Maintenance Technician

Location
Newtown, Powys
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent


We have a vacancy for an Electrical Maintenance Technician in the Maintenance Department reporting to the Maintenance Team Leader. The successful applicant will be responsible for maintaining the efficient operation of the manufacturing facility, completion of planned maintenance and project tasks.    
   
The role’s main responsibilities will include:    
 
To complete both preventative and reactive maintenance tasks.
Complete actions from risk assessments.
Adhere to Health & Safety regulations at all times
Liaise with Site Services on potential & ongoing projects to provide maintenance resource or technical support.
Report to Maintenance Team Leader on daily plan & issues related to completion of planned maintenance tasks.
Promote continuous improvement initiatives including 5S and productivity projects.
Promote quality throughout the maintenance process and help to provide a reliable safe manufacturing facility.
Maintain flexibility and be willing to help other areas when required.
 
Qualifications, Experience and Profile:    
 
Good standard of general education and a thorough understanding of English and Mathematics
City and Guilds level 3 2330 Electrical Installation is essential.
Electrical Engineering NVQ Level 4/5 and/or 17th Edition Wiring Regulations would be desirable
Previous experience working within a maintenance team.
Previous electrical engineering experience.
Experience of single and three phase installations is essential.
Possess good IT skills
Ability to communicate easily and confidently between Site services and Maintenance, with ability to multitask and direct maintenance technicians involved in multiple projects.
Be a team player with good interpersonal skills, as daily contact with internal departments will be required.
Must be open and approachable to all members of staff for the reporting of system / equipment failures.