Maintenance Engineer - Days - Ballymena

Location Ballymena, County Antrim
Job Type Permanent
Salary £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Published 2 months ago
Contact Patrick Moore
Job Ref PM345_1497870320

Job Description

Maintenance Engineer - DAYS - Ballymena

Salary - Negotiable salary (£23,000 to £27,000) Circa

(This is a Monday to Friday, dayshift position, with occasional overtime on Saturdays)

Grafton Specialist recruitment has been retained to recruit a Maintenance Engineer for a top manufacturing company based in Ballymena. This position offers long term career aspirations with a company that has experienced significant growth in recent years.

Maintenance Engineer

Primary responsibility

The successful Maintenance Technician will undertake various preventative maintenance and repair tasks on a range of equipment, providing support where required within the factory.

The role

Reporting to: Engineering Manager


· Installing, modifying and repairing mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic equipment

· Inspecting machinery, examining drawings or specifications

· Collating and suggesting continuous improvements

· Responding immediately to equipment breakdowns

· Fixing faults or arranging for replacements to be installed

· Keeping production managers informed of progress

· Carrying out routine servicing schedules

Essential Criteria

· Completed an appropriate mechatronics or electrical apprenticeship or equivalent HNC/NVQ3 certificate in mechatronics / electrical engineering

· Experience repairing CNC Machinery

· Proven track record in fault finding and repair of processing Machines and controllers (both mechanical and electrical faults)

· PLC experience would be advantageous

· Experience working with electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems

· Good mechanical aptitude

· Complying with the appropriate Health & Safety standards including PPE

The Rewards

The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive starting salary circa 23-27k per annum depending on experience plus overtime.


This is a day shift position with core hours Monday to Friday, there will be the occasional requirement for overtime on Saturdays.

For more information please contact Patrick Moore on 02890 323333