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Maintenance Engineer

Colchester, Essex
£30,000 to £50,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
A well-established, leading supplier of high-quality construction products are looking to recruit a highly motivated Maintenance Engineer to join their team in Colchester. The company specialise in various sectors of the construction industry including design, manufacture & installation. If you are a qualified Mechanical Engineer with some electrical knowledge and experience of working in a production environment then we want to hear from you.. Duties: Be part of the maintenance team working unsupervised within the factory, some working at height and in confined spaces. Maintaining and repairing the production machinery, some small plant, production facilities, supporting fleet of vehicles and some facilities maintenance. Fault finding and repair of machinery within the factory including repairs to drive shafts, bearings, sprockets, chains and gearboxes Some working on industrial control systems, 3-phase induction motors and variable frequency drives. Some weekend work will be a feature of the role Experience: Experienced Mechanical Maintenance Engineer ideally with some electrical skills Must have a knowledge of basic hydraulic systems including, pumps, motors, valves and hose repairs An understanding of general electrical principles, 3-phase experience, safe isolation procedures and fault finding skills would be preferable. Must be motivated and reliable. Must be willing to work as part of a small team Available to do overtime as required. Punctual, physically fit and willing to work in a workshop and factory environment. Must have own transport. Benefits: 45 hours per week - Core hours 7am to 4pm (due to nature of work needs to be flexible) Paid Overtime 21 days holiday plus bank holidays Subsidised canteen Healthcare scheme Pension - company contribution of 3% employee 5% Free on-site parking
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  • Job Reference: 704628003-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Prime Appointments
    Prime Appointments
  • Location: Colchester, Essex
  • Salary: £30,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent