Maintenance Engineer

Job Type:
Job Sector:
North West
£30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Salary Description:
�30k per year + Matched contributory pension + overtime + Life assurance + holidays + training on PL
ATA Recruitment
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Title - Maintenance Engineer

Shifts - Days

Location - Wirral

Salary - �30,000

Package - Matched contributory pension + overtime + Life assurance + holidays + training on PLC's

Training - You will receive training on Siemens PLC's. This will be done through level 1, 2 and 3. This means that you will be able to write PLC code from scratch and be Siemens certified!
You will also receive on the job training along with industry specific training.


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

* Commutable to the site in Wirral
* Electrically biased and qualified
* Open to industry including RAF or NAVY


The Maintenance Engineer will be focused primarily on PPMs , which account for 90% of the work day to day. The PPM system is fully computerised, with a full Continuous Improvement program running to further reduce downtime.

Your role will include;

* Lines walks, electrical safety checks, fluid and oil checks, filter changes and mechanical inspections. The remaining 10% will be spent assisting with breakdowns.
* Fault finding on electrical components using multimeters, PLCs and HMIs.
Changing electrical components, running new cables and trucking, changing motors, sensors and thermocouples; plus Performing electrical safety checks as part of PPM schedule and checking trips and fuses.
* Mechanically the successful candidate will be fault finding and changing mechanical components like Hydraulic pumps, hoses, cylinders and rams, valves, pneumatic cylinders and rams, hoses, valves and actuators, bearings, rollers, conveyors, slats, gearboxes, shafts, trunking, pumps and pipework, plastic pellet screw injectors, injector nozzles and vacuum transfer systems. There will also be Oil and filter changes, general greasing, strip down and rebuilding of pneumatic and hydraulic systems.


Our client manufacture plastic bottles for the drinks, cosmetics and FMCG markets across 7 manufacturing plants, on 5 sites. Normally positioned at the end users site, they will match production volumes and supply their bottle and containers in real time. Their Wirral plants are positioned to deliver extremely high volumes of blow moulded bottles for shampoo and soap.

Their lines consist of multiple bespoke injection blow moulding and stretch moulding machines that are custom designed and built by a subsidiary to their business. These completely unique machines can produce up to 500 billion bottles a year.

ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis - for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.

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

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