Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Job Reference: WM – 2229

Location: West Midlands

Salary: £35,000 - £36,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer


  • Responsible for supporting all engineering breakdowns, diagnosing faults as soon as possible and replacement of machine parts
  • Rectifying all hydraulic, electrical, pneumatic and mechanical issues.
  • Enhancing, repairing and maintaining all the Plant, Equipment and Services within the manufacturing facility as per the preventative maintenance schedule and updating the maintenance log
  • Assist the installation and commission of new machinery and equipment with the support of specialist Tool Room Engineers
  • Involvement with improvement projects during planned downtime and identifying engineering solutions to maximise efficiency of the plant
  • To maintain a relationship with appropriate plant and services contractors/ suppliers and arrange for such suppliers to undertake the engineering works that are required through breakdowns, maintenance and project/ enhancement work.
  • To organise and maintain the technical database.
  • Order spares / consumables required to support the engineering activities that will be undertaken in house or by a contracted company.
  • Work closely with Production, Tool Change and Tool Room teams to effectively achieve the required engineering outcome.
  • Operate within key Engineering and Health & Safety codes.
  • Any other tasks as requested by Management.

About You:


  • Proven experience of working within a manufacturing environment.
  • 17th Edition Wiring Regulations
  • Level 3 NVQ or equivalent in Electrical or Multi Skilled Engineering
  • GCSE grade C or above or equivalent Maths & English
  • Proven working knowledge of plant maintenance and repair including: hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, electronic and mechanical systems
  • Able to read and understand electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic drawings
  • Able to work under pressure in a fast-growing business and meet tight deadlines
  • Understanding of health & safety processes and safe methods of working
  • Displays safe and considerate working practices
  • Having excellent time keeping and attendance.
  • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to follow instructions meeting personal and team objectives.
  • Showing a positive professional attitude to everyday challenges.
  • Actively looking for opportunity to make improvements.
  • Willingly identifying and engaging with continuous improvement initiatives.



  • PPM / TPM systems
  • Competent with IT
  • Competent communications at all levels of the business
  • Comply with safety and housekeeping rules at all times to maintain safe and tidy working area.
  • Talk to colleagues in a professional manner.

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