Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)

Location: Runcorn, Cheshire
Job Type: Contract
Salary: Up to £30.00 per hour + Outside IR35
Contact: Alex Quegan
Call: Alex
Reference: BBBH5273_1641574529
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Runcorn 3 Month Contract

£30.00- 12 Hour Shifts

gap technical are proud to be representing this International manufacturing business in their search for a Mechanically Biased Maintenance Engineer to work at their facility near Runcorn.


  • To support the manufacturing process by responding effectively to equipment breakdowns, carrying out scheduled maintenance work and being proactive on the correction and modification of reoccurring machine processing faults.
  • To respond effectively to equipment breakdowns and ensure maximum focus is given to their nominated production area
  • To fault find in an effective and efficient manner whilst utilising the various machines historic / information documentation
  • To establish harmonious relations with the operational staff and to work flexibly with them
  • To train operational team members to perform minor maintenance tasks and to assist in major repairs
  • Ensuring that machinery is maintained, and repaired to a high standard.
  • Pro-active in the reduction of engineering downtime and continuous improvement of the process and the department.


  • The successful candidate will ideally be educated to HNC level or equivalent and will have worked within a FOOD or FMCG environment.
  • A background in food / packaging / FMCG will be a distinct advantage however not a prerequisite.
  • You must be an excellent communicator and be able to plan and organise efficiently.


Our client is offering a remuneration package of £30.00 per hour, depending on experience . The shift patter will follow DAYS AND NIGHTS 12 Hr Shifts


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact

01925 406525