Maintenance Engineer

Permanent Full Time

Maintenance Engineer – Waste

Kings Cliffe – Northamptonshire


Astute are proudly partnered with one of the leading Waste Management specialists working within the Hazardous Waste sector across the UK. They are looking for an experienced Maintenance Fitter to join their established team at their processing facility in Kings Cliffe to support in ensuring all plant is running efficiently, safely in in compliance with legislation and regulations.

Roles & Responsibilities
You will be responsible for:

Reactive breakdown and planned preventative maintenance on plant and the general site
Manage the periodic checks on testing equipment. For example, pressure and level switches
Routine maintenance work and staying on top of breakdowns, with some aspects of improvements to reduce reoccurring issues.
Managing of projects as per business requirements. For example, assisting with contractor selection, contributing to site efficiency management and performance monitoring.
Record details from tasks using the internal reporting system to report plant and other incidents

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

City and Guilds in an engineering discipline
Electrical bias or multi-skilled
Welding certification (C&G or equivalent)
Basic level of electrical skills (preferred)

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

£35,000 – £40,000 basic salary
37.5 hour working week (Monday to Friday)
25 days holiday + bank holidays
Opportunity to work with one of the industry leaders in Waste Management

How to apply?
To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to (url removed) or call (phone number removed) to speak to Hannah Clarke who can tell you more.


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