Maintenance Engineer

Location Leicester
Job Type Permanent
Salary £52624 - 52624 per year 7% matched Pension + Private medical healthcare + Yearly pay reviews
Contact Andy Crewe
Call 07584 204 866
Reference AC-LE4

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an electrical engineer who is either leaving, or who has recently left the Forces to join one of the UKs biggest food manufacturers.

Permanent night shift – Panama (3s & 2s)


7% matched Pension

Private medical healthcare

Yearly pay reviews


The Company

A multi-sited manufacturing business that produces millions of their products each week. Despite the current economic conditions this company is seeing an increase in demand. Boasting a turnover of over £1bn and with future plans to increase their product portfolio, this is a fantastic time to join this company.

They have also recently acquired two manufacturing companies which has further cemented their business as one of the biggest and most secure in the market.

The Role

As part of your induction there is a clear training matrix to take you from a military engineer to a maintenance engineer working in a manufacturing facility, this will be a mix of theory based and on the job training covering all production equipment on site.

The role of the Maintenance Engineers is split between reactive and PPM. There is a PPM schedule in place that covers all asset care periodically but due to the nature of the business your time will be split between this and reactive maintenance.

You will be fault finding against electrical drawings with a multi meter and covering the production lines. Electrical components include sensors, inverters, relays, motors, three phase systems and more. Day to day the candidates will be doing the following:

  • Fault find using a multimeter against electrical drawings.
  • Fault find through to I/Os, including changing sensors.
  • Fault find and rectification in panels.
  • Wiring and installing motors.
  • Performing electrical safety checks.

The Candidate

To be successful in your application you must have the following skills or attributes:

  • Must have previous experience as working as a maintenance engineer
  • Must have an electrical qualification

How to apply

Please click “apply” or for further information, please contact Andy Crewe at ATA Recruitment in Leicester on 07584204866, or alternatively, please email me an up-to-date copy of your CV to

ATA Recruitment specialises in technical & engineering positions from entry level up to Director level appointments. Please look at our website for further potential opportunities which may suit your skills and experience. If you have the skills, we have the recruitment knowledge and together we can help find you your ideal job –

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