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Job Descriptions

We are currently recruiting for a Contract maintenance engineer to join a leading organisation based in the Wigan location. The contract will last up to 8 weeks and may be extended 

  • Contract Role – 8 Weeks – May be extended – URGENT.
  • £18 - £20 per hour  
  • Rotating Days – Monday to Thursday / Week 2: Tuesday to Saturday 

This is a Hands-on role; we are looking for an individual who is able to take on Mechanical and electrical duties: 

  • Responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of the automation and machinery.
  • Responsible for all three elements of maintenance – Proactive, Reactive and Planned maintenance schedules.
  • Provide a quick response to issues that arise and provide effective solutions in a professional manner.
  • Interact with other departments to ensure an effective service to the customer.
  • Comply with all Quality and Health & Safety requirements onsite and ensure a safe working environment for self and others.
  • Work within a small Engineering team on a continental shift rota, with a shift partner and represent the team in all aspects of daily operation.
  • They will be responsible for supporting the progression and training of their shift technician
  • Provide daily shift reports and maintain the Planned Preventable Maintenance System.
  • Offer ideas to improve efficiency and service to the customer.
  • Deputise for the Engineering Team Leader during holidays and absence if required.

Ideally the Right Contract maintenance engineer will hold:  

  • Minimum qualifications – ONC / City & Guilds in Mechanical Engineering 
  • Able to work both alone and within a small team.
  • Able to work at height.
  • Experience in an automated process environment inc conveying, Auto-wrappers, Automatic S/R machines, closed loop communication systems, car code scanners.
  • Possess good communication skills

Probe Technical Recruitment, Maintenance Recruitment Specialists since 1994