Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

We are looking for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join our team. If you’re interested in working for an innovative business as a step to gaining experience in the growing industry of renewables, then take a look at this opportunity.

What’s in it for me?

  • Full time
  • Permanent position
  • £40,061 per annum
  • Working day shifts 4 on 4 off 7am – 7pm
  • On call rota on evenings and weekends once relevant experience attained (1 week in 6)

Additional Benefits:

  • On call allowance per day
  • Overtime available, paid at time and a half
  • Yearly bonus
  • Additional holidays accrued yearly
  • On site car parking
  • Additional courses available inc First Aid, telehandler and FLT licences (if you don’t already have one) and other suitable courses.

Essential Skills & Qualities:

  • Industrial knowledge/qualifications are essential in electrics/mechanical fitting
  • Must have a strong mechanical engineering background covering working with pumps, conveyors and other general mechanical equipment. Being able to weld would also be preferred.
  • 3-phase and control circuit electrical fault finding and repair skills.
  • Min education level NVQ 3 in mechanical / electrical engineering or 18th edition electrical installations.
  • The ideal candidate would live within 25miles of site (WV15 5HB) and have access to a car.

The Position:

Reporting to the Engineering team leader you will be responsible for ensuring the effective planned and reactive maintenance activities in a busy and demanding renewables plant. All PPE/workwear and tools will be provided.

Your duties will include but are not limited to the following;

  • Electrical and mechanical fault find, service and repair of production line machinery
  • 3 phase electrics, motors, inverters, switch gear, control panels, sensors, relays
  • Maintenance and repair of machinery including conveyors, pumps, pneumatics and hydraulics
  • Some facilities maintenance including lighting, heating, plumbing

The Company:

Swancote Energy operates a state-of-the-art Anaerobic Digestion plant in the West Midlands which processes 75,000mt of a combination of all types of food wastes (in any form of packaging) and energy crops to produce green electricity. This electricity is used to power a local factory owned by the area’s largest employer!

As a living wage employer, we offer a competitive hourly salary and plenty of opportunities to learn and develop, building skills that are increasingly in demand. This position would suit an individual who is hardworking, punctual and has a keen interest in developing their skills.

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