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Shift Maintenance Engineer Job ref:

Type: Permanent

Salary: £45,000

Location: Knottingley


4 on 4 off shift pattern (2 x 12-hour days and 2 x 12-hour nights)

Are you an apprentice-trained or time-served engineer Maintenance Engineer looking for an exciting opportunity to join a high-profile manufacturing company on the outskirts of Pontefract?

Look no further! Our client is currently seeking a talented Shift Maintenance Engineer to join their established team.

This is a role that offers both challenge and reward. You will have the opportunity to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, troubleshooting and resolving issues to keep operations running smoothly. Your ability to work independently and coordinate and prioritise your workload will be crucial in meeting strict deadlines and maintaining efficient production.

In addition to the exciting and varied nature of the role, our client offers an attractive package to their employees. You will receive a competitive salary, reflecting your skills and experience, along with the opportunity for overtime. With a full-time, permanent position, you can enjoy job security and the chance to grow and develop within the company.

Furthermore, the company values the well-being and safety of its employees, maintaining a strong focus on Health and Safety and providing a safe working environment.


  • As a Shift Maintenance Engineer, you will play a crucial role in the Cold End Engineering team, responsible for repairing cold end machinery and minimising downtime.
  • Your expertise and attention to detail will be instrumental in setting up and maintaining cold end lines and equipment, ensuring smooth operations and the reliable rejection of container faults.
  • By proactively addressing maintenance needs and utilising cost-effective and efficient repair methods, you will contribute to the overall productivity and success of the plant.

If you are ready to roll up your sleeves and get stuck in, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

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