Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Based inIrvine

Published27th February 2018

Salary£34000 to £34000 p/a



I currently have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to be part of a growing manufacturing organisation based in North Ayrshire.

Our clients operate a strong manufacturing process, producing goods to extremely specific requirements for both UK and International customers. 

We are looking for someone who has gained experienced in an FMCG and/or GMP environment and having worked within a COMAH site would be a distinct advantage.

To carry out this role, you should have excellent maintenance system skills, ideally using electronic maintenance management systems, and having CMMS knowledge would be an advantage.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Maintain and repair all production and process manufacturing equipment.
  • To conduct PPM (planned preventative maintenance) tasks as required.
  • To prioritise workload in liaison with Engineering Manager, to provide the most effective maintenance service possible thus maximising production output.
  • Undertake On call duties as & when required by Engineering rota.
  • Must be a time-served Mechanical Engineer in a manufacturing / engineering
  • Ensure area of responsibility housekeeping is of a high standard
  • Complete engineering projects as assigned by management
  • Actively engage with suppliers to improve service levels and reduce costs.
  • Ensure that all Quality Systems are followed.


  • HNC/HND in Mechanical Engineering required (or equivalent)
  • Health and Safety knowledge
  • Full, clean driving license
  • Needs to be able to work independently and safely with minimal guidance
  • Excellent communication and customer services skills
  • Uses Microsoft Office tools, PC literate

  • You will work a Continental Shift Pattern 4 on/off, 12 hour shifts.
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