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Date Added: Tue 20/09/2022

Engineering Assistant

Daventry, UK
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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £23017 - £25045 per annum

Engineering Assistant
Permanent position
£23,017 - £25,045 per annum D.O.E
Monday-Thursday 08:00-16:30 & Friday 08:00-15:30

Our Daventry based client are looking to recruit an engineering assistant to join their team. An engineering assistant will carry out essential maintenance/servicing of a variety of hydraulic, pneumatic, torque and electrical equipment, diagnose technical problems and repair or replace parts that are subject to wear.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Completion of inspection equipment assigned by the Workshop Foreman ensuring that all equipment is thoroughly inspected and the relevant job card completed both neatly and accurately
  • Repairs a variety of hydraulic, pneumatic, torque and electrical equipment as assigned by the Workshop Foreman
  • Ensures all equipment repairs and refurbishments are carried out safely and to the standards set by the company
  • Ensures the maintenance of equipment is carried out to the required standard
  • From time to time work at customer locations as part of the company's on-site services. This work is dependant on the contracts that the company has in hand at any given time
  • Prepares repair quotations and job cards as instructed by the Workshop Foreman
  • Reports any unsafe conditions to the Workshop Foreman so that remedial action can be taken to manage the risk
  • Other tasks as deemed reasonable by the company which fall within your competencies
  • Complies with all company rules including all Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental requirements


  • Engineering, Technical or Mechanical background
  • Previous technical or mechanical working experience
  • Hardworking, conscientious and must be able to carry out all aspects of the role
  • Must be able to focus on results and desired outcomes and how best to achieve them - gets the job done.
  • Has the capacity to listen to others and ensure effective verbal and written communication
  • Needs to be able to work well as part of a team and contribute to team activities, promote cooperation and commitment within a team to achieve goals
  • Constantly strives to provide a high level of customer service to external as well as internal clients


  • 20 days annual leave per annum rising to 25 after each complete year of service plus bank holidays
  • Life cover- 2x annual salary
  • Pension scheme - 3% contribution from employee and employer
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail discounts
  • Long service Loyalty reward
  • Buying or selling of holiday (up to 2 days)
  • Company Bonus Scheme

Please apply with an up to date CV in the first instance


The Recruitment Co. is an equal opportunities employer and we're committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

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