Maintenance Engineer

Location Hornchurch
Job Type Permanent
Salary £48024 - 48024 per year DOUBLE O.T. + BENEFITS
Reference BO/DLTIGS

Role: Maintenance Engineer

Shift: Mon-Fri Double Days (6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm)

Salary: £48,024

Location: Hornchurch

The Company

Do you want to work for one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world?!

Are you the type of person who values autonomy and transparent career progression?

Our client is one of the biggest pharmaceutical companies worldwide, and a key player in dealing critical care and painkiller products to the NHS and entities within the private healthcare sector. Our client has been trading for centuries; however they have recently merged and have invested just under £20 million in the latest state-of-the-art machinery which you will be working on. As a result, the volume of products manufactured by them has tripled in the past fifteen years. They have lots of new automated machinery, PLC equiment and training to invest in you to upskill and make you a better Engineer!

The Role

As a Maintenance Engineer, your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Fault finding electrically in control panels, working on sensors, relays, contactors, three phase kit etc.
  • Working on fillers, conveyors, bottling plants, packaging machinery, ovens, autoclaves etc.
  • Conducting reactive and PPM maintenance
  • Ability to work confidently in a mechanical and electrical capacity
  • Work mechanically on gearboxes, bearings, pneumatics, pulleys, shafts and deal marginally with hydraulics


About You

The ideal Maintenance Engineer will have the following:

  • Recognised engineering qualification
  • A keen interest in handling continuous improvement within a fast-paced environment
  • An open mindset regarding manufacturing, automation and the pharmaceutical industry
  • Proven experience working with mechanical and/or electrical components

Company Benefits

The company also discloses numerous benefits for the role of Maintenance Engineer which include:

  • A competitive salary with clear shift patterns
  • 33 shifts of holiday
  • The opportunity to work in a collaborative team environment supported by 20+ engineers
  • A healthy budget for on-site training applicable from day one
  • Welding, Electrical, Iosh and Compex training
  • Clear career progression – our client’s Engineering Manager began as a Maintenance Engineer

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