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J&B Recycling is the largest independent waste management company in the North East. Handling materials from domestic kerbside collections, commercial collections and waste sites. We have four sites in total, two in Hartlepool, one in Middlesbrough and one in Washington, three of the sites have fixed plant with many mechanical systems.
The successful candidate will have had previous experience as a Mechanical Engineer. Experience of the waste industry, vehicle maintenance or heavy industry would be desirable but not essential.
The role of the mechanical engineer is quite varied, with a focus on fault finding, maintenance, and safety checking of machinery across all sites.
Key Tasks (Include but not limited to):
Reporting to the Maintenance Manager and Operations Director you will be responsible for ensuring the plants are maintained in order to achieve the required plant runtime.
Ensuring that the planned weekly preventative maintenance shift for each site and plant is carried out to specification.
The work varies on a day to day basis but includes:
Apprentice trained or equivalent - City and Guilds, NVQ, ONC, or above - Mechanical (Essential)
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Call outs will be paid a minimum of 4 hours
Salary review after 3 and 6 months, outcome dependent on performance
£37,000 pa when signed off as competent and able to go on the on call rota
Benefits: Van, for work use only including travel to and from work
Mobile phone for work use
Health Shield – cash back health plan
Hours: 47.5 per week
Shifts: Will initially be 07:00 -17:00 until trained
2 shift pattern alternate weeks of 07:00 – 17:00 and 13:00 – 23: 00
On Call: On call 1 week in 4, when on 13:00 – 23:00 will be on call for breakdowns from 23:00 – 6:00 through the week and weekend until 06:00 Monday.
To apply, please email your CV and a cover letter to Anne.White@jbrecycling.co.uk. We respectfully ask that no agencies contact us in relation to this role.