Senior Mechanical Technician - Edinburgh

£16 per hour plus overtime - Engineering
Ref: 393 Date Posted: Monday 04 Jul 2022
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You’re an established Senior Mechanical Technician. You’ve been responsible for the preventative and reactive maintenance on equipment, and you have experience of leading a team.

You’ve worked within a heavy engineering environment ensuring all machinery is maintained to a high standard reporting any problems to internal and external teams.

You want to take the next step in your career. You’re looking for a role where your efforts directly impact the to smooth running of the business and have the opportunity to maximise assets through a solid maintenance plan.

Engage is partnering with NWH Group to recruit a Senior Mechanical Technician based in Their Leith office near Edinburgh. NWH is a family business and one of the UK’s fastest-growing waste management companies. They have a vibrant, fun culture where opportunities abound for those with the ambition and drive to achieve.


What you do:

  • Supervise your team to ensure they are carrying out tasks safely and effectively

  • Quickly assess problems and able to repair breakdowns to ensure issues are solved in the quickest and safest time possible

  • Carry out all checks and complete all preventative maintenance

  • Work closely with the service manager to ensure planned maintenance has a minimal impact on production


About you:

  • A problem solver who can develop solutions quickly and safely

  • As an established Senior Mechanical Technician, you have a strong understanding of conveyor belts, motors, and gearboxes

  • You have experience of working with hydraulics

  • You have an electrical qualification or equivalent

  • IOSH or NEBOSH certificate is preferred


Please note that NWH is working exclusively with Engage on this project, so any CVs sent directly to the NWH team or via other agencies will be forwarded to Engage.

For more information on this role, please attach your CV below, or get in touch with 01414065466