Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer




Multi-Skilled Engineers, Maintenance Engineers


£37,000 to £40,000 Per Annum


Overtime, Pension



Contract Type:


Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Penryn, Cornwall

Basic Salary £37,000 - £40,000 pa

We are currently seeking a highly skilled and motivated Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join an expanding and well-established manufacturing business.

Shift pattern: Four shift rota of 4 x 8hr days Monday to Friday (Week 1: 4am to 12pm; Week 2: 5am to 1pm; Week 3: 10am to 6pm; Week 4: 3pm to 11pm; on call 1 weekend in 4)


  • Carry out planned and reactive maintenance to optimise machinery efficiency and keep downtime to a minimum.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot equipment malfunctions, identifying the root causes and implementing effective solutions.
  • Work closely with the engineering team to maintain and repair a range of equipment, including ovens, provers, slicers, conveyors, inspection machinery, mixers, packaging machinery, depositors, flow wrappers, spiral freezers, Ai compressors, boilers etc.

Qualifications and Expertise:

  • Previous experience working as a maintenance engineer in a manufacturing environment.
  • Competency in in responding to both Electrical and Mechanical breakdowns.
  • Ability to work well as part of a team, strong communication skills, able to both take instruction and use initiative.
  • NVQ Level 3/ONC in Electrical Engineering or equivalent qualification in a relevant engineering discipline.
  • Willingness to be part of the on-call rotation, with the ability to respond promptly to call-outs during weekends.

Salary & Benefits:

  • 20 Holidays + 8 Bank HolidaysPension
  • £50 on-Call Retainer and if called out minimum 2hrs pay @ x1.5 standard rate

This role is commutable from: Portreath, Camborne, Redruth, Truro, Helston, Threemilestone, Newquay, Crantock, Perranporth, St. Agnes, St. Ives, Hayle, Penzance. Ref: 3445

Telephone: 0161 669 5830

Mobile: 07778 907 635