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Job Ref: 32472_1667575631

Automation and Robotics

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Maintenance Engineer

Maintenance Engineer

Southport, Wigan, Warrington, Liverpool, Skelmersdale, Ormskirk, St Helens


We require Maintenance Engineer to work in a fast-paced environment, working with high-speed automated machinery, equipment, and robotic systems. In your role as a Maintenance Engineer, you will undertake various electrical & mechanical/PLC repair duties to ensure the smooth operation of its machinery, ensuring as little downtime as possible.

The position of Maintenance Engineer will include:

  • Working to a planned maintenance routine to maintain a range of pneumatic and PLC controlled machinery.
  • Machinery includes conveyors, packaging machines, palletising & depalletising systems, and robotics.
  • Fault finding on PLC’s, reviewing fault logs and some point-to-point testing.
  • Some machines incorporate stepper motors, sensors, pneumatics, actuators, bearings
  • Reactive maintenance is also required with breakdowns, and it is essential that downtime is kept to a minimum.
  • On call hours is allocated on rotation with the rest of the teams and there are financial incentives when on call.
  • The suitable candidate for Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer will need to possess the following skills and experience:

The suitable candidate for the Maintenance Engineer will need to possess the following experience:

  • NVQ or higher qualification in electrical, mechanical or maintenance engineering – essential
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment with robotics, high speed machinery, and automated systems is highly desirable
  • Experience with PLC fault finding, and pneumatics is highly desirable
  • Working at height – desirable

If you have the required skills for the Maintenance Engineer vacancy, please email your CV to Ed Burch, Senior Consultant at Cartisian Technical Recruitment at or call for a confidential discussion on 0121 2951623

Cartisian Technical Recruitment are a specialist recruitment agency sourcing engineers for Automation, Scientific Technologies, Automotive, General Engineering & Manufacturing sectors.

UK office: Central Boulevard, Blythe Valley Business Park, Solihull, Birmingham, UK.