Contract Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Job Title: Contract Electrical Maintenance Engineer
Job Reference: Contract- Ossett18

Location: Ossett
Job Type: Contract

£20 - £25 per hour
Sector: Engineering

Posted 12 days ago

A leading Food manufacturer is recruiting for a Contract Electrical Maintenance Engineer to work a Monday to Friday day shift at their facility in Ossett and offering an hourly salary of £25ph LTD. The Maintenance Engineer will have a time served fully indentured apprenticeship or equivalent and ideally have experience working within a food or FMCG environment

 Company Overview

 This opportunity for a Contract Electrical Maintenance Engineer is a great chance to work for a company that:

 - Is experiencing constant market growth
 - Is a supplier into the major UK retailers

 Job Description

 The Contract Electrical Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for the following:

 -     Hands on shift based engineering resource and prioritise incoming breakdown work   
-      Assist in the repair of equipment breakdowns and quickly and effectively as possible to limit their effects on the site production targets 
-      Manage shift planned routine maintenance tasks within all areas of the site and repair of any issues found.
-       To be proactive on equipment / process continuous improvement
-       Carry out routine equipment installations as required with the team
-       Ideally from a food or FMCG background

-          In return for the Contract Electrical Maintenance Engineer to work a Monday to Friday day shift at their facility in Ossett and offering an hourly salary of £25ph LTD for a 2 week contract

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Consultant details

Leanne Thornewill

Leanne Thornewill

Direct telephone:
01283 548 121

Email consultant Consultant's LinkedIn


Julie Alton

Managing Director

I know that it may sound cliché, but recruitment really is my passion. I have worked in Engineering Recruitment since 1993 and always strive to be known for providing quality recruitment solutions. In an industry where reputation is foremost, I have aimed to maintain a high-quality, honest-service approach throughout all of my roles.

In 2000 I was approached to join the Simon Holdings Group, with a view to extending their Technical Recruitment presence into the Midlands, thereby complementing the progress of their Jenrick Engineering brand in the South since 1967.

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Jenrick Engineering have moved offices!

Jenrick Engineering Burton have enjoyed an extremely busy start to the year – with the amount of available jobs up by  23%, and an increase of new clients up by 10% for the same period of 2017. Due to an increase of investment in various sectors within engineering and manufacturing, businesses are recruiting more people to help cover the demand of the increased number of contracts that have been on the rise in the last 18 months. As Jenrick Engineering are the go to recruitment agent for a lot of the UK’s largest engineering and manufacturing businesses, the need to recruit more staff internally has led for the need for larger offices. From 1 July 2018 Jenrick Engineering have moved offices from 190 Horninglow Street, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 1NG to their new offices: Badger Farm, Willow Pit Lane, Hilton, Derby, DE65 5FN. The new offices boast 2,000 sq. ft. of open plan space with purpose built interviewing and conference facilities offering clients a confidential space to conduct off site interviews at no cost.


The extra space and open plan layout will enhance our internal communication and knowledge on available roles and candidates which increases the speed to which we can respond to vacancies, and will allow for Jenrick Engineering to further recruit internal staff to enhance the excellent service provided to a range of clients within the engineering, food and drink and manufacturing sectors. It will also allow Jenrick Engineering to support new sectors and industries that are currently experiencing a high demand for highly skilled permanent, interim personnel and contractors.


To find out more on how Jenrick Engineering can help you with all your recruitment needs please contact Julie Alton, Managing Director here:


T 01283 548121




Or come in and visit our new office here:


Badger Farm, Willow Pit Lane, Hilton, Derby, DE65 5FN

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