Mechanical Engineer

Solid career stability, 33 holidays, 8% pension and the opportunity to be involved with key projects and site upgrades in the near future are just a couple of perks that the Mechanical Engineer will enjoy whilst working with this impressive manufacturing business.



This Leeds based SME have recently invested over £1.6M into their manufacturing capabilities, comprising of various machinery upgrades, new machines and new manufacturing lines.

With more upgrades planned later this year, this long-established business is now looking to employ a Mechanical Engineer on a permanent basis.



Based in Leeds just a few miles from the M62 motorway, this employer is easily commutable from a number of surrounding towns & cities including Wakefield, Halifax, Huddersfield, Dewsbury, Bradford, Wetherby, Castleford and Pontefract.


The Mechanical Engineer will have:



  • Formal qualifications within Mechanical Engineering (Apprenticeship, HNC, HND, NVQ, BTEC, City & Guilds etc)

  • Experience working in a similar role as a Maintenance Engineer, Technician, Fitter within a manufacturing or engineering environment

  • The ability to independently identify & rectify faults on mechanical, hydraulic & pneumatic equipment

  • Experience working in a heavy engineering or manufacturing environment




Working Hours of the Mechanical Engineer:
Weekly rotating AM/PM shifts: 40 hours per week



  • Week 1: Monday to Friday - 6AM to 2PM

  • Week 2: Monday to Friday - 2PM to 10PM




In return, the Mechanical Engineer will receive:



  • Renumeration: £37,190.00 per annum


    • Base Salary: £35,360.00

    • Shift Allowance: £1,830.40


  • Holiday Entitlement: 33 Days per annum (25 free choice + bank holidays)

  • Generous Pension Contribution: 8%


    • Employee: 5%

    • Employer: 3%


  • Opportunity to work regular overtime paid at 150%

  • Permanent & stable employment with a fast-developing manufacturing business




To apply for the Mechanical Engineer role, please click “Apply Now” and attach a copy of your up-to-date CV.

Alternatively, please contact Callum Good at E3 Recruitment for more information.


  • Rate: Up to £37190.00 per annum + 8% Pension, 33 Holidays, Overtim
  • Location: Pontefract, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Tel: 01484 645269
  • Fax: 01484 500385
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2021-07-06 14:36:26 -

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