Our client is one of the UK’s leading recyclers of waste plastics. Specialising in small household appliances, our client creates the highest quality compounds and recycled polymers for use in the manufacture of new components and products, diverting as much waste plastics as possible from landfill.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a professional team and to work in a friendly multicultural environment.


Role Responsibilities


  • Ensure that all machinery is kept in good working condition
  • Finding faults before machines breakdown
  • Ensure that all PPM’s are carried out as per the schedule
  • Investigate and repair breakdowns
  • Filling in Maintenance job sheet on a daily basis
  • Near miss reporting
  • Keep the Maintenance Supervisor updated on all breakdowns
  • Think ahead of what jobs are coming up and let the supervisor know what parts are needed
  • Ensure that housekeeping in the workshop is good standard


Preferred skills & experience

  • Organised, self-starter
  • Knowledge and understanding of TBR/SFR Sites
  • Knowledge and understanding of plastic extrusion
  • Welding skills
  • Electrical knowledge
  • Mechanical skills
  • Common sense
  • PC literate in Excel & Word
  • Problem solving skills
  • Opportunity to progress within the organisation



  • Morning Shifts:  06:00 -18:00
  • Night shift:  18:00 -06:00

4 on 4 off (2 sets of days then 2 sets of nights)



  • £36,000 per annum rising to £38,500 per annum after 3 month probation
  • overtime is paid x 1.25


Other info:

  • This is a permanent opportunity
  • This is  a very large stable company with long term jobs and progression opportunities for the right people


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