Maintenance Engineer

Maintenance Engineer
  • £32,000 - £33,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Wigan, Greater Manchester, England, UK Wigan Greater Manchester UK WN2 1JR
Job Ref: J2162685
Sector: Engineering
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Date Added: 16 November 2021
Maintenancce Engineer

Maintenance Engineer required in Wigan. Requiring 2 or more years' experience as a maintenance engineer in FMCG Environment.

Title: Maintenance Engineer

Location: Wigan

Salary: £32,500

Type: Permanent

SRG is working with a well-established chemical manufacturer based in Wigan. They are looking for a Maintenance Engineer to join their Maintenance Team and conduct operational tasks such as fault finding, repair and maintenance of the production machinery. This role is focused on ensure high line availability and heavily involved with ensuring levels of production and maintained whilst also contributing to the continuous improvement of the site.

Working hours: Shifts rolling over 3 weeks: 4 nights, 3 days, 3 days, possible overtime

Role / Description

  • Installs, maintains, and repairs machinery, equipment, physical structures, and pipe and electrical systems.
  • Read and understand safety requirements.
  • Troubleshooting equipment issues.
  • Understand and perform preventive maintenance on equipment.
  • Read and understand prints and perform troubleshooting and installation based on those documents.
  • Read and understand equipment manuals
  • Research equipment using online techniques to search for documents.
  • Generate purchase requisitions for equipment as needed.
  • Document work and communicate to peers and supervisor.


  • Two-year certificate or diploma from college or technical school and at least three years of related experience and/or training desired. Diploma not required with 10+ years of related experience.
  • Experience in PLC's, basic electric and electronic trouble shooting desirable
  • Experience with pumps and pneumatics desired

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively, please email a copy of your CV to For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Faye on 0161 507 7269. If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you, please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies.

SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors. As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

Keywords: engineering, maintenance engineering, maintenance, mechanical engineer, electrical engineer, multi-skilled engineer, FMCG, manufacturing, fault finding, problem solving, PPM, reactive maintenance, planned maintenance, hydraulics, pneumatics, P&ID, NVQ Level 3, City & Guilds

16/12/2021 11:26:02
GBP 32000.00 33000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Adrian Jolly

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