Shift Mechanical Maintenance Engineer - Day & Night Shifts




Waste Management, Recycling & Power


£40,000 to £42,300 Per Annum



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Shift Mechanical Maintenance Engineer - Day & Night Shifts



Alecto Recruitment is looking to speak with experienced Mechanical Bias Maintenance Engineers interested in a position based in Grantham in the manufacturing industry.

Working within a team of skilled Mechanical Maintenance Engineers you will work on a pattern of day and night shifts (12 hours) to assist in carrying out preventative and reactive mechanical maintenance tasks on site.

Role Duties

  • To carry out all work in a safe and efficient manner as per the company's Health and Safety policy.
  • Undertake repairs as requested by Engineering Manager, Maintenance Manager or Shift Manager, etc.
  • Prioritise workload in line with production requirements.
  • Carry out planned and preventative maintenance tasks as per the maintenance schedule.
  • Identify potential improvements to equipment and communicate these to the relevant persons.
  • Communicate with relevant parties the status of any ongoing work.
  • Create an accurate record of completed work with details of parts used.
  • Provide holiday and sickness cover for colleagues by either working extended shifts.
  • Ensure the security of all tools and equipment.
  • Ensure a high standard of housekeeping is maintained in all work areas.
  • Work with CI teams to improve overall efficiency of plant and equipment.
  • Assist with training to apprentices and other engineering personnel as required.
  • Undertake specialised training when required.
  • Assist with maintaining adequate stock levels.
  • Undertake all other site maintenance when required.
  • Operate cutting and welding equipment where necessary.
  • Assist with commission, line and balance new machinery after installation.
  • Flexible attitude with regards machinery to be worked on, normal hours of work & shift pattern.
  • Carry out any other reasonable task as required.

Engineer Profile

  • 3-5+ years' experience working as a Mechanical bias Maintenance Engineer in an industrial setting.
  • Able to work on day and night shift as per needs of the role.
  • Ideally qualified to level 3 in Mechanical or Maintenance Engineering.
  • Must be able to read and understand mechanical drawings.
  • Must be able to identify and diagnose faults.
  • Must have a working knowledge of AC and DC drives, PLC's, motors, single and 3 phase systems.
  • Report all H&S issues in keeping with company policy.

To apply for this role please send your CV or call 01329 221 399 ext 202 for more information.