Maintenance Engineers (Mechanical and Electrical)

Job Reference: WM – 2403

Location: Leicester

Salary: Up to £45,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Maintenance Engineers (Mechanical and Electrical)


  • Diagnosing and fixing problems with manufacturing machines and mechanical parts
  • Working with machine operatives for machine set ups and change overs
  • Completing daily, weekly, monthly and yearly machine servicing
  • Advising management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous
  • Testing and inspecting electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures to ensure compatibility and safety of systems (Electrical Fitter only)
  • General housekeeping duties
  • Ensuring compliance with the Company’s policies including health and all good working practices within the factory

About You:

Essential Criteria

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience of completing plant and machinery maintenance/ electrical repairs
  • Ability to use mobile electronic equipment
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Good time management skills with the ability to prioritise workload in a systematic manner
  • Be hard working and conscientious using initiative to reach suitable resolutions without constant supervision
  • The ability to work calmly under pressure
  • Hold a valid driving licence
  • Willing to work shifts – days and afternoons

Desirable Criteria

  • Sound knowledge of hydraulics
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing

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