Maintenance Engineer / Technician

Job Title: Maintenance Engineer / Technician
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Coalville, Leicestershire
Salary: £13.00 - £17.00 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J589_1500298709
Contact Name: Justin Norley
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

We are recruiting for a MAINTENANCE ENGINEER / TECHNICIAN for one of the UK's largest manufacturer of high quality pre-cast concrete products based NEAR COALVILLE. Our ideal candidate for this position will be a MULTI-SKILLED MAINTENANCE ENGINEER. Permanent position on a rotating shift: 5am-1pm, 1pm-9pm Monday to Friday and 9pm-7am Monday to Thursday. 33% SHIFT ALLOWANCE ON NIGHTS.

* Realistic annual earnings of £40,000 + (with standard pay, shift allowance, overtime and bonus).
* £13.00 - £17.00 per hour for standard hours.
* 6% shift allowance for afternoon shift.
* 33% shift allowance for night shift.
* Overtime paid at time and one half over 40 hours per week and Saturday. Sunday overtime paid at double time.
* Production output bonus paid on a weekly basis after the probation period.

* Shift Work: 05:00 - 13:00 / 13:00 - 19:00 Monday to Friday and 19:00 - 07:00. Monday to Thursday.
* Some additional flexibility may be required as per the needs of the business.

* Must be HNC Level 3 qualified (or equivalent) or be a time served engineer.
* 17th edition qualified is not essential but advantageous.
* Knowledge of PLC's is advantageous.
* Happy to work in a busy, reactive machine manufacturing environment.

* Reporting directly to the Engineering Manager, responsible for safe and efficient maintenance and on-site repairs.
*First line contact for immediate reaction to emergency break-down on plant and equipment
* Diagnosing and solving machine related problems.
* Keeping down time to a minimum.
* Carry out planned preventative maintenance activities and update the schedules on the system.
* Any other reasonable duties as requested.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an organisation that are enjoying continued and sustained growth.

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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