Maintenance Engineer

Location Pontefract
Job Type Contract
Salary £20 - 25 per hour Overtime
Contact Steve Harrhy
Call 0116 216 7009
Reference 85796521/534/SHC

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer – Food Manufacturer

Leeds / Wakefield

£20-£25 p/h (LTD/Umb)

8-week contract initially, may be opportunity to extend

This company has gone through some massive expansion over the last 5 years. They are continuing to win new orders which means they need to ensure that their manufacturing facility is operating at 100% capacity. Reducing downtime and maintaining a high level of performance is key to delivering high quality produce on time to their clients. If you are a Maintenance Engineer with some good electrical and mechanical skills, please apply for this role immediately.

You will be responsible for the following:

  • You will be part of a maintenance team which will be tasked to keep production up and running.

  • The role will involve reactive and PPM maintenance.

  • You will need to repair machines including vibrator conveyors, ovens, choppers, flavouring machines, weighing machines, packaging machines.

  • The role will have an 80/20 Mechanical/Electrical split.

The candidate must possess the following skills to be considered for this role:

  • Experienced Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

  • Food experience ideally, if not, an alternative clean automated environment

  • Ability to fault find and repair a wide range of mechanical systems and machines

  • Mechanical engineering qualification

The benefits of this position:

  • Competitive hourly rates.

  • Immediate start.

  • The potential for long term extension.

To be considered for this role please either hit the 'Apply' button on this site or email your CV directly to I can also be contacted directly on 0116 2167000. I look forward to hearing from you!

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