Plant Maintenance Engineer

  • Job ref: 141/00239
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Location: Redditch
  • Salary: £15.00 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Birmingham South
  • Date posted: 4 August 2022

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Redditch
  • Job Ref: 141/00239
  • Salary: 15.00 per hour

Driver Hire are recruiting a Plant Maintenance Engineer for an established metal finishing company in Redditch. Our customer is looking for an experienced maintenance engineer to work with their current team.


  • Responsibility for all the regular scheduled PPM
  • Responding quickly to breakdown situations including out of hours if required (premium rate then applies)
  • Testing, cleaning and replenishing processing tanks, salt spray testing, paint thickness checks
  • General site maintenance
  • Organising external contractor visits and supervision on site
  • Stock control

Pay and hours

  • Monday – Friday days ( Monday to Thursday 8am – 16:45, Friday 8am -2pm)
  • Includes weekend working (circa 4hrs pw at premium rate, 6am to 10am)
  • Pay £11 -£15 an hour (depending on experience)
  • 33 days holiday ( including bank holidays)


  • Background in a manufacturing production environment or engineering
  • PPM & reactive experience
  • Experienced in basics of site maintenance i.e simple plumbing, painting, mending and fixing
  • Willing and able to work regularly at weekends, usually Saturday mornings (overtime rate applies) and work overtime if required during the week
  • Car owner with full driving licence
  • Counterbalance FLT licence desirable


Why work with Driver Hire?

Driver Hire Birmingham South is part of Driver Hire Nationwide, the UK’s largest specialist transport and logistics recruiter. We provide regular, ongoing, and varied work from multiple clients across Birmingham South and surrounding areas but it’s more than just a job with us. We treat you as a true professional and offer a warm and friendly place to work. We’re proud of the fact that in our latest satisfaction survey (December 2021), 96% of candidates said they were proud to work for Driver Hire, 97% rated the level of respect received as Excellent/Good and nearly two thirds (67%) said they would ‘definitely’ recommend working for us.


If you think you’d be suitable for this role, we’d love to hear from you! Please email or call 01217 200536

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