Mechanical Maintenance Technician

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Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
The interviews will be held in person
Summary of vacancy

Hey Maintenance Technicians! Do you speak fluent "machine"? ️
We need your expertise!

In return, we offer a salary of £37,136 plus Call-Out Allowance (~ £2,500), up to 10% Bonus (~ £3,713), Company Pension, 25 Holiday Days + Bank Holiday, and benefits catalogue.
Total Package at the time of joining up to £43,349.

We'll help you progress and develop yourself further and will support you with creating a development plan to achieve that.

About the role

What will I be doing?

As an Maintenance Technician, with mechanical bias, in our Energy Recovery facility, your role will be crucial in providing reactive and planned maintenance cover for all mechanical plant. You'll also offer cross-functional support to other team members as needed. Your responsibilities will include performing maintenance activities to the highest standard, ensuring excellent housekeeping, maintaining records within the computer maintenance management system (CMMS), and updating documentation to reflect plant modifications.
You'll be a part of a 24-hour callout Rota and assist other SUEZ sites when required.

You might be asked to attend a specific training, however you will be properly compensated with 1.5x overtime rate, increasing to b, and to 3x on bank holidays.


What are the requirements?

• Completion of a relevant engineering apprenticeship.

• Qualified to City and Guilds level or NVQ level 3.

• A minimum of 4 years of maintenance engineering experience in a process, steam raising, or heavy engineering environment.

• A suitable health and safety qualification (IOSH etc.).

• Experience working in a regulated business environment.

• Experience working under a permit to work system.

• Welding and burning experience.

• Regulatory monitoring requirements training (MCERTS).

• A basic appreciation of electrical systems.

• Experience in using computer maintenance management systems (CMMS).


Who we are

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is a forward-thinking company recognised as one of the top places in the UK to work.
In 2022 we were awarded by Best companies as one of the top 25 companies in the UK for employee engagement. As well as our competitive salaries and benefit packages we are able to offer long-term career development within a friendly and supportive environment.

By joining us, you will help to safeguard the environment and the public through essential waste and water management services, contribute to the sustainable development of communities, businesses, and regions, and promote the emerging low-carbon circular economy.
With our collaborative engaging culture, our employees join us and grow with us. We believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success.

SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK is an equal opportunities employer. To find out more or apply, please complete the application form, and attach your CV. If you apply for any of our vacancies and do not receive an automated response within 24 hours of submitting your application, please email us at

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Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.