Maintenance Engineer

Location Leicestershire
Job Type Permanent
Salary £36000 - 36000 per year benefits
Contact Hayley Tibbetts
Call 0116 210 7001
Reference MELEHT

Maintenance Engineer

Salary - £36,000

Benefits – 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays

Pension – 6% employee – 9% company

Shifts – 1st week – 7am-3.30pm - Wednesday – 7am-4pm (early finish on a Friday 2pm)

The company

My client is a global company operating across every continent employing over 2,000 staff in the UK. Established over 36 years ago, with a multi-million-pound turnover business, our client continues to grow from strength to strength using the latest technology while also minimising its impact on the environment.

Their site in Leicestershire is renowned for their quality and customer service, offering their clients, who are some of the world’s leading brands, solutions to meet all their packaging needs.

This site employs over 200 staff and are looking to increase their engineering team even further with a mechanical engineer. You will be working with a fantastic and highly skilled team who continuously strive to decrease downtime and increase efficiencies.

The business has a real focus on engineering and has an academy and apprenticeship programme and this role will offer you the chance to mentor those beginning their career within maintenance.

Due to their investment in to the site and growth they now require an additional maintenance engineer.


As a maintenance engineer your day to day duties will include:

  • Stripping and rebuild of mechanical parts
  • Machining - milling, turning, lathe
  • Hydraulics, pneumatics, pumps, gearboxes, rollers, shafts, motors
  • Mechanical fitting
  • Welding and fabrication


The successful candidate for this role needs to be:

  • Mechanically qualified
  • Ideally worked within a manufacturing environment

Training & Development

  • Further opportunity to move within the company
  • On the job training including OEMs
  • Mentor programme

REF - Maintenance Engineer