Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

April 17, 2024
£42000 - £42000

Job Description

Job Title: Maintenance Engineer

Location: Glasgow

Pay: £42,000 – £44,000

Shifts: Weekly rotation, Monday – Friday

About the Role

  • OA are seeking a multi-skilled maintenance engineer to join our well-established team in Glasgow
  • The focus of the role is to work closely with the production team to ensure that machinery downtime is kept to a minimum and that all maintenance is conducted in advance to avoid production disruption.
  • They will need to work collaboratively with the engineering team, supporting and identifying means of improving plant productivity.
  • They will ensure that any spare parts, materials, and equipment are available.
  • They will be able to investigate and establish the causes of all breakdowns and machinery speed losses and record any repairs to ensure recurrent faults can be recognised.

The Candidate:

  • To successfully carry out this role you will need to be multi-skilled preferably with an Electrical bias. Electrically you will be able to fault find on single and three-phase systems, servo motors and AC motors, sensors, and various control systems. There will be an element of electrical installation as required, typically lighting and small power.
  • Mechanically you will be able to work on drive train systems, rollers, gearboxes, shafts, pneumatics, and some hydraulics. There is a requirement to be able to strip machine assemblies to component level and rebuild. You will also need to have demonstrated experience in maintenance engineering and show the ability to work off your own initiative.
  • Education to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent is preferred, but not essential as we would consider time served as experience.


  • 23 days holiday (increases with service) + statutory holidays, including a fixed Christmas break
  • Pension
  • Free parking

If you are interested in this position, please apply online with your CV.

Established in 1995, Osborne Appointments is an independently owned recruitment agency specialising in the supply of temporary, contract and permanent placements. OA are committed to placing the right candidate in the right job every time and pride ourselves in outstanding levels of Candidate Satisfaction

Thank you for your interest in this position. It is with regret that we are unable to respond personally to each individual application due to the high volume of CVs we receive on a daily basis. However, your application will be reviewed by one of our qualified consultants within the next 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time period, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion