Maintenance Engineer

Location Basildon
Job Type Permanent
Salary £45000 - 48000 per year Overtime + Progression + Training
Contact Adam Waite
Call 07787 289 281
Reference AW/SS

Title – Maintenance Engineer 

Location – Stanford-le-hope

Salary – £45,000 + Overtime available

Shifts – (4-week rotations Mon-Fri) 2 weeks of earlies, 1 week of afternoons, 1 week of nights

Benefit - PLC TRAINING! Contribution Pension- External/Internal Training (More listed below)


As a Maintenance Engineer you will be working for one of the world’s largest parcel delivery business. They have been established well over 100 years with no sign of them slowing down! Through some massive investment across the UK with new sites and cutting-edge machinery they continue to be the market leader in their trade.

My client has over 50 sites across the UK with this site being at the full front of automation. Due to such a high number of sites you will have endless opportunity to work your way up in the business or site step in to a different role. This is a career and not just a job!


As a Maintenance Engineer you will be working on various cutting-edge machine which include conveyor systems, Sortation equipment, tilt trays and boom unloads which are all full automated. Along with this you will:

  • Perform reactive maintenance on both electrical and mechanical components such as sensors, proximities, relay, control panel and bearing, belts, gearboxes, pneumatic systems
  • Complete preventive maintenance such general checks, heat/friction tests, electrical testing with a multi meter.
  • Getting involved with project and CI work. 
  • Mainly swapping both electrical and mechanical components like for like with the odd strip and rebuild project.
  • Be expected to swap components like for like and stripping a rebuild- Most components are readily available in the store.


As a Maintenance Engineer you will need an:

  • Electrical or Mechanical qualification
  • Ability to fault find on both electrical and Mechanical components
  • 2 years’ experience in an industrial environment.


As a Maintenance Engineer you will expect to receive:

  • Incredible stability
  • Some of the best in-house training in the UK
  • Fantastic opportunity to grow a career with one of the biggest house hold names
  • Contribution match pension.

Please give click apply or email me on or call and ask for Adam on 01162167000.

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