Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Are you an experienced Mechanical Maintenance Engineer looking for job security? My client is looking for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join their expanding team in the Runcorn area. The company is in need of new staff due to the increase in work load. You will be working on a rotational early and late shift pattern, Monday – Friday.

Main Responsibilities

  • Minimise downtime through close attention to regular maintenance of equipment.
  • Carry out the allocated tasks assigned by the shift supervisor for both breakdowns and planned preventative maintenance.
  • Maintain an accurate log of progress against all assigned tasks.
  • Work closely with engineering and factory colleagues.
  • Ensure a prompt response to breakdown or plant failure.
  • Ensure compliance with health & safety and operating procedures and Company/customer technical standards.

The Person

  • Completed a recognised, certificated Mechanical apprenticeship
  • Educated to HNC standard or equivalent
  • Previous experience working within the printing or plastics industry preferred
  • Previous experience working with injection moulding equipment preferred
  • Significant experience in an industrial maintenance field
  • Self-starter, proactive, prepared to take the initiative and work without direct supervision
  • Works well under pressure
  • Practical approach
  • Team player

Candidates should be flexible, and have a willingness to work overtime, which will be a regular requirement of the role.

If you are interested in the role, please click apply in the first instance