Maintenance Engineer

Job Type:
Job Sector:
North West
£33,000 to £37,000 per annum
Salary Description:
�33k - 37k per year + Huge secure business + industry leading training in Europe + long-term secure
ATA Recruitment
Job Ref:

Title - Maintenance Engineer

Bias - Mechanical

Location - Commutable from Wigan, St Helens, Warrington and Leigh

Salary - �33,000 rising to �35,000 after 12 months then to �37,000 after 18 months

Benefits - Huge secure business + industry leading training in Europe + long-term secure role + overtime + pension + life assurance + holidays

Shift pattern - 2 days, 2 nights 6 off.

Hours - 6 - 6


Global production business which supplies into the cosmetic, FMCG and food & beverage markets worldwide.
Their industry sector is considered Ultra-High Production as they produce 1 billion containers a year and are the largest plastic container manufacturer in the world!

To cope with ultra-high demand, they have unique service offerings, a sister company which is based in Europe which designs and manufactures special purpose machinery and have also patented manufacturing techniques which have reduced their waste from 30% to a mere 2%!

This site is the largest of the 5 UK sites in terms of plant size, production volumes and employees. It is also their head office and home to the R&D team.

Within the site, you can expect to find an array of machines, this includes; 22 high speed lines which operate 24/7 365, pellet silo's, blending machinery, vacuum transfer systems, injection blow moulders, camera quality inspection systems, slat conveyors, robotic tray loaders and tray stack elevators.


The majority of your role is PPM with a mix of some reactive maintenance duties across the capital equipment.
Alongside PPM, you will get involved with project work which includes building up new systems and upgrading existing kit as well as continuous improvement.

90% PPM vs 10% reactive

Mechanically - PPM (planned preventative maintenance), fault finding and changing mechanical components parts, visual inspections, changing oil, hydraulic pumps, hoses, cylinders, rams, valves, pneumatic cylinders, bearings, conveyor slats, chains, injector nozzles, screw conveyors, hoppers and other mechanical component parts.
Visual inspections, greasing/lubing and so on.

Electrical - working safely and some basic fault finding.


To be successful in your application for mechanically Biased Maintenance Engineer, we are looking for someone who is;

* Based in Commutable from Wigan, St Helens, Warrington and Leigh area
* Is mechanically biased and qualified
* Possess an industrial maintenance background (ex-forces accepted as long as you have civilian industrial experience.
* Eager to learn as you will be trained on the job, in Europe and ongoing professional development which includes a range of industry recognised courses.

Contact Details:
ATA Recruitment
Tel: 01332861336
Contact: Ross Marvin

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