Mechanical Maintenance Engineer


Morgan Sindall Infrastructure
Vacancy title
Mechanical Maintenance Engineer
Contract type
Full time permanent

Mechanical Engineer - Maintenance

Location: West Cumbria

Talented people are the key to our success


Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious company which is also one of the most successful within the UK construction and infrastructure industry? 

We are seeking a skilled and dedicated Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join our team. As a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer, you will play a critical role in ensuring the smooth operation and maintenance of our mechanical systems and equipment.


  • Perform routine inspections, preventive maintenance, and repairs on mechanical systems, including but not limited to machinery, HVAC systems, pumps, compressors, and conveyors.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot mechanical issues and implement effective solutions to minimize downtime and optimize equipment performance.
  • Develop and execute maintenance plans to ensure equipment reliability and compliance with safety regulations.
  • Conduct regular inspections and assessments to identify potential issues and recommend improvements for the overall mechanical infrastructure.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including operators, technicians, and management, to coordinate maintenance activities and optimize productivity.
  • Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities, including maintenance logs, work orders, and equipment history.
  • Stay updated with industry trends, best practices, and advancements in mechanical maintenance techniques.


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field. Equivalent work experience will also be considered.
  • Proven experience as a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer or a similar role, preferably in an industrial or manufacturing environment.
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical systems, equipment, and troubleshooting techniques.
  • Proficient in interpreting technical drawings, schematics, and equipment manuals.
  • Hands-on experience with maintenance tools and diagnostic equipment.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong attention to detail and a proactive approach to maintenance tasks.
  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with team members.
  • Professional development opportunities.


About our Nuclear team:

Our nuclear capabilities include services from operational reactor support, new build and decommissioning, to nuclear defence facilities and more sensitive projects within highly regulated and secure sites. With an ever expanding nuclear portfolio, we are proud to support our customers in installing and maintaining existing assets.

Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation.  We are also an Investors in People company.

Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

In the recruitment process all applicants are required to provide the necessary right to work information and documentation.

Morgan Sindall has a commitment to sourcing candidates directly and as such we do not accept speculative CV’s from agencies. Please note that any CV’s submitted will be deemed as gifted to Morgan Sindall and any agency terms & conditions associated with the use of such CVs will be null and void.

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