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Maintenance Technician

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Pete Watson
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01603 551164
  • Job Ref: SF60190

Are you a problem-solver who loves keeping things running smoothly? Do you get a buzz from fixing things and improving processes? If so, my client is looking for a Maintenance Engineer to join their team. This is a chance to really make a mark in a company that's pushing boundaries in their field.

Why join our client? Here are some perks:

  • Competitive salary

  • Training and development opportunities

  • A collaborative team environment

  • A focus on innovation and quality


  • Carry out planned preventative & reactive maintenance across the site in an accurate, timely and safe manner ensuring maintenance procedures are followed and in accordance with BRCGS quality standards.

  • Update records of work activities, tasks completed & parts used through stores.

  • Work Closely with manufacturers, suppliers and internal departments in finding ways to improve process and increase machine reliability and performance.

  • Fault diagnosis and rectification on all plant and associated equipment within the business; providing a fast and efficient response time to any plant breakdown that occur, whilst ensuring all company procedures and standards are adhered to.

  • Identifying the root cause of asset faults and improving asset performance and reliability to meet operational objectives.

  • Support production staff in daily machine ‘housekeeping’ to maintain highest standards of availability and food production safety.

  • Analyse data to find solutions to improve performance, providing reports where necessary.

  • Undertake Competent Person duties in the discharge of Contractor performed tasks.

  • In conjunction with the Technical Services Manager, establish goals and objectives for self.

  • Contribute and participate fully in individual training and development strategy to support personal learning and development.

  • Assist the R&D team with their development projects, particularly in construction of engineering prototypes.

  • Be involved in R&D team ideation and problem-solving sessions, giving manufacturing input when required.

  • The role holder may also be asked to perform tasks as required by management deemed as a reasonable request. This job description is a summary for typical functions of the role, not and exhaustive or comprehensive list of possible role responsibilities, tasks and duties and is subject to review. Assist with experiments in R&D or in Production required for process development.

Must be predominantly electrical bias with mechanical experience.
Building services experience is desirable.

Our client stands out for its commitment to innovation and sustainability. By joining them, you're not just filling a role; you're becoming a key player in a team that's making a difference. We're looking for someone with a formal engineering qualification, great problem-solving skills, and a proactive approach.

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