Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Fitter

Job Title: Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Fitter
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Ramsbottom, Greater Manchester
Salary: £15.00 - £16.99 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J4945_1539695703
Contact Name: Justin Norley
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Fitter required for leading suppliers to the home improvement and construction industries. Based in Ramsbottom near Bury this position offers an hourly rate up to £16.99, and is a temporary ongoing role which may lead to a permanent position. This role will be ideally suited to candidates who have hydraulic and pneumatic experience.

- Up to £16.99 per hour PAYE (LTD company contractor's rate is negotiable).
- Statutory pension.
- On site parking.
- Opportunity to work with a leading company.
- Potential for permanent employment.

Working hours:
Shifts are on a 6 week rotating basis.
- Week 1 Earlies. Monday 05:30 to 14:00. Tuesday - Friday 06:00 to 14:00.
- Week 2 Nights. Monday - Thursday 21:30 to 06:30. Friday 20:00 to 06:00.
- Week 3 Lates. Monday to Friday 13:15 to 22:00.
- Week 4 Earlies. Monday 05:30 to 14:00. Tuesday - Friday 06:00 to 14:00.
- Week 5 Nights. Monday - Thursday 21:30 to 06:30. Friday OFF.
- Week 6 Lates. Monday - Thursday 13:15 to 22:00. Friday 13:15 to 20:00. Saturday 8 hour shift. Usually 06:00 to 14:00.

Duties Included but not limited to:
- Maintenance of fast moving machinery.
- Welding on an ad-hoc basis with mild steel.
- Repairs and maintenance to hydraulics and pneumatics.
- Dealing with PPM

Ideal Candidate:
- Will be time served or City and Guilds level 3 certified.
- Have their own tools.
- Have lifting and slinging qualification (Desirable).
- Will be flexible and have the ability to work as part of a team or on their own.
- Mobile plant driving experience is desirable but not essential.
- Will have experience with hydraulic / pneumatic machine maintenance.

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us on 0116 366 7602 and ask for Justin. Or email

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