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Maintenance Engineer - Essex

£30,000 - £40,000 - Petfood - Engineering
Ref: 246 Date Posted: Tuesday 23 Apr 2019
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We are looking to recruit a Maintenance Engineer to join a well established, family owned feed milling company in Essex. 

The company produce ingredients and products for the food industry from their milling and ingredients site in Braintree, and are adding their already established product list. They are looking for a maintenance engineer to join an already existing team of multi-skilled engineers. 

The Maintenance Engineer role will require working alongside a team of engineers to improve overall plant efficiency and general upkeep of production machinery. The role will also involve a midweek call out rota (one day a week) as the site is a 24 hour production operation. 

We are interested in hearing from you if you have one of the following experiences

  • Previous experience as a Maintenance Engineer, Multi-skilled Engineer, Mechanical Engineer or Technician
  • Experience working on mechanical conveying and mixing equipment
  • Fabrication and welding skills
  • Experience of pneumatics and hydraulics
  • Electrical maintenance (re-wiring) 

We are also interested in hearing from you if you have the following qualifications

  • Recognised engineering qualifications (NVQ/BTEC/City & Guilds/HNC)
  • Time-served engineering apprenticeship
  • Fabrication or welding training/qualifcations
  • Electrical qualifications advantageous

The Maintenance Engineer role attracts an attractive salary of between £30,000 - £40,000 per year on a Monday to Friday shift pattern. The role also involves an on call rota of one day per week shared between four engineers (Monday - Thursday). The role also involves a generous pension scheme and private health care insurance.

This will be a challenging role and will involve being very hands on in maintenance and engineering, however if you are interested in joining a business with a great future then this role is definitely for you!