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Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer (NE100) City of Preston, England

Salary: GBP43000 - GBP44000 per annum + Training, Development




MON-THU 10 Hour Shifts- No weekends

£44,000 + Excellent training and development opportunities


An excellent opportunity to work a 4-day week, with no weekends involved, joining an Engineering department with visions to continually improve the site and manufacturing equipment.


Role Description


  • Fault finding / diagnosis on a range of PLC systems.
  • Maintenance and repair of a range of electrical and mechanical plant and equipment including electrical panels, motors and pneumatics.
  • Ensuring machine performance is kept to high levels through preventative maintenance activities
  • Installation of new machinery and involvement in projects
  • Keeping records of all maintenance activities
  • Occasional tooling changes
  • Ensuring all work is carried out in a safe manner and that HS&E standards are adhered to at all times
  • To report directly to the Engineering Manager with regard to repairs / maintenance
  • To regularly report any tool / consumable requirements
  • To liaise with the Engineering Manager with regard to plant improvements


Skills and Qualifications


  • Relevant mechanical and/or electrical engineering education (Degree/ HNC/HND)
  • Strong electrical engineering skills and experience – control panels, motors, sensors etc.
  • Experience working within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience working with PLC’s (Fault Finding and Interrogation)
  • Desired experience working on extruders, moulding machinery, ovens, chillers.


Company Information

As a business our client is a market leading manufacturing company with a strong presence on both a UK and global scale. With a growing portfolio of clients and plans to expand even further this role provides a stable and secure opportunity in the present economic market.


To apply please email your CV / resume to


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