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South West

Multi-Skilled Engineer

Overall Job Purpose/Scope:

Our client is a long standing, well established successful business who is currently seeking an experienced Engineer to join their busy team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the building, commissioning and installation of new equipment builds. In addition to this, you will also be responsible for the planned preventative maintenance of existing equipment and will be expected to make a substantial contribution in achieving continuous improvement.

Responsible to: Managing Director

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Installations, servicing and maintenance of company equipment
  • Maintaining a variety of components such as Pumps, Butterfly Valves, Compressors and Actuators
  • Working from mechanical drawings and circuit diagrams
  • Various low voltage electrical work i.e wiring control panels, fault finding
  • Working with PLC, HMI’s and SCADA systems (training can be provided)
  • Liaise with and communicate effectively with clients, colleagues and suppliers.
  • Manage and oversee a small team

Personal Qualities and Qualifications

Personal Specifications:

  • Previous experience working as a multi skilled engineer (electrical and mechanical).
  • Ability to effectively manage and prioritise day to day activities.
  • Experience using AutoCAD. (Desired but not essential)
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Flexible, reliable and well organised.
  • Willing to travel nationally on occasions.

Qualifications and Certification:

  • Diploma, City & Guilds or similar qualification in Mechanical/Electrical engineering or similar discipline.
  • Full driving licence required
  • In the absence of formal qualifications, relevant previous experience will be considered.

Additional Information

Working Hours:

Monday to Friday(Full Time)- Hours may vary depending on workload, projects, call outs when required. Some weekend and night shifts on occasion

Location: South West

Remuneration: £30,000.00 – £45,000.00 DOE


  • Van (work use only, picked up from depot daily)
  • Pension
  • Uniform provided
  • Training and career development

Probation: 6 months

Training and Development: At Managers Discretion