Maintenance Engineer

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Maintenance Engineer
SOLIHULL, West Midlands
Interim Position

VLA 5242329

Posted: 15th December 2023 11:09
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  • Pay Rate:

    £22.43 per hour PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    36, staggered four shift rota (Fri / Sat / Sun / Mon), 08:30-18:00

  • This opening assignment is for 3-4 months

  • SOLIHULL, West Midlands,

    B92 0LP

What's involved with this role:

Interim Maintenance Engineer

Reference no: VLA 5242329

Pay rate: £22.43 per hour PAYE

Hours per week: 36, staggered four shift rota (Fri / Sat / Sun / Mon), 08:30-18:00

This opening assignment is for 3-4 months

City: SOLIHULL, West Midlands

A Maintenance Engineer is required to carry out planned and reactive maintenance tasks on all assets across sites. To work a staggered four shift rota (Fri / Sat / Sun / Mon).

Key responsibilities:

  • Fault finding, installing and maintaining plant, equipment and infrastructure.
  • Occasional working at height requirements.
  • Assisting during major maintenance periods, shut downs and outages.
  • PLC and control wiring fault diagnosis.
  • Apply problem solving techniques to diagnose, remedy and report plant defects and propose improvements to the Maintenance Manager
  • Maintain accurate maintenance records.
  • Assist with the coaching of others to ensure that they gain the appropriate level of exposure to working practices, and the experience that they need to progress.
  • Support the Production Team.


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If you are successful in securing this role, please note that for the entire duration of this contract, regardless of extension you will be working this role at the PAYE rate that has been advertised. For absolute clarity, we only work on a PAYE basis, rather than entertaining umbrella pay terms, we do not offer Ltd/umbrella or outside IR35 rates. If you wish to understand PAYE vs Umbrella more, please let us know and we can send you some additional information for clarity.

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:


  • Time served Maintenance Engineer who is electrically and mechanically competent in three-phase and single-phase power, control circuits and equipment fault finding.
  • NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, with 17th or 18th Edition status preferable.


Experience & Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics.
  • Proven experience within heavy industrial engineering.
  • Excellent Health and Safety awareness.


Skills & Abilities:

  • Able to work with flexibility.
  • Good team worker.
  • A positive attitude.
  • Strong IT skills including Microsoft packages or equivalent (e.g. G Suite).


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Job Ref: VLA 5242329
Maintenance Engineer
Client Category: Private Sector

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Client Category: Private Sector

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