Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Location Bradford
Job Type Contract
Salary £30 - 30 per hour
Reference 12079749DF

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer – nights

2-month contract

Bradford, Wakefield, Dewsbury - West Yorkshire

£30.00p/h – Limited Co. suitable (outside IR35)

Mechanical / Food manufacturing / maintenance / machinery

I am recruiting exclusively for a key client based in West Yorkshire. They are looking for Maintenance Engineer mechanically biased, to assist with general maintenance work, covering nights 10pm-6am, working Sunday to Thursday.

The successful Maintenance engineer will require to conduct the following duties:

v  Reactive maintenance and general PPM work as well

v  Mainly mechanical maintenance on machinery and capital equipment, but some basic fault-find and replacement of electrical components as well (70/30 mechanical bias)

v  Fixing fast paced industrial production machinery (gears/motors/conveyors/bearings etc)

v  Working safely and make recommendations for improvements

The successful Maintenance Engineer will need to have the following attributes:

v  Mechanical engineering apprenticeship qualified ideally to NVQ L3

v  Good experience with LEAN and Continuous Improvement principles

v  Health and Safety awareness / Food hygiene etc

v  Able to work autonomously, with a ‘right first time’ mentality

v  Experience within general fast paced manufacturing production environments

v  Strong communication and interpersonal skills working alongside production staff and shift supervisors

The benefits of this position:

v  Opportunity to work with a highly reputable organisation, and repeat contract work to meet future business demands/workloads

v  Autonomy to get on with the job, whilst working as part of team

v  Busy reactive maintenance environment

v  Outside IR35 (Limited co. suitable and/or PAYE)

v  Tools and PPE supplied

I am looking to speak to talented Mechanically bias Maintenance Engineers and who are looking for a rewarding and challenging contract position. For more information, please contact Luke Corr, Managing Contracts Consultant at ATA Recruitment.

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