Maintenance Engineer

  • Location:

    Oldham, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Technical & Engineering

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Up to £18.93 per hour

  • Contact:

    Andy Wylie

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Maintenance Engineer, Oldham

6am - 2pm/ 2pm - 10pm Monday to Friday - rotating weekly

£18.93 p/hour + overtime at time and a half and double time

We are currently recruiting 2 Maintenance Engineers for a prestigious company based in Oldham. You will be required to maintain a variety of bespoke production machinery and also provide both reactive and planned preventative maintenance.

Other duties to include:

  • To take ownership of the maintenance plan and adapt and change as becomes necessary.

  • Carry out standard electrical operations.

  • Undertake standby cover and overtime as required.

  • Complete relevant documents in accordance with GMP.

  • Assisting with the co-ordination of spare part requirements and optimising of spares stock levels

  • Carrying out unplanned maintenance/remedial work as required

  • Minimising downtime and contributing to the achievement of production targets

  • Carry out mechanical/electrical isolation's in accordance with the Lock Out/tag out procedure.

  • Supervision of outside contractors / service engineers and tradesmen as required

  • Generation and updating of engineering documentation eg: drawings, SOP's, IQ/OQ, PMs, etc.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Positive attitude and approach to health and safety

  • A recognised apprenticeship in mechanical and/or electrical engineering maintenance

  • Experienced in planned and reactive maintenance and fault-finding

  • Self-motivated and able to manage own workload

  • Computer literacy and an ability to use email, Microsoft excel, etc. is essential.

Please apply by submitting your CV

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