Specialising exclusively in Maintenance recruitment I cover the North West area where I have built great relationships & recruited for major organisations across a broad range of industry sectors & maintenance positions. I believe communication is key and even more so is listening to both candidates and client’s needs to ensure I have provided a timely and professional services.

Cheray Oakes

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Specialising exclusively in Maintenance recruitment I cover the North West area where I have built great relationships & recruited for major organisations across a broad range of industry sectors & maintenance positions. I believe communication is key and even more so is listening to both candidates and client’s needs to ensure I have provided a timely and professional services.

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MECHANICAL BIASED MAINTENANCE ENGINEER (PERMANENT NIGHTS)

MANUFACTURING ORGANISATION

We are actively seeking a Mechanical biased maintenance engineer to work a permanent Nights Shift within the Wigan location.

Benefits for a Maintenance Engineer:

  • Salary: £35,000 - £36,000  
  • Pension
  • 22 + 8 Days Holiday
  • Healthcare
  • Overtime
  • Shift: Permanent Nights - Sunday through to Friday  

Ideally the Maintenance Engineer will have the following:

  • Ideally, we are looking for this individual to hold experience with: Hydraulics & Pneumatics, quilting machines, and Sewing machines
  • Welding abilities: MIG & TIG
  • Experience with PLC - Fault finding abilities - Inputs and Outputs.
  • Holding experience in fault finding, repair and general maintenance of machinery
  • Able to read Schematic drawings and diagnose faults quickly
  • Strong health and safety knowledge
  • Excellent communicator / able to work well within a team
  • Ideally, we are looking for this individual to be Apprentice trained / holding a City & Guilds in Mechanical engineer / Electrical qualifications at an advantage & 17th Edition
  • Must be flexible and Happy to work permanent nights.
 

POSITION: MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN 

LOCATION: MANCHESTER

 

Introduction:

 

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Electrician, the ideal candidate will hold both Mechanical and Electrical abilities and ideally to have previous experience within an automotive environment.

Benefits for a Maintenance Electrician:

  • Salary: £41,000
  • Pension
  • Sick pay
  • 23 + 8 Days Holiday
  • Productive Bonus
  • Healthcare  
  • Rotating Shift Work: 4 Weeks on Nights 10pm till 6am / 2 Weeks on Afternoon 2pm till 10pm / 2 Weeks on Days 6am till 2pm

Requirements of a Maintenance Electrician:

  • We are ideally looking for a Multi-Skilled maintenance engineer - holding Electrical and mechanical abilities (Electrically biased).
  • Must hold experience within the following: PLC’s Siemens Schneider, Mitsubishi - fault finding abilities, ABB and FANUC Robots
  • Experience within Hydraulics & Pneumatics / mechanical equipment / Variable speed drives
  • Flexibility is key to this role due to the shift in place - it is key you are happy with the shift.   
  • Must be Apprentice trained holding a ONC / HNC in electrical engineer, also holding their 17th / 18th IEE Wiring regulations.

If you would like to know more about this Maintenance Electrician role then please send your CV ASAP.

 

MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN

ENVIRONMENT: PACKAGING

We are currently looking for a Maintenance Electrician to join a leading packaging organisation based in the Manchester location, Ideally this individual will hold experience within a Packaging / Manufacturing environment and hold experience with Plastic injection moulding.

Benefits for a Maintenance Electrician:

  • Salary: £35,000 / £36,000
  • Pension
  • 25 + 8 Days Holiday
  • Working Days Only - Monday to Friday

Key Requirements of a Maintenance Electrician:

  • Experience with Packaging Machinery, Injection moulding machinery
  • Fault finding abilities with PLC’s: Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi or Siemens
  • Abilities with Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • Motors and Drives, Inverters, Conveyors,
  • Ideally this individual with be flexible and open to working shifts
  • Ideally the Maintenance Electrician will be Apprentice trained holding either an HNC or City & Guilds in Electrical Engineering.

 

ELECTRICAL TEST ENGINEER (OVERSEAS WORK)

LOCATION : MANCHESTER

INDUSTRY : MANUFACTURING / CHEMICAL   

We are actively seeking an Electrical Test Engineer - Service Engineer.

This position requires the individual to be Flexible as they will be required to work overseas.

Benefits:

  • Salary: £35,000 - £42,000
  • Pension
  • 25 + 8 - 3 Days Holiday
  • Mobile
  • Laptop
  • Company Credit Card.
  • Shift : This will be Days   

We are looking for this individual to hold the follow experience:

  • (Electrical Test Engineer) - Service position - Overseas travel will be required.
  • Previous experience within a Similar role I.E. Service / Electrical Test engineer.
  • Proven experience within a Similar role I.E. working overseas.
  • Great knowledge of Industrial Control systems and Electrical Panels.
  • Must have PLC experience I.E Fault finding and Program modifications. Ideally holding experience with Siemens.
  • Must be a great communicator and hold good writing Skills / Ideally computer Literate.
  • Electrically test all machinery to ensure that all pre-commissioning checks are carried out
  • Must be Apprentice trained holding a formal qualification in Electrical engineering.

If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required, please send your CV ASAP.

 

MAINTENANCE ENGINEER - MECHANICALLY BIASED

LOCATION: ROCHDALE

INDUSTRY: MANUFACTURING ORGANISATION

A position has become available for a Maintenance Engineer - Mechanically Biased.

Benefits for a Maintenance Engineer:

  • Salary : £28,000 - £30,000
  • Pension
  • 30 Days Holiday
  • Parking
  • Canteen
  • Overtime  
  • Shift: Days only

Experience with the following Equipment:

  • Previous experience within a mechanical biased role
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing / FMCG Environment
  • Proven mechanical abilities
  • Apprentice trained holding a formal qualification in mechanical engineering.
  • The job holder should be able to work on any piece of equipment within the production department in which he is based to undertake a variety of planned preventative maintenance tasks on all machines.
  • To resolve mechanical breakdowns on all equipment within the production departments quickly and efficiently.
  • To 'fine-tune' equipment after a changeover to maximise performance efficiencies.
  • To be able to programme and understand all the functions of microprocessor-controlled equipment.
  • Carry out Preventative Maintenance activities as appropriate.

Qualifications:

  • Apprentice trained
  • Formal qualification in mechanical engineer
  • Previous experience within a Manufacturing organisation  

If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required, please send your CV ASAP.

 

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER / MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN

LOCATION: MANCHESTER

INDUSTRY: MANUFACTURING ORGANISATION

A position has become available for an Electrical Engineer to join an organisation based in the Manchester Location.

Benefits:

  • Shift: Days Only
  • Salary: £31,000 - £34,000  
  • Pension
  • Company Van
  • Mobile
  • Laptop
  • Tools
  • 22 + 5 Days Holiday
  • Uniform
  • Pension
  • Overtime Available.

Requirements of an Electrical Engineer:

  • (MUST have a Qualification in Testing and Inspection)
  • Ideally, we are looking for an individual who hold proven experience within an Electrical Engineer role
  • Fault finding abilities is a must
  • Experience with: PLC’s, Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Motors, Drives, Inverters, Conveyor systems,
  • The right individual will hold experience within Manufacturing organisations.
  • You will be assisting a number of clients through-out the Manchester location.
  • Apprentice trained holding a formal qualifications within Electrical engineering /
  • 2391 Testing and Inspection Qualification is required for this role.

If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required, please send your CV ASAP.

 

POSITION: MECHANICAL FITTER / MACHINE BUILDER 

LOCATION: WA14 4LF

We are actively seeking a Maintenance Fitter / Assembler.

Company: Manufacturing Organisation.

Benefits:

  • Salary: £26,500
  • Pension
  • 33 days holiday
  • Healthcare
  • Overtime
  • Shift: Days / Monday - Friday

Ideally the Maintenance Fitter / Assembler will hold:

  • Experience with: Servo Motors, Gearboxes, Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • Flexibility is a must
  • Apprentice Trained
  • Holding at least 5 years within a similar position
  • Holding an HNC / NVQ Level 3 in Mechanical Engineering

Requirements of  a Mechanical Fitter / Assembler:

  • The applicant should be experienced in all aspects of mechanical engineering from bench assembly work to using small basic machine tools. He/she should be experienced in working with pneumatics, hydraulics and competent with basic electrics. Knowledge of working and assembling servo motors, gearboxes and associated equipment would be an advantage.
  • The fitter is employed to carryout assembly of any of the company’s equipment in line with guidelines and instructions.
  • The fitter will be required to operate tools, including a centre lathe, milling machine, grinders, drills etc. and to carry out simple modification work of parts manufactured by subcontractors if required.
  • The fitter will carry out simple welding as part of a drum assembly process.
  • The fitter will assist other members of the production team when required.
  • Carry out installation and service work in accordance with the company guide lines and procedures with consideration to the budgeted costs in any country worldwide to which machines are supplied. Overseas travel of approximately 10 weeks per year will be required.
 

MECHANICAL MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

LOCATION: DONCASTER

We are currently looking for a Mechanically Biased Maintenance Engineer - Mechanically Biased to working a Permanent Night Shift - (NO WEEKENDS)

Benefits:

  • Salary: £37,793 
  • Shift: Permanent Nights - Sunday through to Thursday 9pm till 6am 
  • Pension
  • 25 + 8 Days
  • Sick Pay
  • Childcare Vouchers and More

Main Responsibilities for the Mechanical Biased Engineer:

  • Carrying out essential maintenance on all aspects of the production lines,
  • Working through a programme of PPM and helping develop the agility maintenance system.
  • Attending breakdowns, ensuring machine safety standards are kept to the highest level and ensuring critical spares are maintained to ensure minimal downtime of the machinery.
  • Improving factory OEE through development and innovation of the production facility. 

Skill Set & Qualifications:

  • Previous experience within a Mechanical Biased Role
  • Experience with Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • Arc / MIG Welding abilities / Fabrication Skills
  • Grinding / Cutting / Conveyor systems
  • Ideally, we are looking for an Apprentice trained mechanical engineer
  • Holding a formal qualifications within Mechanical engineering.

If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required, please send your CV ASAP.

 

MULTI-SKILLED MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN / HOLDING ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL ABILITIES

LOCATION: MANCHESTER

INDUSTRY: HEAVY ENVIRONMENT  

We are actively recruiting for X2 Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician to join a Leading organisation based in the Manchester location

Benefits:

  • Salary : £36,542   
  • Pension
  • 25 + 8 Days Holiday
  • Shift: Working a rotating Shift (Week 1: 3 Days on / Week 2: 4 Days on) - Call out rota in place for a Couple of Days

We are looking for this individual to hold the follow experience:

  • Previous Experience within a Multi-Skilled maintenance Technician / Maintenance Electrician or Maintenance engineer’s role.
  • Previous and proven experience within a Heavy / Recycling environment or FMCG
  • Proven experience with PLC’s Siemens S5 - Fault finding abilities, Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Conveyor systems, Motors and Drives
  • To hold good problem-solving skills
  • Good Communications Skills is key
  • Ability to working fast-paced environment
  • Very proactive and a can-do attitude
  • We are looking for this individual to hold an Electrical / mechanical apprenticeship
  • Holding an HNC / HND in electrical or mechanical engineering

 If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required, please send your CV ASAP.

 

MULTI-SKILLED MAINTENANCE ENGINEER - ELECTRICALLY BIASED

LOCATION: MANCHESTER

I am currently recruiting on behalf a leading organisation based in the Manchester Area.  I am looking for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer - Electrically Biased to work a 3 Shift Rota. Please take a look at the details below.

Benefits for a Maintenance Engineer:

  • Salary : £35,000
  • Standard Company Pension
  • 25 + 8 Days Holiday
  • Shift: Shift Work  

Skills ideally to be held by a Maintenance Engineer:

  • Holding Electrical and mechanical abilities - (Electrically Biased)
  • Holding Fault finding abilities on Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • PLC’s experience - Fault finding abilities
  • Previous experience with Computer controlled equipment
  • Mechanical abilities: Bearings, Shafts and seal replacements
  • Basic welding abilities would be at an advantage
  • Thermal oil and Bitumen awareness

Requirements of a Maintenance Engineer:

  • Apprentice Trained ideally
  • NVQ Level 3 in Electrical engineering / Mechanical engineering
  • Hold your 17th IEE Wiring Regulations
  • Previous experience within a similar role
  • Flexible to work the 3 Shift Rota
  • Able to work within a team and you’re your own initiative

If the above looks of interest please don’t hesitate in calling, contact Cheray Oakes on 0121 321 4311.

 

MAINTENANCE ENGINEER - MECHANICALLY BIASED

LOCATION: ESSEX

INDUSTRY: HEAVY INDUSTRY

Introduction:

We are actively recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer - Mechanically biased to join a leading organisation based in the Essex location.

Are you looking for JOB Security and a new challenge, if so, please take a look at the details below?

Benefits for a Maintenance Engineer:

  • Salary : £37,000  
  • Pension
  • 25 + 8 Days Holiday
  • Shift : Monday to Friday Role (48 hours per week) - 2 Nights on Call - Shared between current team  

Ideally, we are looking for the following experience:

  • Previous Experience within Maintenance engineer role - Proven experience
  • Previous and proven experience within a Heavy manufacturing plant
  • Proven experience with Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Conveyor systems, Lifting equipment, Grinders and Granulators.

Skills Required of a Maintenance Engineer:

  • Ideally, we are looking for welding and fabrication skills
  • To hold good problem-solving skills
  • Good Communications Skills is key
  • Ability to working fast-paced environment
  • Very proactive and a can-do attitude
  • Flexibility is key as there will be a call out Rota that is Shared between the current Team.
  • Holding an HNC / HND in mechanical engineering / City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3.
  • Apprentice trained.

 If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required, please send your CV ASAP.

 

MAINTENANCE ENGINEER - MECHANICALLY BIASED

LOCATION: WARRINGTON

INDUSTRY: CHEMICAL

Introduction:

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a Mechanical biased maintenance engineer to join a leading organisation within the Warrington location.

Benefits for a Maintenance Engineer:

  • Salary: £37,000 
  • Shift: Days Monday to Friday
  • Call out Rota in place.
  • Pension 9%
  • 30 Days holiday
  • Medical
  • Healthcare
  • Childcare Vouchers

Duties of a Maintenance Engineer:

  • To carry out Planned maintenance schedules
  • Inspect, maintenance and adjustments of mechanical plant equipment

Requirements of a Maintenance Engineer:

  • To hold experience with: Pumps, Blowers, Conveyors, Piping systems, High speed micronisers / Mills, Packaging machines and hydraulics equipment.
  • Must be flexible and happy to work a call out rota / Weekend duties if required
  • Have the ability to undertake basic electrical / instrumentation tasks.
  • We are looking for this mechanical engineer to hold proven experience within a similar role
  • Must hold an Apprenticeship and hold a HNC in mechanical engineering
  • Ideally, we are looking for this individual to have worked within a chemical organisation.

If you are interested in this position, then please send your CV ASAP.