Maintenance Engineer – Telford


Job title: Maintenance Engineer – Mechanical and Electrical
Location: Telford TF6 5HD
Salary: £35-38k, DOE + Benefits
Contract Permanent, full time
Hours of work 40 hours
  • 24 days holiday + birthday + Bank hols, Increasing by one day after 2 years and after 4 years.
  • Pension with enhanced matched contribution level after probation
    MediCash Health cash plan at level 2 after probation
  • EAP
  • Free tea and Coffee
  • On site parking
  • Company Events
The role of the Maintenance Engineer is to ensure preventative and scheduled maintenance of all machinery at the Telford site, ensuring safe plant and minimal disruption to Production.You will prepare and implement a preventative maintenance schedule for the Telford Site to ensure safe plant and equipment whilst minimising disruption to Production.

Our site is open from 08:00 until 00:30 and so you must be prepared to be available for call-outs in rota with other members of the maintenance team.


You will also:

  • Liaise with machinery suppliers to carry out scheduled maintenance.
  • Maintain the asset register for equipment on site.
  • Provide guidance and recommendations to the Production Manager with regards to new equipment and working practices.Work with the Health and Safety Manager to ensure plant is safe and complies with appropriate regulations.
  • Review all new machinery proposed and work with the H+S and Production Managers to ensure new equipment is fit for purpose.
  • Train staff in the appropriate use of factory machinery.
  • Mentor and Develop Technicians.
  • Issue and control permits
  • Perform fire alarm maintenance, insurance inspections
  • Carry out routine scheduled maintenance work and respond to equipment faults
  • Diagnose breakdown problems
  • Undertake facilities/electrical maintenance work and new installations when required.

Maintenance Engineer – Candidate, you will have:

  • At least one years’ experience of working in a similar role – essential
  • 18th edition Electrical Regulations – essential
  • Mechanical engineering experience
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Be able to work under pressure and keep a cool head
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Be able to work with all levels of the company

About the Company:

PelGar International is the leading British manufacturer of highly effective rodenticide and insecticide products for the control of public health and farming pests around the world. With an active and dynamic research and development programme, which draws on a wide range of market intelligence and technical feed-back, we aim to provide innovative and novel solutions to any global pest problem.

PelGar operates from its headquarters in Hampshire, England and through local offices in mainland Europe, Africa, Australia and North America. Our analytical and formulation laboratory ensures the highest product quality from two UK manufacturing sites, while our technical team provide valuable insights into the behaviour and biology of the rodents and insects being targeted.

If you have the necessary skills and experience to perform well in this role, click APPLY today, forwarding a recent copy of your CV for consideration in the first instance.

No agencies please!

Screening questions: Up to 5 yes/No questions, each up to 100 characters in length, inc. spaces.

Have you experience in a multi skilled maintenance engineer role?
Have you at least one years’ experience of working in a similar maintenance role?
Have you passed 18th Edition Electrical Regulations?
Are you eligible to live and work in the UK, without restriction?