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Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

  • Location:

    Tonbridge

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Allison

  • Contact email:

    aallison@pg-rec.com

  • Contact phone:

    0118 902 8800

  • Job ref:

    V-172052

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-11

  • Startdate:

    2022-07-11

Job Title - Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer

Location - Tonbridge, Kent

Salary - £35,000 to £40,000, dependent on experience

Term - Permanent

Hours - 40 hours per week, 6am - 2pm, 2pm - 10pm


Premier Group are recruiting for a Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer to join our client in Tonbridge to work on the service and maintenance of their manufacturing and production machinery.

The Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

• NVQ/ BTEC/ HNC Level 3 or similar in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering, Electrical/Mechanical Services
• Previous industry experience working in a similar manufacturing environment
• 3 years or more experience of working in a similar hands-on Maintenance Engineer role
• Safe, component knowledge of plant equipment and a good understanding of Health & Safety regulations
• Able to work well alone as well as part of a team
• 17th or 18th edition wiring regulations
• Be flexible to undertake shift work
• Highly responsible, reliable, and flexible with a strong work ethic


The Multiskilled Maintenance Engineering role will involve:

• Performing set maintenance schedules and procedures, the ethos of planned preventative maintenance (PPM)
• Responding to any emergency machine breakdowns too
• Overhauling and repair of all plant equipment
• Installation of new equipment and machines when required too
• Working with single phase and three phase electrical circuits
• You will always be seeking ways to continually improve operations
• Making sure regular inspection checks of electrical/mechanical safety equipment are done and cleaning control panels
• Monitoring fixed and mobile equipment
• Finding root causes to faults and repairing electrical breakdowns
• You will be responsible for supporting the running of their factory by resolving unplanned downtime and providing an overall quality maintenance service
• Working with high speed rotating machinery
• Fault finding, testing, and removal or adjustment of existing fittings, fixtures and parts

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up-to-date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.