Maintenance Engineer

Location Newmarket
Job Type Permanent
Salary £48000 - 50000 per year Bonus + training
Contact Jack Melia
Call 07884 491 721
Reference ME/N/JMA

Role: Maintenance Engineer

Package: £48,000 + bonus + training

Shifts: Panama Days (2 weeks of 06:00 – 18:00, 2 weeks of 10:00 - 22:00)

Location: Newmarket

The Company

My client is a high-end metal processing company that has a strong footing in both the UK and global markets. With the metal recycling industry being an inevitably successful business; along with a growing prevalence in the worlds efforts to increase recycling; this is a great opportunity to work in a very secure role in an ever-growing industry. This is the perfect opportunity to work for a global business with the advantages of maintaining the benefits of a family run business.

As a company that is built on self-development and improvement, this business currently reinvests over 90% of their profits. Therefore, if you are looking to work for a company that value their engineers and reinvest into the business then this is the perfect role for you. This is a great opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to join a team of 4 engineers and further develop their career in a day’s-based maintenance role.

The Role

This maintenance engineer role will involve:

  • Reactive and PPM work on various shredders, sheers, mobile plant equipment, granulators, presses, and general recycling equipment.
  • Electrical responsibilities including fault finding, working with sensors, relays, contactors, and control panels along with swapping like for like components.
  • Mechanical responsibilities include replacing like for like components such as pipework filler, sealers, valves, pumps, bearings, belts, and hydraulic equipment.
  • Be flexible to work 2’s and 3’s Days only 12 hour shifts.

The Candidate

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

  • Recognised mechanical or electrical qualification.
  • Confidence in fault finding on electrical and mechanical components.
  • To work well within a team.
  • Be motivated in a working environment.
  • Be comfortable working both inside and out.


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

  • Onsight training, learning any specific requirements of the kit.
  • Bonus included.
  • A competitive basic salary.
  • Safety of working for a high-status company that is continuing to grow in this high demand industry.
  • Prospect of internal promotion as well as vacancies all over the world.

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