Point Professional Recruitment Ltd
13th June 2022
St Ives, United Kingdom
Job Type


Maintenance Engineer

£Salary negotiable plus bonus and benefits

The Purpose of the Maintenance Engineer

The purpose of the role is to maintain service and improve the plant at our St Ives clients clean and well organised site. This involves fault finding in all aspects of mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and process problems.

Main duties for the Maintenance Engineer

Reporting into the Maintenance Supervisor, your responsibilities will include

•Assist with carrying out planned and routine maintenance across the site in an accurate, timely and safe manner ensuring maintenance procedures and safe systems of work are followed
•Ensuring that statutory maintenance and testing obligations are undertaken, and records kept up to date
•Installation of new plant, machinery and equipment and making sure existing plant, machinery and equipment runs smoothly
•Responding to site requests via the work request system
•Statutory testing on building systems, including but not limited to, fire alarm and emergency lighting systems and recording of testing;
•Performing daily housekeeping around the site
•Portable Appliance Testing
•General handyman tasks as an when required
•Dealing with plumbing and drainage issues
•Assisting with manual handling, moving furniture and other items as and when required whilst assisting with internal desk moves
•Regular liaison with internal departments and contractors

Person and Skills set for the Maintenance Engineer

Good written and verbal communication skills
The ability to deal confidently with external contractors
A willingness to work flexibly as part of a small team
A pro-active approach and practical, hands-on approach to problem solving
Excellent all round mechanical knowledge and experience

Experience in a similar role providing maintenance services within a manufacturing environment
Completion of a recognised qualification in Electrical and/or Mechanical engineering
Experience dealing with external suppliers and contractors
An understanding and appreciation of health and safety and environment legislation in relation to this role


Knowledge of legionella prevention and control;
Knowledge of HVAC systems would be advantageous;
Experience using Building Management Systems;
18th Edition wiring regulations;
Portable Appliance Testing Certificate;
Full Driving licence.

Hours of work for the Maintenance Engineer
Permanent full time basis, working rotating shifts between 6.00am - 2.00pm (Monday to Friday) and 2.00pm - 10.00pm (Monday to Thursday) and 10.00am - 6.00pm (Friday).

Benefits Package for the Maintenance Engineer

Yearly Bonus
Holidays plus bank holidays
Subsidised Canteen
Fully Operational Gym on site
Discount on a variety of health benefits
Discount on company goods
Sports and Social club
Close to amenities

Fantastic working environment and team of people. The company have high values, respect and team working ethos. Well organised and post available due to retirement.

For more information please contact Lisa Parsons


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