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Maintenance Engineer - Killingholme


About CLdN 

CLdN is a leading provider of integrated quay-to-quay and door-to-door logistics solutions. Founded in 1928, CLdN ensures reliable, cost-effective transport that links the major economic areas of Europe. With 30 ships and more than 200 sailings a week, CLdN provides shortsea roll-on / roll-off (ro-ro) connections between the European continent, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Iberia and Scandinavia and offers the lowest CO2 footprint of all Western European RoRo operators. CLdN’s cargo and multimodal services have a Europe-wide reach using CLdN’s extensive network of ships, terminals and equipment. CLdN’s 3,000 employees ensure that it fulfills its mission: to excel as an integrated provider of maritime links.

CLdN Ports wish to recruit a Maintenance Engineer to work within our busy Workshop and expanding Ro-Ro Terminal. The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar role and have a flexible, professional and pro-active approach to work.

Your role

  • You will be required to carry out diagnostic and repair work and maintain a wide range of heavy plant machinery including Tugmasters, Reach Stackers, Fork Lift Trucks and all associated port plant, owned or leased by the Company.
  • You will follow scheduled maintenance and inspection plans to within the guidelines of the individual shipping equipment.
  • You will be required to clearly and correctly log and record any details of inspections and repairs carried out to any machinery.
  • To book out any parts used and order any non stock items as required and authorised by Management.
  • Complete job sheets required for each job undertaken
  • Assist in conducting training and development of apprentices and / or inexperienced fitters.
  • Ensure all tools utilised in the workshop are safe and serviceable, highlighting any problems to the Workshop Manager
  • You will also be required to use various/ bespoke IT programs.


Your profile

  • It is important that you have a good work ethic with good organisational skills
  • Ideally you will be a time served apprentice or equivalent and be able to carry out mechanical and electrical work, diagnostics and repairs
  • You will have previous experience in a similar role working with heavy plant and machinery.
  • It is essential you have a pro-active approach towards problem solving, workload and time management with good knowledge of Health and Safety 
  • You will have good interpersonal and communication skills as well as proficiency with bespoke and Microsoft systems
  • You must be a self-motivated individual 
  • Good time-keeping is essential
  • Ability to prioritise workload whilst working to tight timescales in accordance with company policies
  • You must be able to work within a team.
  • A flexible approach to work is necessary as you will be expected to cover when required
  • Must be willing to undertake any duties that may arise to contribute to the day-to-day running of the workshop
  • You must be willing to work to a flexible timetable to meet the changing patterns of work which could include working at other CLdN Ports across the UK and Europe, along with shifts including weekend cover.


Our offer 

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension scheme 
  • Life Assurance Cover


Contact: Are you interested in learning more about this position or do you want to apply? Do not hesitate to send your CV with a cover letter to with reference Maintenance Engineer.