Multi-Skilled Maintenance Mechanic

Location Skelmersdale
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Sky Jackson

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Published: 2 months ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Multi-Skilled Maintenance Mechanic on behalf of our client based in Skelmersdale. This is a full time permanent role.


The position will require a sound working knowledge of electrical machinery and controls. Reporting into the Maintenance Supervisor as part of a small team on shift. This role will consist of following a preventative maintenance schedule, dealing with reactive breakdowns and working on continuous improvements projects.


  • Providing services to ensure consistent operation of all plant and machinery through planned maintenance and adequate spare part inventory in an efficient and cost effective manner.

  • Providing emergency breakdown service during working hours

  • Maintaining site service and facilities

Main Duties

  • Provide mechanical and electrical cover to provide maintenance in line with production requirements

  • Provide mechanical and electrical cover to provide maintenance of site service and facilities

  • Ensure strict compliance with all Standard Operating Procedures

  • Adhere to all Safe Systems of work, including isolation and Lockout procedures

  • Conduct maintenance on equipment and machinery in a safe manner, always adhering to health and safety legislation

  • Perform a range on activities associated with the corrective and preventative maintenance of electrical and mechanical plant

  • Trouble Shooting and maintain electrical and mechanical equipment in accordance with relevant preventative maintenance documentation

  • Report any unresolved issues to the maintenance supervisor

  • Reduce occupational injuries inherent to the area by ensuring proper personal protective equipment is worn at all times

  • Ensure that the house keeping in the areas under maintenance control is maintained to the highest standard

  • Participate in developing the manufacturing units activities e.g working practices, equipment specifications, improvements in productivity and quality

  • Ensure all equipment maintained in safe working condition compliant with all appropriate company standards and current legislation.

  • Be aware of requirements for timely repair and re-instatement of equipment in breakdown situation.

  • Carry out any other reasonable duties that may be requested from time to time.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Be an effective communicator and good team player

  • Ensure excellent service delivery through operational excellence


  • Time served multi skill apprenticeship

  • A formal electrical qualification

  • HNC or equivalent, level in manufacturing of engineering discipline


  • Proven track record within a fast pace, demanding manufacturing environment

  • Involvement in change initiatives and projects with a view to continual improvement

  • Building and developing willing teams

For more information and to apply, please submit your up to date CV and our specialist team will be in touch as soon as possible.