Maintenance Engineer

Location Leicestershire
Job Type Permanent
Salary £54200 - 54200 per year production bonus scheme, 15% total pension contribution, share shaver scheme.
Contact Ashton Kenney
Call 07814 905 283
Reference AKDCS

Maintenance engineer (Mechanical), £54,600 OTE £58k, Leicestershire

Benefits include a production bonus scheme, 15% total pension contribution, share shaver scheme.

4 on 4 off days and nights rotation

Why join our client?

  • Opportunity to work within a brand-new manufacturing plant.
  • Fantastic employee engagement - over 300 employees have been with the business over 25 years.
  • Further development through fantastic internal and external training. They have Pledged to have 5% of employees in pay and learn positions by 2025.
  • Real career progression opportunities into senior roles
  • Option to buy reduced shares in the business (up 15% within the last 5 years).
  • Opportunity to work for a forward-thinking company who have pledged to invest over £125m across their sites throughout 2022 – 2023.

ATA are supporting a large UK manufacturing group who looking to recruit a maintenance engineer to join their team in Leicestershire.  Established in the 60s and steeped in British history, the group employs over 2000 people across 15 manufacturing plants and are responsible for producing some of the UKs best known and well-loved products in their industry.

This site will be state-of-art and will be underpinned by serious investment with cutting edge technology nowhere else to be seen in the UK.  The company are experiencing a fantastic period of growth, quickly recovering from the mist of the COVID19 pandemic with plans to invest across a proportion of their other manufacturing plants, this includes the upgrading of machinery, facilities, and safety systems.

They are now looking to speak to maintenance engineers of a mechanical biased to join their team.

About the role

As a maintenance engineer you will be responsible for ensuring that all plant machinery is running effectively.  This will be maintaining cutting edge technology including robotic cells. And other PLC controlled equipment.

-        Planned preventive maintenance.

-        Mechanical component strip and rebuild.

-        Welding, fabrication and machining.

-        Project work and installation.

-        Mechanical fault finding.

-        Root cause analysis and continuous improvement.

About you

To be considered for this maintenance engineer role you should be/have the following:

  • Experience working within a factory environment.
  • A bias working towards mechanical maintenance.
  • Ability to fault find on automated machinery.
  • Be comfortable working in an industrial environment.
  • Be happy to work on a days and night’s rotation.
  • You should hold a recognised level 3 (or above) mechanical engineering qualification city and guilds, NVQ, BTEC, HND, HNC.

Our client is happy to consider people from all backgrounds, however, is especially keen to meet with people who have worked within the following fields: Industrial manufacturing, building materials, rolling stock, heavy manufacturing, automation, FMCG.

The benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity for engineers to join a forward thinking, reputable business who offer a fantastic training package which includes a market leading salary and pension. You will get the added benefit of working on a completely brand-new site, the largest of its kind in Europe with an engineering manager who is driven by training and development.

If you think you are the right mechanical maintenance engineer for this market leader, please press apply, call Ashton on 07814905283, or email your CV too  

ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis – for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.  

ATA is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation

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