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Night Shift Maintenance Engineer

Night Shift Maintenance Engineer (SE22989 / 534) Peterborough, England

Salary: GBP46000 - GBP47000 per annum + Benefits

Maintenance Engineer

12hr Shifts – 4on 4off Perm Nights (6pm-6am)



Benefits:-             Overtime Available, Private Pension, 22 Shifts Holiday, EAP


Our client is a leading automated distribution organisation, that is part of a global group. This is working out of their brand new facility, that became operational in 2022 and is already being expanded. They are looking for a number of Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineers to join their night shift team.



Role & Responsibilities:


  • Provide electrical & mechanical support & repairs for all automated materials handling systems
  • Carry out PPM’s, reactive maintenance & project work
  • Working on conveyors, automated stacker cranes, SCADA systems, barcode readers, scanners, cooling systems, refrigeration, site services, palletisers, automated turntables, PLC’s, elevators
  • Working in a cold storage / freezer facility
  • Carry our reactive & planned maintenance of automated stacker cranes, that can operate up to 42 metres high
  • Maintaining refrigeration, chiller systems, facilities, shutter doors, site & building services
  • Assist in developing PPM schedules for all of the new machinery & systems
  • Majority of the workload as this is a new site is, problem solving and fault finding at the moment
  • Dealing with gearboxes, bearings, rollers, shafts, drives, sensors, control panels, servo drives



Knowledge, Skills & Experience:


  • Qualified to NVQ Level 3 in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering
  • Must be an experienced maintenance engineer that is comfortable working unsupervised
  • Ideally apprenticeship trained
  • Happy working at heights – up to 42 metres on cranes
  • Comfortable working in cold and freezer ( -22 degrees ) conditions
  • Ideally be a multi-skilled engineer
  • Strong electrical & mechanical fault finding and problem solving skills
  • Ideally have worked in automated warehouse, distribution, FMCG, manufacturing
  • Experienced in working on conveyors, rollers, stackers, refrigeration, chillers, site services
  • PLC – electrical fault finding skills
  • Be an open character and team player, willing to help in all areas across the site
  • Must previously have worked on automation systems



SE22989 / 534


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