Mechanical Engineer
East Anglia

Mechanical Engineer

Ref: 680| Posted: 28th Feb 2024

Edwards Employment Solutions Ltd are an award-winning, independent recruiter who support ‘employers of choice’ across the East Midlands and Yorkshire.  We partner with a wide range of companies within the Industrial, Engineering and Office Support sectors, bringing excellent career opportunities to YOU!

We are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Engineer, to join the team at our Engineering client, based in Nottinghamshire.

They are a well-established and market leading engineering contractor, with strong links to the water and nuclear industries.

This role is field based and will cover the East Anglia region

This is a permanent vacancy. You will be a direct employee, from day one.

Salary details & package

  • Competitive salary, based on experience (Door to door, includes travel time)
  • Free onsite parking
  • Westfield Healthcare
  • 33 days annual leave (inclusive of Bank Holidays)
  • Annual leave ‘buy back’ scheme (up to 5 days)
  • 4% Employer pension contribution
  • Company events
  • Company mobile phone
  • Company Vehicle and Fuel Card

The Role – Mechanical Engineer

As a Mechanical Engineer, you will be responsible for carrying out Mechanical works on various sites as instructed by the Project Manager

  • General Mechanical duties
  • Installation of mechanical equipment such as motors, gearboxes, bearings
  • Fitting of steel support systems
  • Fault finding on mechanical equipment
  • Maybe required to assist Electricians or Civil engineers
  • Adhere to all Health and Safety requirements and rules on Site.
  • Understand and sign onto all CPP/RAMS on Site and follow Safe Systems of Work and Risk Assessments.

       Other Responsibilities

  •  To understand and adhere to Company policies and procedures
  •  Comply with company Health and Safety policies, procedures and codes of practice
  •  Demonstrate and uphold Company values


The Candidate-YOU!

Must have:

  • Mechanical apprenticeship or level 3 Mechanical qualification as minimum
  • Have a proven background in the water industry or gas/oil
  • Confined Space training (Current)
  • CSCS Card holder


  • Qualified in Lifting operations (CPCS)
  • First Aid
  • Health and Safety trained (IOSH)

 Do you feel you match the criteria? Contact us today!

Please apply today with a current CV, or call the office for a chat about your suitability on 01246 886366.

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