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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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 : £35,000  
  • Pension
  • 30 Days Holiday
  • Parking
  • Canteen
  • Overtime  
  • Shift: Double Days 6am till 2pm / 2pm till 10pm

  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 of a Maintenance Engineer:

  • 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 don’t hesitate in calling Cheray Oakes or by sending your CV ASAP.

 

MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN 

LOCATION: MANCHESTER

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 Week on Afternoon 2pm till 10pm / 2 Weeks on Days 6am till 2pm

Requirements for 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 on this role then please call Cheray Oakes or send a copy of your CV ASAP.

 

ELECTRICALLY BIASED MAINTENANCE TEAM LEADER

LOCATION: MACCLESFIELD 

INDUSTRY: MANUFACTURING ORGANISATION  

Introduction:

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Team Leader - Electrically Biased, this opportunity is to join a leading organisation who is continually growing. Ideally the individual will hold previous experience within a Manufacturing organisation and will hold relevant experience within a Senior / Team leaders’ role. Its is key for this individual to be electrically Biased.

Benefits:

  • Salary: £38,000 - £40,000  
  • Shift: Days Only  
  • Pension
  • 26 + 8 Days Holiday
  • Life Assurance
  • Parking
  • Canteen  

Duties:

  • Conduct Annual performance reviews
  • Lead improvement project teams
  • Maintenance workplace organisation to a high standard
  • Fixed time management / Planned Preventative Maintenance
  • Machine refurbishments and upgrades
  • Risk assessments and safety audits
  • Authorise working hours
  • Produce monthly reports / KPI’s and Reviews
  • Implement company maintenance regimes
  • Total Preventative maintenance
  • Holding both Electrical and Mechanical Abilities 

Qualifications:

  • Apprentice trained
  • HNC / ONC in Electrical / Mechanical Engineering
  • Proven experience within a Supervisor / Team-leaders role
  • Flexibility is Key for this role
  • Great communications skill (Be able to communicate at all levels)

If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required, please don’t hesitate in calling Cheray Oakes or by sending your CV ASAP.

 

WORKSHOP BENCH ENGINEER / BENCH FITTER

SHIFT: DAYS ONLY

LOCATION: MANCHESTER

INDUSTRY: MANUFACTURING ORGANISATION

We are currently recruiting for a Workshop Bench Engineer / Fitter.

Benefits:

  • Salary: £28,000 / £30,000   
  • Pension
  • 22 + 5 Days Holiday
  • Uniform
  • Pension
  • Overtime Available

Requirements of a Workshop Bench Engineer / Bench Fitter:

  • Previous and proven experience within a Similar position within a Manufacturing organisation
  • Must hold experience with the following: Pumps, Motors, Hear-boxes, Fan Units and Rotating machinery
  • Apprentice trained holding a Full Engineering qualification
  • This individual will be required to assist all workshop or site engineers /
  • Good Communication skills and Decision-making skills
  • Ideally, we need this individual to hold experience within FMCG / Food / Manufacturing organisations.
  • Essential to this role is proven experience within a Similar position.

If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required, please don’t hesitate in calling Cheray Oakes or by sending your CV ASAP.

 

SITE ENGINEER - ELECTRICAL MECHANICAL ABILITIES

SHIFT: DAYS ONLY

LOCATION: MANCHESTER

INDUSTRY: MANUFACTURING ORGANISATION

We are currently recruiting for a Site Engineer who holds both Electrical and Mechanical abilities.

(Gas Safe Registered would be at an advantage)

Benefits:

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

Requirements of a Site Engineer:

  • Previous experience within a Site Engineer position - proven experience conducting electrical and mechanical work
  • Fault finding abilities is a must
  • Experience in Industrial electrical engineering / maintenance is essential to this role.
  • Experience with: PLC’s, Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Motors, Drives, Inverters, Conveyor systems, Pumps and Gearboxes
  • Apprentice trained holding a formal qualification within Electrical engineering /
  • Qualified to 17th / 18th edition
  • Flexibility is key as there may be a call out Rota in place

If the details look of interest and you hold the experience required, please don’t hesitate in calling Cheray Oakes or by sending your CV ASAP.

 

MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN

DONCASTER

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Electrician.

Benefits for a Maintenance Electrician:

  • Salary: £39,000  
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Life Assurance
  • Share Scheme
  • Generous Holiday
  • Permanent Nights - Sunday through to Thursday 9pm till 6am

Ideally the right Maintenance Electrician will hold:

  • Previous experience within a Heavy environment
  • Proven experience within a Maintenance electrician role
  • Proven experience with Siemens PLC’s - Fault finding abilities
  • Experience with: Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Inverters, Gearboxes, Conveyor systems, Lifting equipment.
  • Must be Apprentice trained holding a formal qualification within Electrical engineering.
  • 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 on this role then please call Cheray Oakes on 0121 321 4311 or send a copy of your CV ASAP.

 

MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN 

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Electrician to join a leading organisation based in the North West.

Benefits for a Maintenance Electrician:

  • Salary : £31,000 - £33,000
  • Pension
  • 31 Days Holiday
  • Parking   
  • Days Only

Ideally the right individual will hold the following:

  • Previous / proven experience within a Maintenance Electrician role
  • Fault finding abilities with Siemens S7 PLC’s
  • Experience with Hydraulics / Pneumatics / Conveyor systems / Inverters and Gearboxes
  • Ideally Multi-Skilled would be great – but Electrically biased is key
  • Proven experience within a Textiles environment would be good
  • Able to work a height and under pressure.
  • Ideally, we are looking for the individual to hold their 17th / 18th Edition / Apprentice trained holding a formal qualification in electrical engineering 

If you would like to know more about this Maintenance Electrician role then please call Cheray Oakes on 0121 321 4311 or send a copy of your CV ASAP.

 

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.

 

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.
 

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.