Maintenance Engineer

Location: Aldershot

Salary: £30,000

Hours: Monday – Friday (Mon-Thu 7am to 4.30pm and Fri 7am to 12pm)

An excellent new opportunity working for a specialist technical manufacturing company. The purpose of this role is to maintain production by ensuring operation of machinery and mechanical equipment.

You will be required to carry out PPM on identified plant equipment, listing issues and any required replacement parts if the problem cant be fixed at the time.


Daily Duties:

Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on production machines as per company procedures; following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer’s instructions, and engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions.

Fault find problems by observing machinery in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.

Maintain the fabric of the building as well as ensuring all services (Water, Electric and Air) are inspected and maintained as per company procedures.

React to production breakdowns quickly ensuring all relevant personnel are aware of the machine status at all time.

Assist other departments when required to ensure Production requirements are met.

Using Mechanical and electrical Knowledge, assist in the design and manufacture/fabrication of Jigs and fixtures to aid Production

Fabricate repair parts and date stamps by using machine shop instrumentation and equipment.

Maintain equipment, parts, and supplies; anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies; raise purchase requisitions to maintain stock levels of frequently used parts

Conserve maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.

Provides mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests.

Any other Task requested by Management that helps the Company achieve its overall objectives.

Ensures that annual contracts are renewed and carried out by all contractors in a timely and safe manner in accordance with Company procedures.

Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; establishing personal networks.

Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.

Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Ensure that operating supplies are used economically as planned.

Assist in the control usage, order, and pick up of operating supplies.

Ensure you are working efficiently and to the required output expectations.


Person Specification:

Experience with ProtoTRAK CNC mill controls or similar and GE Fanuc series Oi CNC Lathe controls or similar are essential.

Knowledge of lean tools and applications, manufacturing processes and PLC programming.

Self-starter with ability to work independently under pressure and react quickly to changing priorities.

Trouble shooting skills and problem solving.

Able to work in selected teams and coordinate solutions.

Able to progress chase, internally as well as externally.

Good analytical, planning and organisational skills.

Strong interpersonal and communications skills English oral & written.

Qualifications desired but not essential: City and Guilds 2330 – electrical installation, NVQ Electrical Installation or 17th BS7671:2008.



25 days holiday

Workplace pension

Life cover 2 x annual salary