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    Up to £42500 per annum

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    Ben Gough

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    about 2 months ago

Role - Site Engineer

Location - Leicester

Package - £42.5k (OTE 1.5x Saturday and 2x on Sunday)

Shifts - Monday to Friday - Day shift

The Business

Our client is one of the UK's leading Recycling Specialist, with multiple sites across the UK they provide a fully end to end service collating, sorting and reprocessing all manner of materials into fully reusable ones. Their Leicester site encloses one of the UKs largest fully automated sortation sites in the UK, capable of processing the equivalent tonnage of 100 Double Decker buses a day!

The Business have been heavily investing in plant and site upgrades over the last 12 months, including in upskilling and training for all of their staff. With a global focus on the importance of better environmental practices they are the busiest they have ever been and so are looking for four additional Maintenance Engineers to join their Engineering department.

The Role

The Site Engineer will be responsible for the fault-find and repair of:

  • Shredders
  • Saws
  • Guillotines
  • Compactors
  • Bailers

You will also be required to do basic MiG welding and repairs on hydraulics and conveyor systems.


  • Must have a recognised Engineering Qualification (Mechanical)
  • Must have worked on some form of Conveyor and Hydraulics
  • Must be able to MiG weld (no coding required)