Maintenance Engineer

  • Location

    St. Albans, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Maintenance Fitter

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  • Salary:

    Up to £13.08 per hour

  • Contact:

    Leonie Kellar

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Maintenance Engineer

To undertake maintenance and repair of the plant and equipment at the direction of Site
Management, and in accordance with the Maintenance Schedule, which, includes the continued development and improvement of the schedule.

Key responsibilities

To ensure that plant and equipment breakdowns are attended to speedily in order that downtime is kept to a minimum.
To make sure that the workshop is kept clean and tidy.
To maintain record keeping of available spares and accessories including a minimum stock
level to be held for each item.
To assist Site Management and Contractors in any commissioning trial on New Equipment,
New Treatment ideas or Plant.
To assist in the training of New and Existing Employees.
To Maintain the High Standards of Site Housekeeping.
To assist Site Management with the Company's obligations regarding the Site's EPR permit
and relevant MCerts requirements.
To maintain records relating to Maintenance of Site and Equipment and records of works
carried out at site including Permit to Work systems
To update Plant Procedures and assist in the Production of New Plant Procedures in
accordance with Company Systems.
To oversee and ensure the safe operation, maintenance, monitoring and reporting of
efficiency of waste processing plant on site including all pumping equipment on site.
Insure preventative maintenance is carried out.
Monitoring Contractors against compliance
To cooperate with support function staff when their duties involve them in site or site
related matters especially in absence of Plant operative.


Minimum NVQ in Maintenance or similar qualification is essential
Understanding of maintenance strategy and knowledge of planned preventative
maintenance procedure is essential
Experience in Maintenance task ie pump repair
Driving license is essential
Experience in stock management
Operating a mobile plant is desirable but not essential
Mechanical and Electrical knowledge

Position based at St. Albans, Hertfordshire
8am - 5pm overtime available
1 in 4 saturdays (8am - 12pm) - which will be paid at overtime.