Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bishop Auckland, England
Salary: £36000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-06-13
Reference: BH-110065
Contact Name: Jemma Chesworth
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 14, 2019 10:05

Job Description

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer – Bishop Auckland - £36K basic plus bonus

  • Are you looking to further your mechanical maintenance career within a stable and growing heavy manufacturing industry?
  • Are you apprentice trained or have equivalent qualifications in mechanical engineering?
  • Are you eager for on-going personal development and training to aid in career progression?
A leading manufacturing of construction materials is looking for a committed and professional Mechanical Engineer to work alongside the maintenance team; ensuring downtimes are kept to a minimum and to increase production. This will be a panama continental shift pattern, working days and nights with every other weekend off.


  • Essential mechanical maintenance
  • Attending breakdowns as and when they occur quickly but methodically
  • Improving OEE
  • Adhering to high health and safety standards at all times
  • Working to the PPM schedule
Essential skills

  • Apprentice trained Mechanical Maintenance Engineer – Level 3 or equivalent
  • Good IT skills
  • Heavy industry experience
  • UK Driving licence
  • Pneumatics and Hydraulics
  • Basic welding
  • Bearing fitting
  • Mechanical fault finding
Desirable Skills

  • ONC Mechanical Engineering
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing
  • Control of contractors and external suppliers
  • Knowledge of cutting and grinding regulations

  • £36,000 basic salary
  • Shift allowance
  • Production bonus ongoing training and development
  • Career progression
  • Other employee benefits
Key Words:

mechanical, engineer, maintenance, industrial, manufacturing, welding, fault find, breakdown, PPM, weld, fabrication, mechanical maintenance, engineering, reactive maintenance, construction materials