineer you will be responsible for both Planned Preventative Maintenance Tasks and reacting to Breakdowns as they arise on a wide range of automated production equipment. You will also carry out continuous improvement projects and installations of new equipment

The Candidate

To be successful in your application as a Maintenance & Projects Engineer you must have the following skills or attributes:

  • HNC Electrical or Mechanical Engineering
  • BS7671 wiring regulations 17th edition or 18th edition (desirable)
  • Strong level of multiskilling 
  • Must have previous experience working as a Maintenance Engineer ideally from an FMCG background


  • Continuous improvement and capital project experience
  • Knowledge of PLC (Mitsubishi and Siemens)
  • Familiar with inverters and drives
  • Able to work autonomously  

 The Benefits

As a Lead Maintenance & Projects Engineer, you can expect:

  • You will be joining a highly successful £multi-million company who can offer a massive amount of stability and security.
  • Generous bonus structure
  • Opportunity for progression both technically and working your way up the man management if you want it.
  • Fantastic salary and benefits package.
  • Contribution pension

If you are an experienced Maintenance Engineer and looking for a new challenge then apply now by sending your CV to andrew.bairstow@ata-recruitment.co.uk

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