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Maintenance Engineer


£38,000 Basic Salary + c. £1000 Bonus + Generous Company Profit Bonus + Regular Overtime Available + 20 Days Holiday + Excellent Company Pension + BUPA Private Healthcare + Cigna Private Dental Care

Continental shift; 6 to 6, 4 days 4 off 4 nights 4 off

This is an exciting opportunity to join an industry leading food manufacturer with a global presence, they are recruiting due to expansion as they have just opened a brand new factory on site. The company offer the opportunity to earn upwards of £43000 with generous company and personal performance related bonuses. On top of this the company can offer excellent external and internal training with formal engineering qualifications available.

The successful candidate will be a mechanically or electrically biased maintenance engineer with experience working in a manufacturing environment, candidates with an electrical bias are encouraged to apply.

In this role you will spend around 80% of your time undertaking reactive maintenance and the remaining time fulfilling planned maintenance schedules. You will work alongside one other engineer on shift, the company have just invested significantly in a second factory on site and as a result you will be working on a mix of older and state of the art machinery in this role. The role is electrically biased by definition (60/40) though the company will also consider mechanically biased candidates. You will be primarily working on 3 phase, single phase, invertors, sensors, drives, hydraulics, pneumatics, gearboxes, bearings, and conveyors; the company do have PLCs on site but previous experience of this is not essential.

The company are an international manufacturer who are investing significantly in their site, with a brand new factory just opened on site. They are willing to offer high quality, personalised training and this is a great opportunity for candidates looking to progress their technical skills. On top of this you will earn upwards of £43,000 with generous company and personal performance related bonuses.

The Role:

* 80% Reactive 20% PPMs
* 60% Electrical 40% Mechanical; mechanical candidates are still invited to apply
* Working alongside 1 other engineer on shift
* Excellent training available

The Candidate:

* Mechanically or electrically biased engineer with experience working in a manufacturing environment

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£38000 – £38000 plus


Leicester, Wigston Magna, Wigston, Loughborough, Melton Mowbray, Nuneaton, Coalville

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