Shift Maintenance Engineer in Ebbw Vale

Shift Maintenance Engineer in Ebbw Vale

Location: Ebbw Vale

Salary: £28,000.00 per year

Recruiter: JK Recruitment

Date Advertised: 2021-04-27

Two exciting opportunities have arisen with a manufacturing company based in Ebbw Vale, South Wales. The company are part of a larger group and is a market leader within its field.

They are currently recruiting an Electrically Engineer and a Mechanical Engineer to join their Maintenance Team due to company expansion. Both roles involve working a continental shift pattern of 7 – 7.

Electrical Engineer - Continental Day Shift 7AM - 7PM - £28,000

Mechanical Engineer - Continental Night Shift 7PM-7AM - £32,000

The Role

* Maintaining electrical and mechanical equipment

* Undertaking PPM and reactive maintenance of the plant

* Seeking areas to improve and minimize downtime

* Implementing long-term corrective measures for reoccurring problems

* Troubleshoot, diagnose and rectify faults (fault find)

* Effectively and efficiently responding to machine failures

* Assisting with general site services

* Upkeep of reports and records

* Ensuring compliance with health and safety legislation


* Ideally experienced in Pneumatics/Hydraulics

* Experience of working within a manufacturing environment

* Experience of PLC’s is an advantage

* Strong knowledge of H&S practices and standards

* Appropriate engineering qualification

* Proven communications skills

* Ability to respond fast and effectively especially under breakdown conditions

* Ability to ensure planned maintenance work is completed to strict time schedules

* Possess highly effective teamwork skills, utilising colleagues to complete work in a safe and cost-efficient manner

JK Recruitment

Please be aware that we receive a high volume of interest for each of our roles and we cannot guarantee we will be in touch if you are not shortlisted for the position. At JK Recruitment we aim to provide the best possible opportunity to take your career forward, we will be in touch within the next seven days if your application is successful. Please continue to visit our website to keep up to date with further vacancies. We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK