Maintenance Engineer




Jeanette Packer




Manufacturing & Engineering


26 days holiday, pension, life insurance, occasional weekend overtime (rota)

Start Date

Maintenance Engineer sought by a global automotive manufacturing organisation serving customers in over 150 countries, based at their Burton-upon-Trent plant on three rotating shifts.

The Role:

Reporting to the Senior Maintenance Technician, you’ll be responsible for helping to ensure the effective, efficient operation of all plant facilities over a three shift rotation. Your duties will include:

  • Maintenance of the assembly equipment and of the site as and when required.
  • Responding to breakdowns as and when they occur on the assembly equipment on an urgent basis
  • Close liaison with the Manufacturing Engineer in introduction of changes which affect facilities, safety or environment
  • Recording and analysing data from equipment failures
  • Liaising with, working with and co-coordinating the activities of outside contractors
  • Planning and carrying out Planned Preventative Maintenance activities
  • Assisting operations in improving uptime on the equipment by applying problem solving techniques
  • Working on bespoke assembly fixtures and conveyor systems, utilising knowledge with pneumatics, electrics and PLC systems (Siemens) as well as robotics and SCADA systems

The successful Maintenance Engineer should have:

  • Technical Diploma in a relevant subject
  • At least 2 years of experience in a maintenance environment
  • Siemens PLC knowledge is essential
  • Ability to cooperate with people of different levels inside/ outside the company and to interact with team to achieve team goals and business objectives
  • Ability to recognise, respond to customer expectations with a sense of urgency and even increase expectations
  • Ability to take full responsibility for decisions & results even when all elements are not under individual direct control
  • Ability to identify & eliminate health, safety, ergonomic & environmental hazards in the workplace
  • Desirable skills: 17th/18th Edition, MEWPs / Working at height and forklift truck licence

Benefits package includes:

  • Excellent salary
  • 26 days holiday, rising to 30 days
  • Pension scheme
  • Life insurance
  • Occasional overtime available (weekends rota)


Maintenance Engineer

Burton on Trent, Staffordshire

Excellent salary + benefits


Maintenance Technician | Shift Engineer | Mechanical | Electrical | Multi-Skilled


Burton upon Trent




United Kingdom



Job Type:



Full Time

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