Gordon Timber


Maintenance Engineer

Application closing date: 31 October 2018

John Gordon and Son Ltd has been trading for over 150 years and is at the forefront of sawmill processing in the UK. The Company continues to significantly invest in its manufacturing process and look for ways to improve efficiencies through lean manufacturing principles.

The engineering department has recently introduced a new Computer Maintenance Management System - Emaintenance.


We have an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical engineer to join our team in Nairn to carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance.

You must possess the ability to work as part of a team or on your own initiative to enable the completion of the work in a safe and professional manner whilst minimising disruption and inconvenience to production.


Skills and experience

HNC/HND in Engineering discipline

Must be diligent, conscientious, an innovative self motivated individual, capable of performing to high standards whilst adhering to all Health and Safety requirements.

Have excellent  interpersonal and team working skills.

Experience :--

                      Mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic maintenance systems would be an advantage

                      Knowledge of relevant standards in a heavy production environment

                      Fault finding


The role will involve shift working.



Applications should be made to Graham Lawrie, Engineering Manager graham@gordontimber.co.uk