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Maintenance engineer

Maintenance engineer (242221111) Northampton, England

Salary: GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum + 25 days holiday + banks

Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer

Northampton (NN6)

Commutable from Wellingborough, Rushden, Brixworth, Latimer, Kettering, Towcester
£40,000 – £50,000 + Overtime

Monday – Friday (8am-4pm)



  • 25 days holiday + banks
  • Paid overtime
  • Progression and Support


Our client is a recycling plant with a reputation for quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. Due to continued customer growth they are looking for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer – electrical or mechanical biased.


Role & Responsibilities:


  • Carry out reactive and proactive maintenance on machinery
  • Maintaining the industrial machinery and equipment, including conveyors, shredders, crushers, granulators, and sorting systems.
  • Will be working as the sole engineer supported by production & hygiene teams
  • Provide front line engineering support to all Mechanical, Electrical and Hydraulic machinery
  • Carrying out both electrical and mechanical fault finding
  • Adopting a proactive approach to manitenance- working on brand new machinery
  • Working on facilities and site services maintenance daily


Knowledge, Skills & Experience:


  • Be a multi-skilled maintenance engineer – either electrical or mechanical biased
  • Must have some 5 years + hands-on engineering experience
  • Hold some form of engineering qualifications
  • Ideally have worked in a recycling or process industry
  • Comfortable with working on own initiative
  • Strong cultural fit need to be a confident character with a good sense of humour