Engineering Assistant

Job title : Engineering Assistant
Location : Carlisle
Job type : Temporary
Salary : up to £12ph
Contact name : Leanne
Contact email :

Are you a Handy person who has a general knowledge and understanding of how things work?

Are you willing to step up your game and learn from the best engineering team in town?

If your answer is yes, then this could be the job for you!

So stop loafing around and come and join Scotland’s finest purveyor of the greatest of all breakfast snacks, the crumpet.

What does an Engineering Assistant / Handy Person look like apart from performing practical tasks to make everyone else’s life easier?

A typical day to day will consist of walking around the factory observing, fitting parts, changing pneumatic fittings / pipes, completing minor repairs, and installing safety equipment.

Supporting the engineering manager, you will carry out small jobs that require specific knowledge or expertise such as fixing light sockets, repairing fixtures or fittings, repair furniture, move equipment, and conduct health and safety checks on both factory and office facilities.

Working hours: Full-time, rotating shift patterns: 06:00-15:00 and 15:00-midnight (flexibility is a must)

About you.

To be successful for the role you will have practical experience in working with machinery and hydraulic equipment and be skilled in a broad variety of handy jobs, such as: completing routine maintenance, undertaking repairs, and tackling a range of other practical tasks.

*Some duties may include some electrical work, so having the relevant experience is an advantage.

*Vocational experience or apprenticeship is desirable but not essential.

Full training on the job is provided.

This is a real opportunity for someone wanting to develop their career with in the engineering side of the manufacturing industry.

If you think you fit the bill, then why not give me a shout on 07379854697 or email me at