Maintenance Engineer

Location Welwyn Garden City
Job Type Contract
Salary £20 - 20 per hour
Contact Rob Weatherhead
Call 01162 167 015
Reference 12090032 RW

Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer – 3-month + Contract

 £20 per hour

Welwyn Garden City

We have been instructed by one of our key clients to help them find a highly skilled Maintenance Engineer to join the team on a temporary basis.  You will be working for a leading manufacturer based in the Welwyn Garden City who are continuing to grow due during this difficult period due  to their involvement in staple products. This is a temporary position, however an extension on the first assignment is a real possibility, and if desired a perm role could be an option in future for the right candidate.

What the role will involve:

  • Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance of manufacturing machinery and process equipment
  • You will conduct PPM / scheduled maintenance  
  • Reacting to breakdowns and issues
  • Project work looking at long term reliability improvements and efficiency’s
  • The type of equipment you will working on includes - silos, pumps, motors, gearboxes, fillers, labelling machines, heat cutters, sealers and conveyors
  • If at any time there is a breakdown, this takes priority and they will work to get the machine back up and running ASAP
  • The role is Mechanical biased, however if they have some Electrical experience that would be a bonus

What the company are looking for in the contractor:

  • Previous mechanical maintenance in a manufacturing environment
  • Open on background, could have previously worked in - Automotive / Aerospace / Chemicals / Process / Food
  • Capability to fault find and repair on mechanical systems such as gearboxes / bearings / belts / pulleys / hydraulics / pneumatics
  • Strip and rebuild the components
  • PPM, Scheduled Maintenance experience
  • Mechanical qualification – NVQ / HND / HNC

What the company can offer the contractor:

  • Opportunity for contract extensions / temp to perm
  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Challenging role
  • Ability to do overtime