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Lead Maintenance Engineer

  • Location: Oldham
  • Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: General Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Contact: Rachel Oldfield
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: Dependent of availability
  • Expiry Date: 14 February 2024
  • Job Ref: MANRORTF_1707133130

Lead Maintenance Engineer


Permanent Position

Metalis are actively supporting a market leading supplier of bespoke pre-fabricated steel and mechanical products.

Established in 1969, this successful family business has grown significantly and is looking to add to their skilled maintenance team.

The Job:

  • Managing the maintenance schedule and implementing computerised maintenance scheduling software
  • Leading a team of 2 Maintenance specialists to carry out planned and reactive maintenance on a range of mechanical equipment.
  • Identify faults, diagnose and repair on stand alone machinery
  • Perform preventative maintenance.
  • Work closely with the production team to minimise downtime and optimise production output.
  • Maintain accurate records of all maintenance work and ensure that all equipment is safe and compliant with relevant legislation and standards.
  • Strong fault finding and diagnostic skills
  • Some manual work

Person Specification:

  • Must be apprentice trained with NVQ Level 3 in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Must have previous experience working as a Maintenance Engineer, although training on specific manufacturing processes will be provided.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Electrical knowledge would an distinct advantage

Days shift pattern 7am-4.30-Monday to Thursday & Friday 7.30am-3.30am, able to offer flexibility where necessary.

If you possess the skills and experience for the Maintenance Engineer role, please submit your latest CV.

A Recruitment Consultant will be in touch with all successful applications to discuss the company and role in more detail.