Maintenance Engineer

Neath, Neath Port Talbot (Castell-nedd Port Talbot)
£32,000 per annum, plus benefits
21 Jun 2018
19 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Maintenance Engineer   The Company:

  • Licensed recyclers of electrical and electric equipment.
  • Based in Briton Ferry, Neath.

The Job:

  • As a Mechanical Engineering craftsperson, the role will encompass a wide range of responsibilities from routine, planned and unplanned plant maintenance to the support and installation of new capital process equipment.  
  • To ensure the maximum plant availability through planned maintenance with minimal breakdown repair.
  • The job holder will also be required to carry out any other reasonable duties assigned by management which are to the benefit of the company.

  The Role:

  • Installation, maintenance, repair and upgrading of a wide variety of mechanical equipment utilised for materials processing.
  • Implement & develop planned maintenance systems.
  • Develop & comply with safe methods of working.



  • Engage in LEAN process culture and contribute towards proposals for process improvement & continued business success.
  • Primarily day shift, but should be prepared to works shifts and overtime as required, on a temporary or permanent basis, when the department workload dictates.

  The Person:

  • A time served mechanical fitter with a minimum relevant ONC qualification or equivalent.
  • A flexible, “can-do”, dynamic person, with good problem solving skills who can perform and deliver results in a highly demanding environment.
  • Able to understand and work from mechanical drawings.
  • Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in machining, welding and fabrication work.
  • A relevant Safety Qualification would be an advantage  
  • Experience of the maintenance of crushers, conveyors, pumps, separation equipment and hydraulics is essential. The position would ideally suit someone who has worked extensively in coal washing or quarrying.