Machine Technician - Mechanical Engineer

  • Job Reference: 38433
  • Date Posted: 2 October 2019
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £22,000 to £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Training + Shift Allowence
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Perm
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maintenance Technician/Production Engineer
Huddersfield - Up to £30k + Training + Career Development


Are you looking for a new challenge and to join a growing company with great career prospects? Stafflex are seeking on behalf of our well established client to employ Machine Technicians to work within our busy Production Engineering team. You will be responsible for the size changing, setting, routine maintenance, fault finding and hands-on repair of a variety of filling and packing equipment.

The objective of the role is to improve performance, maximise reliability and extend the flexibility of the machinery and equipment.

Experience of working within a Mechanical Maintenance, Production Engineering environment within Manufacturing would be an advantage, but this is not essential as full specialist training will be given. To be considered for this role you must have one of the following:

· Completed a recognised Engineering Apprenticeship
· NVQ Level 3 in Engineering and at least two years' relevant experience
· BTEC Diploma in Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering and at least two years' relevant experience

This is a great development opportunity for an ambitious and motivated individual with a mechanical aptitude. You will be required to work on your own initiative as well as working within a team. We are looking for a passionate and driven person, with willingness to learn further.

Rotating double day shift - The morning shift will operate between 6.00am and 1.36pm Monday to Friday. The afternoon shift will operate between 1.30pm and 10.00pm Monday to Thursday and between 1.30pm and 5.30pm on a Friday.

Some weekend working will be required. In return you will receive a rewarding shift allowance on top of your annual salary, above statutory pension, 24 days annual leave per year plus statutory holidays, good working conditions, subsidised canteen and a cycle to work scheme is available.

Please call the Engineering team on 01484 351010