Maintenance Engineer

Maintenance Engineer / Edinburgh 

Purpose of the role: Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the Maintenance Engineer will work closely with the existing maintenance team to maintain the plant, ensure plant downtime is minimised and plant throughput maximized. 

What could a day-to-day look like?

  • Respond to plant downtime to ensure that the plant can maximize throughout
  • Responsible for repairing and replacing damaged equipment
  • Utilize IT systems to record work completed
  • Interrogate, fault find and resolve any problems that are shown on the company’s equipment
  • Active participation in and close out of assigned tasks associated with summer & winter overhauls to ensure all plant equipment is maintained and repaired as required
  • Active participation and meaningful engagement in continuous improvement activities and meetings
  • Repair and overhaul of all plant & equipment as required
  • Completion of work permits as required and adherence to health and safety standards
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues at all levels to ensure alignment with business goals and objectives
  • Participation in special projects as required

Are you who we’re looking for?

  • Relevant experience in a heavy mechanical facility is essential
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills with the ability to prioritize key tasks and meet challenging deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail and concern for standards with a keen results orientation
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills, ability to work in teams, to interact with production/maintenance colleagues and managers alike
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills with the ability to take and respond to direction as required
  • Self-motivated individual who has strong customer focus and can work on one’s own initiative
  • Proven track record of working with the systems as outlined 

Interested? Please get in touch with me at or give me a call at 07519961336. Alternatively, click the button below to apply.

HRC are an equal opportunities employer, and all applications will be treated as such. 

Job Posted: 
Tue, 28 May 2024
Closing Date: 
Tue, 25 Jun 2024

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