Monthly Archives: April, 2018

Job Vacancy: Maintenance & Inspection Engineer


Industry: Construction

Miracle Design & Play Ltd wish to recruit a Maintenance & Inspection Engineer with experience within the playground industry. We offer the opportunity to join an established UK organisation as part of a dedicated technical support and project management team, focusing on delivering ongoing play area maintenance and repairs on time and within budget. The role will be based from our offices in Northampton.

Job Responsibilities

The Role:

Our Engineers will work nationally and be responsible for scheduled play area repairs and inspections to Play Equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide regular operational inspections to our existing customer base
  • To conduct operational inspections, risk assessments as specified in BSEN1176.
  • Completing inspection reports in a timely manner, following an inspection
  • Undertaking general play area maintenance, which involves metal, woodworking, painting and welding, if necessary. Surfacing repair experience would also be advantageous.

 Key Competencies/Qualifications:

  • Good fitting or assembly type skills, preferably in a maintenance environment as well as welding experience is desirable
  • Understanding of costs and time required to undertake remedial works
  • A problem solver with good customer service and communication skills
  • Good communication and reporting skills
  • A self-motivated individual who continually keeps abreast of industry and safety requirement changes
  • Ability to travel on a daily basis, so a full clean driving licence is required
  • RPII Operational inspection accreditation

In return we offer a competitive salary, with full employee benefits package.

If you are interested in this vacancy then please email your CV and include a cover note as to why you would like to be considered for this position to

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