Maintenance Engineer

Location Birmingham
Job Type Permanent
Salary £30000 - 35000 per year OTE
Reference 140521 JF

Maintenance Engineer - West Midlands


£30,000 – 35,000 + Overtime

A maintenance engineer role has become available for our client who is a 150 year old business with over 20 sites nationally.  The business specialises in the manipulation of steel products via drilling, shop blasting, lasering and sawing processes and have sites throughout the UK where they carry out the steel processing before distribution.

As the business has grown, they are currently looking for a Maintenance Engineer to work at one of their West Midlands sites who will be carrying out all the planned maintenance and breakdown work for the machinery on site.  This is available for someone who is happy working independently, who enjoys autonomy and is looking for a role on days. 

The Role

As a Maintenance Engineer you will be responsible for the planned maintenance and reactive breakdowns for a range of steel processing automated machinery including drilling machines, industrial saws, lasering machines and shop blasting machines as well as the associated conveyors that form part of the machinery lines.

The position is a mixture of electrical and mechanical work including:

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  • Identifying faulty electrical components such as sensors, inverters, broken cables, safety circuits.
  • Checking bearings and hydraulic components within the machines are functioning properly.
  • Gearbox replacements.

You will also be responsible for organising and supervising sub-contractors that are required for any plant machinery or facilities maintenance at site.

The company also has a site in the south west that on occasion they would ask you to support.

The company offer a good training and induction programme where they would have you learn how to use some of the machinery before getting one on one mentoring with one of their most experienced engineers.

The Candidate

To be successful in your application for this Maintenance Engineer’s role you will need:

  • An electrical or mechanical level qual qualification.
  • To be able to carry out electrical fault finding and read electrical drawings for three phase systems.
  • To be happy working as the only engineer at site.

The Benefits

  • £30,000 - £35,000
  • A day shift role.
  • Up to 10% Bonus
  • Paid Overtime
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays.

If you think you are the right multiskilled maintenance engineer for this market leader, please press apply, call Joe Foster on 07701326339, or email your CV to  

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