Maintenance Fitter Mechanical Engineer

Due to expansion and site investment, we have x 2 exciting permanent opportunities available for PPM Mechanical Maintenance Engineer / Mechanical Fitter to join this very well-respected international manufacturer based in the Newcastle Under Lyme area.


These positions will provide unrivalled training and personal development opportunities for the right individuals.



Working as part of the Maintenance Team you will be responsible for providing 'Hands-on' Mechanical fitting & Technical support to both Production and other internal functions throughout the Factory.

The position will focus upon planned maintenance repairs and machinery improvements.



What's in it for you:



  • Basic salary up to circa £33.5k per annum, plus a minimum of £5k additional overtime per annum is also available and built into the working pattern, taking earnings up to circa £37k per annum.

    Further overtime is also available at a premium x 1.5 etc,

  • 10% matched company pension contribution, share option scheme, plus a comprehensive employee benefits program.

  • Extensive training and personal development opportunities, including up-skilling and cross-skilling, plus career development plans

  • The ability to work within a skilled team of engineers upon a permanent basis

  • Hours of work - 4on 4 off, from 12noon to 12pm fixed shift


Key Responsibilities Include:



  • Inspection of plant and subsequent repairs - 50% planned, 50% reactive

  • The changing of bearings, oiling, degreasing, maintenance and repairs to hydraulic machinery and conveyor-based systems, etc

  • Utilise a computerised maintenance management system (CMMS) to facilitate Planned Preventative Maintenance, Inspections, Service and Repairs

  • Work collaboratively across all support functions, by building effective working relationships, to optimise factory performance.


Essential Qualifications & Experience:



  • Time Served, Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering Maintenance (Mechanical), Engineering Manufacture (Mechanical), Mechatronics (Mechanical) or equivalent

  • Maintenance experience and fault diagnosis of Pneumatics and Hydraulics systems

  • Knowledge of Welding / Basic Fabrication is desirable but not essential


The position is working with a recognised investor in people.

If you are interested, please apply asap now!


  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Newcastle-under-Lyme, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Tel: 01484645269 07442499917
  • Fax: 01484 500385
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  • Posted: 2022-01-10 09:56:39 -

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