Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

We are seeking a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join a market-leading international manufacturing organisation with impressive growth plans based at their factory close to the Almondsbury area of Bristol.

The role offers a salary of up to £43,000 working shifts, with 2 weekends in every 4 off, plus an industry-leading benefits package, as well as premium overtime and a KPI based bonus.

Our client is a UK leading manufacturer within their sector, with a multimillion-pound turnover and impressive growth plans, supported with large-scale investment, and an existing established network of manufacturing facilities across the UK.

The company offers excellent training and development with career progression opportunities, including upskilling and cross-skilling, etc., as they continue to invest in their people.

What's in it for you as a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer / Maintenance Fitter:

  • Salary circa £41,000 to £43,000 per annum, incl shift premium, overtime available at a premium to further enhance earnings

  • Average bonus also available over £2k per annum

  • Company pension matched up to 10% by the employer, plus there is also share options, overtime at a premium, as well as an extensive benefits programme, such as cycle to work, shopping discounts etc.

  • Hours: Days and Nights, 6 am to 6 pm, 6 pm to 6 am - 5 on, 5 off, 5 on, 5 off, 4 on, 4 off shift pattern - which results in 2 weekends off in every 4

  • Training and career development, including health and safety training, cross-skilling, and upskilling

  • Job security and personal development within a market-leading, international manufacturing organisation.

Key Duties of Mechanical Maintenance Engineer / Maintenance Fitter:

  • Responsible for mechanical breakdowns, fault finding and repairing manufacturing machinery

  • Monitor & supply Engineering support of machine set-up & changeovers to ensure that the product conforms to any quality assurance standards and ensuring changeovers are as efficient as possible

  • Maintenance of manufacturing machinery covering shafts, bearings, hydraulics/pneumatics etc.

  • Carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance, Inspections, Service, and Repairs of machinery

  • Opportunity to be involved with a wide range of maintenance operations and projects

  • Promote the development and implementation of the Factory IMS & CMMS system

  • Apply rigorous application of TPM Tools & Techniques to generate Continuous Improvement applying the 5S principles.

Experience and Qualifications Required:

  • Engineering qualified by either Apprenticeship: City and Guilds Level 3, NVQ Level 3 and BTEC Level 3/ HNC/ in Mechanical Engineering; or Advanced Apprenticeship

  • Experience and sound knowledge of covering shafts, bearings, hydraulics/pneumatics etc.

  • Ability to fault find, repair, and provide solutions to machinery problems

  • Previous Maintenance Engineer/ Maintenance Fitter/ fitting experience carrying out industrial planned and reactive maintenance

  • The ability to work within a fast-paced manufacturing environment undertaking PPM

If you are interested, please apply now…

  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: Up to £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
  • Location: Bristol, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Contact: Laura Rogers
  • Tel: 01484 645269
  • Fax: 01484 500385
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2023-03-01 17:12:28 -

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