Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Location Halifax
Job Type Contract
Salary £30 - 30 per hour
Reference 11079735DF

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer - 3-month contract/interim

Location: Halifax - West Yorkshire

Rate: £30.00p/h (Limited Co. or Umbrella – outside IR35)

Shifts: Rotating 6-2/2-10/8-6 (nights over 4)

Mechanical / Maintenance / Manufacturing / FMCG / Machinery

I am recruiting exclusively for a key manufacturing client based in West Yorkshire. They are a leading UK manufacturer to the kitchen and bedroom furniture marketplace. They are looking for Mechanical Maintenance Engineer/ Fitter, to assist with general maintenance work covering the whole plant and varied complex machinery.

As Mechanical Maintenance Engineer, you will require to conduct the following duties:

v  Reactive maintenance with PPM in between, on mechanical machinery, capital equipment, palletisers & cranes

v  Some basic fault-find and replacement of electrical parts as well

v  Fixing fast paced industrial production machinery including but not limited to gears /motors / conveyors / bearings etc

v  Working safely and make recommendations for improvements

As Mechanical Maintenance Engineer you will need to have the following attributes:

v  Mechanical engineering apprenticeship time served C&G L3 or qualified to NVQ L3

v  Good experience with LEAN and Continuous Improvement principles

v  Working to high levels of Health and Safety

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

v  Provide your own tools

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  Monday to Friday, working 37.5hrs p/w standard, OT available (6-12hrs)

v  Outside IR35

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

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