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Job Description

Job title: Maintenance Engineer
Location: Coventry
Salary: Up to 36,000 p.a. + Shift allowance
Hours: Monday - Friday (Rotating double days)
A leading independent manufacturer and supplier of meat & poultry products to the food markets and retail sectors are currently seeking a Maintenance Engineer to join their in-house Maintenance function.

The Role
As Maintenance Engineer the successful candidate will provide a pro-active approach to the prevention of equipment failure and ensuring the appropriate schedule PM is carried out as planned.


Carrying out work assignments always issued by the Maintenance Manager whilst maximizing effectiveness of the shift .
Following all work instructions, procedures, and job descriptions at all times.
Resolving mechanical/electrical problems in a timely fashion.
Order spare parts as required on shift if unavailable from stock and contact contractors/suppliers as required to maintain the required standards.
Ensuring all parts are removed from stores whilst on shift and are booked out of stores in the correct way.
Identify and analyse problems before crises and determine appropriate action and follow-up.
Working closely with production teams whilst liaising QA, Logistics and Warehouse as required.

The successful candidate for the position of Maintenance Engineer will:

Be a time served apprenticeship
Be electrical bias
Three years' work experience within a manufacturing environment is essential

17th edition qualification
Desirable skills - PLC, pneumatics, hydraulics, temperature, instrumentation, welding and FLT license holder

WorkForce manufacturing are responsible for placing several hundred dedicated operatives out to work every day across the West Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Order picking, Warehouse, Stores, Despatch, Packing, Assembly, Machine operating and FLT Driving. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.