Mechanical Engineering Technician

JS Recruitment UK LTD - 30+ days ago
JS Recruitment UK LTD


An exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer with a mechanical bias to join a well-established FMCG client at their modern manufacturing facility near Pontefract.

The business has seen significant investment over the last 18 months with the installation of new machinery and technology providing a great platform for the successful candidate to grow and develop their career in a progressive and financially stable environment.

We are keen to speak with Mechanical Engineers who have demonstrable experience within a high-speed manufacturing environment along with a mechanical engineering qualification / or recognised mechanical apprenticeship.

Hours of work are:

Monday to Thursday 6am - 2pm Friday 6am to 11.30am
Monday to Thursday 2pm - 10pm Friday 11.30am to 5pm

On offer are excellent benefits including 12% company contribution pension scheme, 33 days holiday and free onsite parking.


Provide a maintenance and engineering service to production departments
Trouble shoot and fault find to maintain and enhance automated processes and machinery
Use cost effective methods and foresight to prevent problems occurring
Provide technical advice
Provide breakdown support
Assist in developing preventative maintenance plans
Report on engineering work and down time
Assist with the installation and commissioning of new machinery
Contribute to project work
Work effectively with colleagues at all levels
Update SOPs
Adhere to Health & Safety requirements all times


Mechanical Engineering qualification or apprentice trained
Experience working in a high-speed, manufacturing environment
Good knowledge and ability to fault find on mechanical installations
Good working knowledge of pneumatics and hydraulics systems
Basic electrical fault finding and knowledge of PLC's would be advantageuos
Good IT and numeracy skills

JS Recruitment UK Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. As soon as a decision has been reached, we will contact shortlisted applicants. If you are shortlisted, JS Recruitment UK Ltd will collect your personal data (which may include sensitive personal data). JS Recruitment UK Ltd will process your personal data for the purposes of providing you with work-finding services and/or information relating to roles relevant to you. We will only use your personal data in accordance with the terms included in the privacy notice which can be viewed on our website:
Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to notify unsuccessful applicants.

JS Recruitment is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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