Maintenance Engineer | Orion Electrotech

Maintenance Engineer

£40000 - £50000 per year

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Maintenance Engineer

Location: Enstone-Chipping Norton, UK
Shift Schedule:4 on / 4 off rotating shift pattern (Week 1: 6am - 4:30pm, Week 2: 10am - 8:30pm)

Join our dynamic team as a Maintenance Engineer/Electrical Technician and enjoy a fantastic work-life balance! We are seeking talented individuals to support both reactive and preventative maintenance activities at our Enstone site. This role offers an exceptional opportunity to work only 6 months a year, ensuring you have ample time for personal pursuits.

Key Responsibilities of this Maintenance Engineer position:
- Maintenance Tasks: Conduct planned preventative maintenance and execute reactive maintenance to minimise downtime.
- Equipment Handling: Work with heavy machinery such as drag chain conveyors, screw conveyors, belt and bucket elevators, mixing equipment, weighing equipment, boilers, and steam plant.
- Electrical and Mechanical Safety: Safeguard the site both electrically and mechanically, ensuring all tasks are completed safely.
- Plant Operations: Swiftly resolve plant breakdowns, engage and motivate teams, and maintain a productive environment.
- Health and Safety: Ensure compliance with health and safety, feed safety, and quality standards.

Experience and Qualifications required for this Maintenance Engineer position:
- Education: Relevant qualifications such as NVQ, B-tech, or City & Guilds. City & Guilds Electrical qualification desired.
- Experience: Previous experience in production, manufacturing, or FMCG environments. PLC fault-finding experience is advantageous.
- Skills: Good knowledge of health and safety legislation. Experience with maintenance systems and confined space, welding/fabrication qualifications, 18th Edition, PASAM, FLT, BOAS is a plus but not required.

Benefits of this Maintenance Engineer position:
- Work-Life Balance: 4 on / 4 off shift pattern allowing you to work just 6 months a year. Plus on call 1 in 4. Paid at 1.5 rate - Minimum 3 hours.
- Annual Leave: 20 days of leave.
- Training: Internal and external training courses provided.
- PPE: Full PPE including clothing and boots provided.
- Group Benefits: Matched pension up to 10%, enhanced family and financial benefits, discount portals, and more.

Join us today and be part of a small, supportive team that prioritizes safety and fosters a family-like work environment. If you have experience with heavy equipment, plant, or FMCG, and are eager to contribute to continuous improvement initiatives, we want to hear from you! Apply now to take your career to the next level.

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