Maintenance Engineer

Job Reference: WM - 1880

Location: Bedfordshire

Salary: £26,000-£28,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Maintenance Engineer – 


  • Maintaining all plant machinery to ensure safe, continual, and efficient operations.
  • Ensuring that periodic and preventive maintenance are appropriately scheduled and accomplished, and that emergency troubleshooting and maintenance support are readily provided as needed.
  • Electrical and mechanical maintenance of machinery
  • Hydraulics / pneumatics maintenance
  • Adhering to PPM schedules
  • Reactive and preventive maintenance
  • Achieving maintenance goals, activity scheduling and work completion to ensure manufacturing targets are continually achieved.
  • Update records of work activities, tasks carried out, parts used through stores and instruction passed on between shifts.
  • Work closely with manufacturers, suppliers and internal departments in finding ways to improve process and increase machine reliability and performance

About you:

  • To demonstrate subject matter depth and breadth in the Plant Operation and Maintenance competency
  • Maintenance and repair of injection moulding machinery or other types of plastics processing machinery
  • Extensive experience in electrical and manufacturing engineering
  • To demonstrate knowledge of plant operation principles, methods and processes.
  • The ability to handle day-to-day and strategic issues, operational requirements and support of a manufacturing facility.
  • To demonstrable analytical skills with sound problem solving ability.
  • To be a self-starter with initiative and be able to work individually and within a team with minimum supervision

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, If you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK