Maintenance Engineer

Location: Gloucestershire

Salary: £38k - 43k per year

Type: All

Closing Date: 31/12/2021

My prestigious client based in Stonehouse, Stroud are looking to recruit a Maintenance Engineer. You will be joining a leading global manufacturer in the automotive industry with a high level of quality, excellent benefits package and opportunities to progress within the department. You will work a 3 shift pattern (06:00 – 14:00 / 14:00 – 22:00 / 22:00 – 06:00) plus 8 “Maintenance Days” (dedicated Saturday working days). The salary for this position is £38,000 – £43,000 inclusive.

Roles and Responsibilities of a Maintenance Engineer:

  • Respond to machine breakdowns and Assembly and Test area breakdowns with a view to minimising downtime and improving long term machine reliability.
  • Use of appropriate root cause analysis tools 5 WHY & MBR
  • Carry out routine Planned Preventative Maintenance.
  • Accurately record all maintenance tasks performed on an electronic reporting system (CMMS).
  • Train Operators and Craft in performing First Line and Planned Maintenance Activities as and when required.
  • Liaise with machine tool suppliers/representatives for the purchase of machine tool spares and resolution of problems requiring 3rd party support

Skills and Attributes of a Maintenance Engineer:

  • Be conversant with Electricity at Work Regulations, COSHH and Safety at Work Regulations
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience of working in a machine tool, assembly or test production environment.
  • Experience with Assembly and Test Equipment.
  • Experience with high accuracy automated grinding, turning, milling CNC machines.
  • Ability to read Pneumatic, Electrical & Hydraulic Schematics.
  • Multi-skilled with practical experience in CNC/PLC fault finding and repair. Complete understanding and experience of mechanical and electrical disciplines (40/60 split).


  • A recognised engineering apprenticeship.
  • HNC qualified, or equivalent experience.


  • Pension.
  • Onsite parking.
  • Competitive holiday allowance.
  • Modern working facilities.
  • Progression opportunities.

If this role sounds of interest to you, apply today to Elliott @ RE Recruitment today.

RE acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

RE Recruitment would like to thank you for applying for the above role. We do try to come back to all applications however if you have not heard from a consultant within 5 working days, this unfortunately means that you have been unsuccessful.




Salary£38k - 43k per year
Job ReferenceEK0312DME
Contract TypeAll
Closing Date31/12/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted03/12/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Elliott Keightley

Recruitment Consultant


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