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Maintenance Engineer

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Chemical, Pharmaceutical

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  • Contact:

    Barry Gilchrist

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  • Published:

    19 days ago

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Maintenance Engineer


Permanent staff



We’re looking for a Maintenance Engineer with a multi-skilled (mechanical / electrical) background to join our Cheshire based client on a permanent staff basis to support their World Class manufacturing facility.



What does the job involve?

Plan and schedule maintenance work for a small team.

Review work requests and arrange for preparation and completion.

Undertake planned preventive maintenance, breakdown maintenance, repair activities and inspection routines on facilities and equipment.

Maintain equipment in accordance with the planned schedules and adhering to site and corporate safety and cGMP standards.

Undertake non-routine improvement work on facilities and equipment.

To undertake installation, commissioning and qualification activities

Improve operation of site services plant and equipment through the application of problem solving and continuous improvement techniques.


What skills and experience do you need?

5+ years’ post-apprenticeship experience in a process plant / manufacturing environment.

Apprenticeship or equivalent in an Engineering discipline.

Multi-skilled background with a bias towards mechanical engineering.

Computer literate – able to use general software including maintenance planning tools.

Capable of operating in a multi-skilled environment with a high degree of ‘troubleshooting’ skills combined with the ability to make decisions and operate with minimum supervision.

Strong team player with open communication style, capable of directing others.



What are the pay and benefits?

Competitive salary and staff benefits and a great working environment.



What to do next

If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, click the apply button! 


Recruitment processes with our clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted. 


DATS Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer which promotes and celebrates diversity in the workplace.

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