Maintenance Engineer




Multi-Skilled Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Maintenance Engineers


£38,000 to £40,000 Per Annum


£40K pa - Day Shifts - Private Healthcare


Knutsford, Cheshire

Contract Type:


Maintenance Engineer

This is a fantastic opportunity for an Electrically Biased Maintenance Engineer to join an expanding manufacturing business situated in Knutsford.

About the company:

A forward-thinking company that is making its mark in the industry. With a focus on innovation, growth, and friendly working atmosphere, they are dedicated to delivering high-quality products to their customers. 

They have recently invested significantly in new production lines and have even more exciting plant investment projects on the horizon. As a Maintenance Engineer, in additional to carrying out day-to-day maintenance, you’ll also have the chance to play a crucial role in supporting and driving these projects forward.

About the role:

You'll be an integral part of a tight-knit engineering team. Collaborating closely with your fellow engineers, you'll ensure the smooth operation of automated production machinery and site services.  Responding to breakdowns, conducting planned maintenance, and troubleshooting electrical and mechanical issues will be among your key responsibilities. 

  • Execute planned maintenance schedules to ensure optimal machine performance.
  • Rapid response to production breakdowns to minimise downtime.
  • Diagnose and resolve electrical and mechanical faults.
  • Test and replace parts/components such as sensors, motors, belts, bearings, and pumps.
  • Contribute to general building maintenance and site services.
  • Actively support capital projects and machinery upgrades.

Shift Pattern:

  • Day shifts - 5 Days On, 3 Days Off pattern (6am to 4pm).
  • No Nights, No Call Outs.

What’s on Offer:

  • A basic salary ranging from £38,000 to £40,000 per annum (salary level dependent on skills).
  • Private healthcare coverage after meeting qualifying service criteria.
  • A supportive and inclusive team environment.
  • Career progression paths.

Suitable applicants will hold the following skills and experiences:

  • Electrically Biased with solid mechanical skills.
  • Holds recognised electrical qualifications.
  • Proven Maintenance Engineer experience within manufacturing environment.
  • Strong team player who can also work independently.
  • Demonstrated initiative in implementing maintenance improvements.