Maintenance Engineer

Location Barking
Job Type Permanent
Salary £44283 - 44283 per year Training + OT
Contact Jack Melia
Call 07884 491 721
Reference ME/RNBK/ME

Role: Maintenance Engineer

Salary: £44, 283 + OT

Shift: 4 days 4 off, 4 nights 4 off

Location: Barking

The Company

My client is a leading waste-to-product business with a key role in the UK’s recycling industry. As a business they currently turnover more than £700 million in revenue per annum. The company house top of the line automated mechanical and electrical systems that recycles 220,000 tonnes of material per year. With the never-ending need for recycling of black bin waste, this role is within a very stable and secure industry.

Due to the expansion of one of their site, the opportunity has arisen for 4 experienced maintenance engineers to join the company in further expanding their operations.

The Role

This maintenance engineering role will involve:

  • Reactive and PPM maintenance shredders, optical sorting machines, magnets, screening equipment, vacuums, bailers, compressors and cranes.
  • Electrical responsibilities include the ability to conduct fault finding with multi meters followed by the repair of sensors, relays, control panels, three phase motors.
  • Mechanical responsibilities include fault finding and repair of bearings, belts, pumps, seals, rollers, shafts, hydraulics and pneumatics.
  • Working 4 days on, 4 days off with 12-hour shifts.

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 electrical and mechanical components.
  • To work well within a team.
  • Be motivated in a working environment.
  • Be flexible to work 12-hour shifts days and nights.


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

  • A competitive basic salary.
  • Training for forklifts and cherry pickers.
  • First aid and Health and safety training.
  • Specific electrical or mechanical training will also be on offer.
  • Safety of working for a high-status company that is continuing to grow in this high demand industry.
  • Prospect of internal promotion.

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