Maintenance Engineer / Service Engineer

Job Title: Maintenance Engineer / Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Flexible UK
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 123107
Job Published: over 4 years ago



An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join a waste management company with over 30 years’ experience in the recycling industry.



  • As an Electrical Maintenance Engineer you will ensure engineering maintenance schedule is carried out in a timely manner.
  • You will maintain & monitor all the engineering equipment in the plant and machinery as well as the factory premises.
  • You will develop a preventive maintenance programme within these areas in addition to being responsible for the workshop spares and tools.
  • You will be able to interpret drawings accurately.
  • You will be flexible in working procedures, you will welcome change, be a good communicator and you will also be a self- starter.
  • You will be analytical and a problem solver.
  • Your role will also cover call outs with other members of the electrical maintenance team.
  • You will train and develop your own team of fitters and you will be fully versed in Health & Safety procedures to ensure the safety of your staff.
  • This is a hands-on role, responsible for immediate response to any or breakdown affecting the main plant, services, equipment or building.


Experience and Qualifications

  • City & Guilds Electrical Qualification or Mechanical qualification equivalent.
  • 17th Edition desirable.
  • PTS desirable but not essential.
  • Experience of maintenance, testing & fault finding on a variety of equipment including balers, conveyors, plant, ventilation & lighting.
  • You will be familiar with welding/fabrication/assembly and electro/mechanical processes.
  • Familiarity with MRF/SRF/RDF machinery.


Desirable experience

  • A minimum of 5 years practical electrical engineering experience, fabrication and assembly.


We look forward to receiving your application. For further information, then please contact Charles Cocklin at ALLEN & YORK LTD on 01202 888986.