Maintenance Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1383535936-2
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Arthur Rose Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Barnsley, Yorkshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Engineering, Health and Safety
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

We are recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer to work at a well known food manufacturer in Barnsley.


• Planned maintenance and continuous improvements
• Reactive maintenance
• Excellent fault-finding skills, undertaking quality repairs
• Ensuring that the plant & equipment runs efficiently, smoothly, and safely, minimising downtime
• Complying with all health and safety legislation
• Completing daily work sheets and general record keeping.
• Helping to install and commission new machinery
• Maintaining mechanical and electrical parts and spares, sourcing, and ordering supplies
• General knowledge of plumbing, painting, fitting, finishing, and other general repairs
• Mentoring two apprentices
• Working closely with the engineering manager and other engineering colleagues and other essential departments
• Attending training and developing course, as appropriate

Required skills

• Experience of working as a mechanical/electrical engineer, within an industrial setting. Ex Naval engineers or similar welcomed
• A minimum level 3 qualification in mechanical or electrical engineering, (NVQ, City and Guilds, HND or equivalent)
• Apprentice trained

The shift pattern is 3 on 3 off shifts rotating 12 hour shifts Days and Nights

Salary £44,500. plus enhanced sick pay, discounted gym membership and pension