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Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Full Time
Location: Rochdale

Northern Employment Services Ltd

Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer


Salary, dependant on experience

Night shift for 6 months with the opportunity of changing to rotating shift pattern

  In partnership with our client who is a well-respected and leading manufacturing company, we are looking to recruit an experienced Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer to provide full mechanical and electrical service and maintenance to machinery on a night shifty for a 6 months basis with the opportunity of changing over to rotating shift pattern.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Carrying out routine and planned maintenance whilst assisting the Engineering Manager in the maintenance programme including training and awareness.
  • Work on Plant Improvement projects.
  • Carry out routine and preventative maintenance to the plant machinery and factory services.
  • Suggest and implement improvements to plant and machinery to prevent wastage and improve productivity.
  • Carry out installation work on all factory equipment and mechanical services as required
  • Understand and possess skills to dismantle, refurbish, rebuild and work on Pneumatic systems, Pipe work, pumping systems, Gearbox and drive systems
  • Some fabrication and minor building work
  • Carrying out routine maintenance and repairs on Auto packing machines, vac pack machines, and sewing machines/equipment.
  • Fault find and interrogate PLC controlled equipment, (ideally Mitsubishi) to a high standard and have the skill and ability to keep the plant running

Skills and Experiences

  • Relevant Engineering qualifications
  • 3+ years’ experience within a Manufacturing environment
  • 16th or 17th  Edition Electrical regulations qualifications
  • Experience of PLC software

To be considered for this position you must have relevant experience and be flexible on working various shifts.

Due to a high number of applicants only those that are shortlisted will be contacted.


Northern Employment Services Ltd
Townhead Court
148 Yorkshire Street
OL16 1LD
01706 869444

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