Maintenance / Service Engineer

Job Title: Maintenance / Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + use of company car + bonus
REF: HQ00020323
Contact Name: Jack Winborn
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Our client is a family run business with over thirty years' experience in the recycling industry. The company stem from a plastic recycling background however today they offer total recycling solutions. They are currently recruiting for an Electrical Maintenance Engineer to work between their Northamptonshire & Bedfordshire Sites.


  • As an Electrical Maintenance Engineer you will be responsible for ensuring the engineering maintenance schedule is carried out in a timely manner.
  • You will monitor, repair and maintain all plant machinery and engineering equipment within the factory premises.
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for developing a preventive maintenance programme.
  • Your role will involve being on call with other members of the electrical maintenance team.
  • You will train and develop your own team of fitters as well as monitoring and being full aware of all Health & Safety procedures to ensure total staff safety.
  • This position is a very hands-on role whereby you will be responsible for immediate response to any repairs needed within their recycling plants.

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.
  • Knowledgeable and experienced with welding/fabrication/assembly and electro/mechanical processes
  • Familiarity with MRF/SRF/RDF machinery
  • A minimum of 5 years practical electrical engineering experience, fabrication and assembly

We look forward to receiving your application.