Mechanical and Electrical Engineers – Levenseat – Falkirk


If you are a Mechanical or Electrical Engineer looking for a new challenge, this opportunity is for you! Levenseat, a leading recycling and resource management company, are gearing up to open the doors of their newly refurbished site in Falkirk. The site will process (Apply online only) tonnes of household waste per year, recovering resources to extend their lifecycle and returning them back into a circular economy ensuring nothing is wasted. As part of the first phase of recruitment for this facility, we are looking for a number of Mechanical and Electrical Engineers to join our team. If you are looking to work for an innovative company with the vision to develop sustainability to point where nothing is wasted and who can offer opportunities for development, then this is the opportunity for you. The Electrical and Mechanical Engineers will report to the Plant Manager and will be responsible for carrying out all maintenance activities on the plant, preventative or reactive, and a strong focus on health and safety requirements is paramount. The role will effectively and efficiently respond to all operational engineering needs as directed by the Plant Manager to reduce operational downtime. Main Duties Carry out routine inspections and either repair or report defects to management Ensure that the current plant equipment is correctly maintained on a day to day basis, allowing it to be operated to its maximum efficiency and capability to meet business KPI’s Improve machinery and facilities reliability through maintenance activities, modification, and good engineering practises Carry out routine maintenance activities ensuring equipment performance is maintained and optimised Carry out fault-finding and repairs in breakdown situations, using engineering drawings and machine manuals Assist the team to maintain spare parts stores stock levels and records Work alongside external suppliers / contractors Proactively identifying potential faults and improvement opportunities on the plant equipment to prevent future failures or to identify more efficient methods of work Comply fully with all safety instructions, policies, and procedures to ensure a safe working environment for all staff Carry out any other such reasonable job-related tasks as the company may require you to undertake from time to timeIf you have skills or experience as an electrical engineer, electrical technician, multi-skilled engineer, maintenance engineer, electrician, mechanical engineers, mechanic, heavy fitter, technician, fixed plant engineer, or mechanic, we want to hear from you! Benefits We offer a comprehensive range of benefits including: A health cash back plan Enhanced holiday cover Employee Assistance Programmes Training and development opportunities Essential Skills Ability to solve problems via advanced technical knowledge, root cause analysis, and theory testing An awareness of health and safety in the workplace Knowledge of mechanical, pneumatics, and hydraulics Ability to demonstrate understanding of process plant and maintenance/repair Able to deal with conflicting pressures of work in an effective and timely manner Ability to plan, organise, and prioritise Willingness to learn new skills Strong personal commitment to safety Ability to efficently use I.T technology, including computers and CMMS For Electrical Engineers: Electrical qualified and competent, preferably HNC Electrical/ Electronic Engineering or equivalent Ability to read and interpret electrical drawings Electrical fault diagnosisDesirable Skills The ideal candidate for these Mechanical and Electrical Engineer roles will have experience of working in a similar environment, so either manufacturing, industrial or automated, supporting maintenance work. About Company Levenseat is a leading resource management companies providing recycling, energy recovery, and waste management services to both Local Authority and Commercial customers. Set to manage 750,000 tonnes of recyclates and resources per year, we are committed to developing new solutions to recover the best resources and provide customers with environmental and economic solutions. Levenseat has achieved tremendous growth in the last couple of years and we are very proud of the company we have grown into. We are an industry leader in the field of resource management, and we are very clear on the role we expect to play in continuing to lead the way. We also play a key role in educating communities, businesses, and councils on the value of resource and the part they can play to reduce waste and embrace the principles of a circular economy. There is a shift in attitudes towards waste and recycling and there has never been a more exciting time to be part of the industry. With a strong work ethos and collaborative environment, we are looking for proactive and focused people to join an expanding team

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