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£16.5 - £19.38 per hour

Newton-Le-Willows, England, North West

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer


Our client, a manufacturing company based in the Cheshire area, require a very experienced/Senior Maintenance Engineer on a temporary to permanent basis paying £16.50/hr PAYE on days before moving on to shift rates of £18.15/hr PAYE (6-2pm) & £19.38/hr PAYE (2-10pm). This is a Senior Engineering role that will be a mixture of 'hands on' engineering covering maintenance as well as some Project work once it becomes permanent after 6-9 months. The long term plan is for this role to move in to a Working Charge hand/Project Engineer role, with a split between hands on maintenance and office based duties. After a period on days and becoming familiar with the plant equipment, the role will move on to a 6-2/2-10pm basis. You will need electrical qualifications to be considered for the role but the majority of breakdowns are mechanical and therefore require excellent experience in the following areas; *Machining/Fabrication/Bench Fitting/Pneumatics/Hydraulics The role is commutable from the West Manchester and East Merseyside areas including Knowsley, Prescot, Halewood, St Helens, Leigh, Wigan, Irlam, Sale, Warrington, Knutsford, Northwich, Stockport, Eccles & Stretford. Duties will include: *Electrical/Mechanical Maintenance on Ventilation systems, Furnaces, Gearboxes, Motors, Induction heating, drives, pneumatic & hydraulic systems, overhead cranes. *Hands on maintenance. *Complete required paperwork relating to maintenance works. *Assist with Continuous improvements works, 5S and project work. Requirements include: *Qualified Electrical Engineer. *Excellent Mechanical knowledge. *Manufacturing experience, ideally from Medium to heavy industrial sector. *Multi-Line manufacturing experience. *Qualified Electrical Engineer. *Machining/Fabrication & bench Fitting skills. *Excellent fault finding and maintenance experience electrically/mechanically. *Ability to work on shift on your own. *Excellent communication skills, written and verbal. *Any Project/Supervisory experience would be beneficial. *FLT licence beneficial. If you feel you are well suited to the Senior Electrical Maintenance position, please apply with your full updated CV. We will need at least one recent verbal reference before placing you out to work. Kinetic plc is a Recruitment Consultancy with over 35 years of experience of delivering staffing solutions to the engineering, manufacturing and technical industries. Kinetic plc treats all applications with a high degree of care, we review all submissions and will attempt to contact applicants who match the job profile. Those that do not meet the specification may not be contacted but their CV retained to be considered against future opportunities.