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 Fitter

Heywood

Salary: £25,000 / £26,000

Benefits: 5% Pension, Life Assurance, Parking, Canteen, Generous holiday

Shift: Days only – But we will be start a Days Shift Rota towards the end of the year / Salary to increase for this change.

We are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Fitter, Please take a look at the information below:

  • The diagnosis, location and rectification of all mechanical faults on site, including pneumatic, hydraulic and steam systems.
  • Ensure all papermaking machinery and ancillary equipment is maintained in a satisfactory working order
  • Logging of all water, oil and gas readings and testing of steam boiler safety devices
  • Responding to emergency situations in a timely and effective manner
  • Plan out work and display initiative and common sense
  • Adhere to current Safe Systems of Work, lock off and permit to work procedures
  • Carry out all tasks in accordance with company Quality systems, hygiene standards and safe working practices
  • Maintain high standards of housekeeping in own working area and throughout the mill.

Ideally the right Mechanical fitter will hold:

  • Previous experience within a Mechanical Fitter role
  • NVQ / City & Guilds in Mechanical Engineering
  • Apprentice trained.

Flexibility is key to this role due to the shift a call out.

 

MULTI-SKILLED MAINTENANCE ENGINEER (ELECTRICAL / MECHANICAL) ABILITIES

LOCATION: WIGAN

INDUSTRY: DISTRIBUTION

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for Multi-Skilled maintenance engineer, who holds both electrical and mechanical abilities

Benefits for a Maintenance Electrician:

  • Salary: £32,569 
  • Shift: 3 Shift: Morning / Afternoons  / Nights  
  • Pension
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Life Assurance
  • 25 + 8 Days Holiday

Requirements of a Maintenance Electrician:

  • Minimum qualifications - ONC or equivalent in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering
  • Good electrical experience including effective isolation / testing / fault finding / working safely to 17th edition Wiring Regulations standards
  • Good operational knowledge of PLC and Inverter programming.
  • Able to work alone and within a small team
  • Experience in an automated process environment including packaging machinery, conveyors, wrapping machines, tray erectors and heat tunnels.
  • Flexible approach to working hours at short notice to meet customer requirements.
  • Possess good communication skills to facilitate effective reporting and the training of the Technicians.
  • PC literate as all spares ordering is in e-format.
  • Apprentice trained holding a formal qualification in Engineering

If you are interested in this Maintenance Electrician role, 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 : £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.

 

POSITION: HIGHER SKILLED MAINTENANCE ELECTRICIAN

LOCATION: WIGAN

This is an opportunity for a higher skilled maintenance electrician, we are looking for the right individual to hold very good skills on hardware - fault finding - also we ideally need this individual to have both fault finding and programming abilities with PLC’s: Siemens and Allen Bradley.

Benefits for a Maintenance Electrician:

  • Salary: £42,000 / £48,000
  • Pension
  • Generous Holiday
  • Overtime
  • Shift: Continental Shift: 4on - 4off (2 Days - 2 Nights)

The right candidate will hold experience:

  • Maintain and install all electrical machinery
  • Carry out planned preventative maintenance
  • Complete maintenance work orders, use of CMMS systems
  • Be able to communicate at all levels throughout the business
  • Electrically Biased - but holding a split on the mechanical Side
  • Knowledge of variable speed drives
  • Must be able to read schematic drawings
  • As mentioned, key to the role is the fault finding and programming experience with PLC’s / Hardware.
  • Must be time served holding relevant qualifications in electrical engineering
  • 17/18th IEE Wiring regulations
  • Proven experience within a similar role