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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Bedford, Bedfordshire
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
Are you a mechanical maintenance engineer who wants to work a Panama shift pattern: 2 days on, 2 days off, 3 days on, 2 days off, 2 days on, 3 days off. Each team works the same shift (days or nights 6:30-6:30) for 28 days then switches over to the other shift for the next 28 days. After 56 days, the same sequence starts over. Do you have basic electrical skills as the role will be approx. 80% mechanical works, with some basic electrical skills required (No formal electrical qualifications needed, but must be able to demonstrate a good fault finding approach to electrical issues) If so then please read on! The basics: - Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Engineer - Location: Bedford - Kempston - Industry: Manufacturing - Pay: £(phone number removed) + Overtime = earning of £50,000 and upwards Overview: With manufacturing facilities located across the UK, you will be working as part of a larger group. The role will offer variation, from projects and installations to reactive and planned maintenance within a varied engineering environment from small to medium machinery and automated robotics to some medium to heavy engineering production methods. Key responsibilities of the Mechanical Maintenance Engineer role: - To maintain service and repair all automated plant machinery to minimise production down time. - Provide technical support on all projects, installations and breakdowns - PPM s The ideal Mechanical Maintenance Engineer will have as many of the following in order to strengthen application: Previous experience working as a maintenance engineer within a manufacturing/production environment or similar maintaining automated machinery Basic electrical skills changing like for like parts motors, sockets etc. Fault finding skills. Mechanically competent working with automated production line machinery conveyors, hydraulics, pneumatics, gearboxes etc. Qualifications NVQ Level 3, Apprentice trained etc. Commutable from: Bedford, Milton Keynes, St Neots, Luton, Northampton and surrounding areas. If you are interested in the Mechanical Maintenance Engineer role, please apply immediately due to the urgency of this role
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  • Job Reference: 702538633-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Nicholas Associates
    Nicholas Associates
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £44,788
  • Bonus/Benefits: overtime
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent