Maintenance Engineer

Location Reading
Job Type Permanent
Salary £40000 - 45000 per year pension + training + overtime + benefits
Contact Andy Crewe
Call 07584 204 866
Reference ACST

Maintenance Engineer

£40,000 - £45,000 + overtime


5on 4 off – 4 off 5on - 4 off

Pension – 8% matched

Private healthcare

25 days holiday + Bank holidays


The Company

My client is now looking for a Maintenance Engineer to join their site. They are a global leader within their industry, operating worldwide.

The business is in the process of recruiting for their site in Reading. Through immense backing from their customers last year they achieved a turnover of just over £300 million globally. To continue to compete at the top of their industry they continuously invest in state-of-the-art machine along with investing in their people through various training opportunities.


The Role

As a Maintenance Engineer, your responsibilities will be:

  • To work on and maintain various conveyor systems, sortation machines and packaging lines, all of which are PLC driven and fully automated.
  • Performing reactive maintenance on fully automated machines to help maintain the high volume of orders. This may include striping down to component level and swapping parts like for like.
  • Preventative Maintenance ensuring all machines are running as efficiently and effectively as possible, including general checks, lubrication, striping and rebuilding faulty components.
  • Following up on any continued break downs or issues which keep arising.
  • To make sure all company procedures are adhered to through a high level of quality work.


The Candidate

To be a successful Maintenance Engineer you will expect:

  • To come from either an automated or manufacturing background.
  • To have experience with both reactive and preventative work.
  • To be able to work on both electrical and mechanical components.


As a Maintenance Engineer, you will receive:

  • A fantastic pension scheme.
  • Immense security with a market leader in their field.
  • Continued development through ongoing training both internally and externally
  • Opportunity to develop into leadership positions.

How to apply:

Please click “apply” or for further information, please contact Andy Crewe at ATA Recruitment on 07584204866 or alternatively, please email me an up-to-date copy of your CV to

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ATA is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation

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