Maintenance Engineer

We require a skilled and experienced Maintenance Engineer to work (DAYS) as a mechanical fitter and mechanical maintenance engineer on bespoke capital equipment projects from our site in St. Helens. Working days (Mon-Fri) you will work on assembly / fitting on bespoke special purpose machinery projects and provide scheduled and reactionary maintenance / service / repair to production line equipment.

SALARY: Up to £35,000

BENEFITS: Good holiday package and access to company benefits scheme including pension.

LOCATION: St. Helens

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Liverpool, Warrington, Widnes, Runcorn, Wigan, Northwich, Bolton, Manchester, Altringham, Preston, Southport, Bootle, Sale.

Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Engineer:

· Are you not being used to your potential? If you’re a skilled mechanical engineer with experience of automated machinery and pneumatics – this is a varied and interesting position.
· You will be an important part of the projects team - responsible for Mechanical Fitting / Assembly on bespoke automation / special purpose machinery.
· This role offers excellent stability, a great work / life balance, and the opportunity to develop a career within a fast-growing business.

JOB SPECIFICATION - Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Engineer

Day shifts - Mon to Fri. Working in an engineering team of 5 and based at the St. Helens site, the role will be split roughly 50% / 50% between:

· Project work: Assembly / fitting of specialised automation machinery – bespoke to a client’s requirements
· Scheduled and reactionary maintenance / servicing / repair of the on-site capital equipment / production line machinery.

You must be able to plan maintenance schedules and manage your workload / prioritise tasks with an understanding of the impact on the business as a whole. Feedback will be given to management on improvements and changes that need to me made to make things run more efficiently.
Typical hours are 8:00 - 4:30 (Mon to Thursday) and 8:00 – 1:00 (Fridays).

REQUIREMENTS - Maintenance Engineer

To be considered for this role you MUST:

· Hold a mechanical engineering qualification (Apprenticeship / ONC / HNC or equivalent)
· Be a time-served, hands on mechanical engineer with experience of maintenance / repair / servicing or fitting / assembly of automated machinery
· Have some exposure to pneumatics / pneumatic engineering

Any exposure to electric engineering would be an advantage.

THE COMPANY - Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Engineer

Established over 20 years ago, we are profitable and well-respected specialists in our field. Serving a wide variety of sectors including Industrial, Medical, Military, Pharmaceutical and Power Generation, this recruitment represents further expansion and development to our automotive / special purpose machinery / mechanical engineering arm.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Mechanical Engineer / Multi-skilled Engineer / Maintenance Engineer / Service Engineer / Commissioning Engineer / Site Engineer / Project Engineer / Mechanical Fitter / Mechanical Assembly Engineer / Process Engineer / Electro Mechanical Engineer / Automation / Robotics / PPMA / Pneumatics / Hydraulics /
Industrial Capital Equipment / Special Purpose Machinery / Filtration / Filters / Components / Industrial Equipment

Please Note - We have been selected as the exclusive retained partner for this role so any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Stuart Platt quoting Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Engineer reference SP14903 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683320 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.