Maintenance Engineer - Manufacturing

Job Title: Maintenance Engineer - Manufacturing
Job Reference: RH/HQ00055124/1

Location: Northfleet
Job Type: Permanent

£38848 per annum, Benefits: Annualised hours, 33 days Hols, Contributory Pension
Sector: Engineering

Posted 9 days ago

We have a need for a multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer to a join the automation team in a fast-paced distribution site.
This Kent based role will see the successful Maintenance Engineer working for a respected employer with a reputation for support & development.


  - The Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer / Shift Technician will provide corrective maintenance tasks and troubleshooting for both reactive and preventative maintenance.

This will include duties such as: -
  - The repair and servicing of motors, contacts, sensors, switches and relays, gear boxes, pneumatics, line adjustments, roller, chain and belt replacements and much more.

 - PLC fault finding to I/O level and where knowledgeable interrogation of the system via laptop

 - You will be accountable for providing a fast and efficient response time to any breakdowns that occur, provide routine service maintenance across the site whilst ensuring all the company procedures and standards are followed.


 - The successful candidate will have completed an engineering apprenticeship in electrical or mechanical or equivalent such as HND/HNC/C&G etc.

 - A high standard of electrical/ mechanical knowledge will be required for this position, this can be gained from any Automation / Food / Pharmaceutical or any other production environment.

 - Basic PLC Fault finding experience would be advantageous.

 - The successful Maintenance engineer must be physically fit and able to communicate with colleagues at every level.

£38,848 per annum (Inc Shift)
Contributory Pension
Holidays: 33 Days p.a
Bonus worth circa £1000 p.a

Previous titles may include; Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Electrical Engineer, Electrical Technician, Service Engineer, Shift Engineer or Multi-skilled Engineer

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Consultant details

Russell Hibbert

Russell Hibbert

Direct telephone:
01788 824 555

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Julie Alton


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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