Mechanical Engineer

Posted on Dec 14, 2018 by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited

Oldham, Lancashire United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£44k - £44k Annual

Mechanical Maintenance Shift Engineer - Permanent Position

Your new company
Due to an increase in demand, one of the North West's most respected retailers are looking for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to operate in its main Warehouse on the outskirts of Manchester.

Your new role
You will be carrying out daily maintenance tasks on the production line, this will include covering a diverse range of electrical, control, hydraulic pneumatic and mechanical systems that are subject to breakdowns at anytime. You will be causing minimum downtime and preventing business disruption. You will also be responsible for ensuring apprentices on site are working in a safe manner and assisting them when needed. You will also need to be able to work in 12 hour shift patterns (night and day) and be able to work every other weekend.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need a Mechanical back round (minimum 5 years work experience) which may include Factory experience and a full Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship. In terms of qualifications, you will need a BTEC ONC/HNC/HND. Excellent communication skills are also required in order to work effectively within a team environment.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a salary of up to 44k with the opportunity of career progression, you will be entitled to a generous pension scheme as well as 33 days holiday (inc bank holiday). Most of all, you will be getting the chance to work for one of Manchester's most respected employers.

What you need to do now
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