Maintenance Engineer

Location UK / Newry

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary £40000 - 50000

Updated 1 day ago

Reference 1402197

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Maintenance Engineer.

Maintenance Engineer

Key responsibilities

  • Carry out repairs to all types of plant and equipment in a safe, timely and professional manner.
  • Assist in the development of planned preventative maintenance schedules (PPM).
  • Carry out PPM schedules as necessary and planned work orders as required.
  • Supervising / assisting visiting specialist engineers and inspectors when necessary.
  • Report breakdown root cause, equipment faults and concerns to management.
  • Plan / prioritise workload to support production and ensure efficient use of working time.
  • Assist with the moving, installation, repositioning of machines and equipment.
  • Assist with the design and manufacture of bespoke machinery/production lines etc.
  • Available for out of hours call out in emergencies.


  • Experience as a qualified maintenance / service engineer operating in an industrial environment.
  • Experience with fault finding and maintenance of factory plant/equipment as well as lathes, mills and drills.
  • Experience with checking and tighten chain tensions, slides and bearings.
  • Experience with maintaining complex multi axis (5) pallet turning, milling, drilling punch CNC machines and control systems is highly desirable.
  • Experience with fault finding and rectification on relay logic and PLC control systems is highly desirable.


Mechanical / Electrical based apprenticeship with City & Guilds or equivalent qualifications (or Equivalent) is desirable.


An exceptional remuneration package will be available to the right candidate £35k to £50k pa

Closing date: Friday 19th April 2019 at 2.00pm