Maintenance Engineer

Posted on Jun 11, 2019 by CV-Library

Radstock, Somerset, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£12 - £15 Hourly
Maintenance Engineer

OSR Recruitment is recruiting on behalf of a well-established engineering company specialising in maintaining static quarry plant machinery. Trading for over 25 years, they are a small, professionally run company covering all aspects of plant maintenance.


* To work with our existing team of Engineers and Supervisors, working mainly within the quarry sector to maintain and repair static plant machinery

* We also have contracts for companies to maintain equipment in factories, recycle plants and construction related fixed plant.

* Within the Quarry sector work covers all aspects of static plant machinery on Aggregate, Concrete and Asphalt plants

* No new-starter will be expected to work alone without Supervisor

* Our workshops are in Radstock, although this will not necessarily mean you will be in the workshop all of the time as the majority of work is on customer sites

* We occasionally have work which requires staff to work away from home, accommodation is booked and paid for by the business, with breakfast included with a subsistence allowance for each night away from home

* We pay travel to sites, when travelling more than ½ hr away from our workshops

Job requirements:

* Experience of bearings, conveyors and mechanics will help although not essential

* We will need you to be flexible with your working hours, minimally expected to work 1 weekend a month, ideally 1 in 3

* Arc and MIG experience is essential

* NVQ or equivalent in welding is essential


* We are able to offer flexible contracts for the right candidate

* Maintenance Engineer £13.00 +

* Supervisor £15:00 +

* Overtime rates: Time + ½ paid from 17:00 to 24:00 and Saturday. Double time paid for 24:00 to 07:00, Sundays and Bank Holidays

* Travel is paid from the workshop, at the set standard rate for sites more than ½ hr away. This is always paid at the standard rate

* 28 days paid holiday, increasing over time.

* Company Pension

* Excellent Private medical insurance, after a qualifying period

* Fleet vehicles for work purposes

* Accommodation and expenses paid for staying away

* Individual bonus scheme based on increasing profitability of the business

* Training is provided for candidates showing they are keen and willing to learn

We will endeavour to respond to your contact/application within 48 hours, but due to the volume of applications we receive on a daily basis, if you haven't heard from us within 4 working days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

This advert has been posted by a recruitment agency acting on behalf of a client

Reference: 210204467

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