Copello are proudly supporting a medical manufacturing organisation based in Southampton, find Maintenance Engineers to join their expanding team.


The Maintenance Engineers will work 12 hour shifts on a 4 on/ 4 off rotation either doing days or night shifts. The roles have predominantly become available due to internal promotions and future progression opportunities are offered for Engineers joining this team.


The Maintenance Engineers will support all manufacturing systems run at optimum performance levels and assist with manufacturing equipment installations and qualification. Maintenance Engineers provide an effective reactive and preventative maintenance process support function; thereby maximising equipment availability, performance and product quality whilst ensuring cost and safety outcomes are achieved.


Maintenance Engineer core duties include:

  • Providing process failure and breakdown support by diagnosing root cause and repair/recovering equipment performance.
  • Working with production and other support staff, to achieve consistent line performance in line with Business Unit targets.
  • Monitoring and logging equipment defect lists for equipment and create plan to fix
  • Identifying preventative measures and improvements to reduce process failures and breakdowns.
  • Carrying out effective preventative maintenance.
  • Identifying and implementing process improvements in order to maximise equipment availability and performance.
  • Executing routine safety checks and timely calibration of machines and equipment, following defined schedules.


Essential qualifications and experience:

  • A solid understanding of OEE concepts.
  • Working knowledge of pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical/electronic control systems
  • Experience working within a high volume manufacturing environment.
  • Understanding and knowledge of PLC controlled manufacturing platforms. 
  • Apprenticeship in Electrical/Electronic engineering.
  • ONC/HNC or similar in Electrical/Electronic Engineering preferable.

This role offers a salary of £43,000 plus shift allowance.

For more information or to apply, please contact Shannon at Copello on 07796777574 or

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