Job Description

We are delighted to announce that we are currently recruiting a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer, to help strengthen our existing team and deliver outstanding service to our Network of Depots around the UK.  For this role you will cover a number of Depots ensuring that equipment is maintained and any repairs are carried out as quickly as possible so that they can continue to deliver world class service to our customers. 


This role will be covering the following depots; Warrington, Leeds, Liverpool and Manchester 


In this role you will be responsible for all aspects of maintenance and breakdowns on sortation equipment from both a mechanical and electrical perspective. This role is working Monday to Friday on days,  however due to the nature of our business on the run up to Christmas our team switch to working shifts, these will be both days and nights and will cover the weekend as well. 


Other Key responsibilities of this role will be; 


  • Responding to Breakdowns with Extensive fault finding (both electrical and mechanical)

  • Completion of adhoc job requests for  repairs on all Sortation equipment

  • Carrying out all PPM and reactive maintenance of our Sortation equipment. 

  • Carrying out servicing work, including the completion of service reports and internal systems as required. 

  • Using SCADA systems to aid fault finding of all sortation systems.

  • Liaising with other departments including Security, Operations and IT regarding maintenance and repair work in line with business and operational requirements.

  • Adhering to and promotion of health & safety policies (including COSHH)


What we’re looking for

  • Ideally you will have completed a recognised engineering, maintenance engineering or general engineering apprenticeship or hold an appropriate engineering qualification (HND/HNC) with an Electrical bias.

  • Experience within a fast paced automated environment with demonstrable experience of both electrical and mechanical repair. 

  • Excellent problem solving skills with an ability to work effectively under pressure and within Time constraints

  • Demonstrate high levels of resilience, self-motivation and flexibility.

  • A strong team player  with a “can do” mentality towards work. 

  • Demonstrate the core DPD DNA values of Passion, Respect, Honesty, Flexibility, Hard Work and Accountability.

Additional Information

    Job Specifics 


    A full UK driving licence is essential as travel between Depots is essential



    Your package will include an excellent basic salary, company van, attractive bonus scheme, based on individual and company performance. As well as this you have access to some other fantastic optional benefits such as Cycle2Work Scheme, Dining Cards, Holiday trading and discounts and savings on 1000’s of retailers


     DPD is a Valuable 500 company and a Disability Confident Employer

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