Maintenance Engineer

Location Dunstable
Job Type Permanent
Salary £53000 - 58000 per year Bonus + training + OT
Reference ME/58SFB/JM

Role: Maintenance Engineer

Salary: £53k - £58k + Bonus + training + OT

Shift: DAYS (Wed-Sat or Sun-Wed, 07:00 - 19:00)

Location: Dunstable

The Company

My client is a forward-thinking, high-volume manufacturing business within the food industry. Over the years they have invested millions into some of the latest state of the art automated systems on their production and packaging lines. With being such a cash rich business specialising in their field these investments into boosting production have created an excited opportunity for a multiskilled maintenance engineer to join the team and further develop their career in a stable and growing business. As a company that looks after their employees this role will give way to great opportunities for training, progression, and OT.

The Role

This maintenance engineer role will involve:

  • Reactive maintenance of ovens, conveyor systems, metal detectors, palletizers, packaging machines, silos, and mixers.
  • Mechanical responsibilities include fault finding and repair of bearings, belts, chains, pulleys, shafts, rollers, motors, and sprockets.
  • Electrical responsibilities include fault finding and replacing sensors, relays, solenoids, contactors, breakers, switches, motors. This will include fault finding on Allen Bradley PLC’s.
  • Working 12-hour days Wed-sat or Sun-Wed, 07:00 - 19:00.

The Candidate

To be successful in the application for this maintenance engineer role you will need:

  • Recognised mechanical or electrical qualifications.
  • Confidence in fault finding on mechanical and electrical components.
  • To work well within a team and independently.
  • Be motivated in a working environment.
  • Be flexible to work 12-hour days shifts.


Along with this role as a maintenance engineer you will receive:

  • A competitive basic salary.
  • Specific training.
  • Prospect of progression within the business.
  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays.
  • Monthly production bonus up to £1000.
  • Safety of working for a high-status company that is continuing to grow in this high demand industry.

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