Mechanically Biased Maintenance Engineer Role – Theo James Recruitment

Mechanically Biased Maintenance Engineer Role

Mechanically Biased Maintenance Engineer Role – Circa will be £36,000 PLUS OVERTIME  

Location: Gateshead    
Shifts: 3 shift pattern (Earlies, Lates, Nights)

A FANTASTIC position has arisen with an award winning company, due to the growth of the department and organization.

The Company: 

A fantastic opportunity has arisen with a successful growing company, who is a leading manufacturer and a specialist within their industry who are looking for an experienced Mechanically Biased Maintenance Engineer. The company have a low turnover of staff and pay huge attention to the training of their employee’s.

The Position:

We are looking for a Maintenance Engineer, who is Mechanically Biased to fulfill a permanent position to report into the Maintenance Manager daily. This position requires experience of working within a Manufacturing industry, automotive or FMCG would be ideal.

Skills & Requirements 
of a Maintenance Engineer:  

Understanding of drawings

Hydraulics and Pneumatics experience

Time Served – Apprenticeship

LEAN manufacturing knowledge

Providing planned maintenance activities within a fast paced, high volume environment.

Repairing and maintaining a host of semi-automated and automated machinery.

To showcase a high degree of multi-skilling and be comfortable delivering mechanical duties.

To systematically establish the cause of failure in equipment.

To identify root causes wherever possible and communicate with relevant personnel.

Maintaining a safe and tidy working environment.

Ensuring health & safety regulations are followed.

Completing the actions arising from root causes.

There will also be an on-call element to this role.



Maintain and develop the PPM schedule

To drive KPI’s and success within the maintenance department

Hands on approach to trouble shooting and conducting the root cause analysis

Rectification of PLC’s and fault finding

Potential installation of machinery

Why Should You Apply?

Fantastic Opportunity to join a company who offer opportunities for progression and pay real attention to their employees.

Competitive salary with fantastic company benefits

Be part of a positive working environment

Growing Company


Theo James Recruitment specialise in Manufacturing & Engineering recruitment across the following disciplines. 

Supply Chain/Logistics, Management

Quality – Engineering, Management

Design – Engineer, Management

Maintenance – Technician, Engineer, Management

Production / Process Engineering

Health, Safety & Environmental

Project Engineering, Management

Leadership and Management


Job Information

Job Reference: 38015
Salary From: £36000
Salary To: £36000
Job Industries: Maintenance
Job Locations: North East
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Maintenance Technician - Mechanical Bias

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