Job title : Engineer
Location : Dumfries and Galloway
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £37000 + Benefits
Contact name : Leanne Cunningham
Contact email :

Our client who specialises in laundry services based in Dumfries is looking for an engineer to join their team on a full time, permanent basis.

Do you have excellent knowledge of mechanical and electrical maintenance in an industrial setting? Keep reading as this may be the perfect job for you...

We're looking for a knowledgeable and experienced engineer, preferably with an electrical bias to join and add value to their small engineering team. On a day to day basis you will carry out engineering and maintenance functions of the business with a specific responsibility for:

  • Upholding the clients values and behaviours

  • Assisting in the monitoring and maintenance of all equipment

  • Ensuring effective and efficient operations

  • Diagnosing faults, carrying out repairs and assisting with emergency breakdowns

  • Carrying out electrical and mechanical maintenance in accordance to planned maintenance schedules

  • Completing documentation of break downs and repairs including PPM sheets and other related documentation

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Have sound knowledge of Health, Safety and Environmental regulations

  • Be decisive

  • Have excellent communication skills

  • Work in a systematic approach with close attention to detail

  • Be enthusiastic and be able to learn quickly

  • Be flexible and able to prioritise tasks

  • Have experience of working in a fast paced environment

  • Be flexible in your approach to working hours and days

  • Be capable of working both alone and as part of a team

You MUST have experience of mechanical and electrical maintenance in an industrial setting

It would be to your advantage if you had any of the following qualifications:

  • HNC or HND in Mechanical and or Electrical engineering

  • 18 th Edition Wiring Regulations

  • Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship in Mechanical Maintenance and Repair

  • Forklift license

  • Certificate in mechanical engineering

  • Certificate in electrical engineering

In return for all of this you will be offered a salary of between £35,000 - £37,000