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Maintenance Engineer

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Maintenance Engineer (Mon - Fri / Early and Late shifts)
Sittingbourne, Kent (Commutable from: Rochester, Gillingham, Rainham, Maidstone, Faversham, Minster on Sea)
£35,000 - £40,000 + Extensive Training + Progression + Bonus + 22 days Holiday + Excellent Benefits

Do you have experience as a Maintenance Engineer or a minimum of an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent? Are you looking to develop your skillset and become a technical expert for a growing industry?

Excellent opportunity for an ambitious Maintenance Engineer to join a well-established manufacturing company that work with a wide range of products and clients across the UK.

This specialist company is a leader in their market, designing, testing and manufacturing a variety of products. The company has invested in state-of-the-art machinery and tools, and despite the recent pandemic they have continued to stay busy, therefore, presenting a great time for an Maintenance Engineer to join this expanding company.

In this role will be maintaining machinery, minimising machinery downtime, and responding to emergency repairs across a variety of departments within the company.

The ideal candidate will have experience in maintenance position and looking to further train and develop their skills to become a specialist engineer. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to work in a highly varied and interesting position.

The Role:

  • Maintenance of machines across different departments
  • General site maintenance
  • Shift based role with a weekly rotation (07:00-15:00 - 15:00-23:00)
  • £35,000 - £40,000 + Extensive Training + Progression + Bonus + 22 days Holiday + Excellent Benefits


The Candidate:

  • Experience as a Maintenance Engineer or a minimum of an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent
  • Willing to work on a shift basis
  • Eager to train and learn new skills

Reference Number: BBBH172512

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Ewan MacLean at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.


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