Maintenance Mechanical Engineer

Job Type
Emp Type
Full Time
Functional Expertise
Salary Type
GBP £35,000.00
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Job Description

Maintenance Mechanical Engineer

Location – Gillingham

Salary- Competitive

Hours - Weekly working hours are 37 per week



Do you have an engineering background with involvement with Machine tools and processes?


Are you experienced in maintaining, repairing, and developing machinery as well as Hydraulic and Pneumatic fault finding?


We have an exciting opportunity based in Gillingham for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to work for one of our clients who is looking for a candidate that has strong experience of Mechanical Engineering. 

Our client is a world leader in developing fuel systems and aftermarket solutions to advance sustainability today, to power a carbon-free tomorrow.


Hours -

  • Monday 7.30- 16.00
  • Tuesday - Thursday 7.30 - 15.30
  • Friday - 7.30-14.30
  • 30 minute unpaid break daily




  • Work within the assigned functional and project core teams, following the EOS framework and procedures
  • Fault finding, rectification, modification, and development of machinery as necessary
  • Liaise with internal and external supplies in sourcing service engineers, spares etc
  • Understand the impact key machine downtime will have, plan/organize accordingly
  • Identify and monitor trackside spares for your areas Keep an up-to-date record of required parts
  • Understand and identify required spares Raise purchasing requests and liaise with purchasing to understand deadlines
  • Team player, the ability to work closely with other members of the maintenance team
  • Use of CMMS system for maintenance handovers and asset traceability
  • Breakdown response for machine tools and assembly and test machines


Skills and Experience


  • An engineering background with involvement with Machine tools and processes is essential for the role
  • Must have experience in maintaining, repairing, and developing machinery.
  • Experienced in hydraulic and pneumatic fault finding is a base requirement for this role
  • Must be self-motivated and have a strong and flexible attitude towards work
  • The ability to stay calm in high-stress situations would be highly useful
  • The ability to communicate at all levels clearly and calmly is required
  • Must be an innovative thinker
  • Must be team-oriented with a strong team mentality ethic
  • The ability to work and learn in a fast-moving and changing environment is a requirement for the role
  • Must have excellent attention to detail
  • Basic motor and sensor maintenance would be advantageous for the role
  • Must be capable of reading Engineering and schematic drawings
  • Ability and experience in Tig, Arc & Mig welding would be useful for the role
  • Hand tools and turning, milling, grinding and fitting would be of great use for this role




  • 27 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Long service holiday (if applicable)
  • Working hours are 37 each week
  • Pension Scheme
  • Dental plan
  • Onsite parking
  • Staff discount with selected retails + wellbeing platforms
  • Discounted gym membership 
  • On Site Gym (£10 per Month)
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Friendly working environment
  • Relocation package of up to £6,000 (Subject to Criteria)



To find out more about the position, please apply and we will be in touch to discuss the role in more detail.



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