Maintenance Technician

14 Apr 2018
26 Apr 2018
Contract Type

An experienced Maintenance Technician is sought by a global manufacturing organisation with units throughout the UK, Central and Eastern Europe to work on a 3 shift pattern.

The Role:

As a Maintenance Technician you will be responsible for providing support in ensuring the efficient and effective operation of all plant facilities.


  • Responsible for maintenance of the assembly equipment and of the site as and when required.
  • Respond to breakdowns as and when they occur on the assembly equipment on an urgent basis.
  • Close liaison with the Manufacturing Engineer in introduction of changes which affect facilities, safety or environment.
  • Responsible for the recording and analysing of data from equipment failures.
  • Responsible for liaising with, working with and co-coordinating the activities of outside contractors.
  • Responsible for planning and carrying out Planned Preventative Maintenance activities.
  • Assist operations in improving uptime on the equipment by applying problem solving techniques.
  • Working on bespoke assembly fixtures and conveyor systems, utilising knowledge with pneumatics, electrics and PLC systems (Siemens / Allen Bradley) as well as robotics and SCADA systems.

The successful Maintenance Technician will demonstrate:

  • Technical Diploma
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in maintenance
  • Ability to cooperate with people of different levels inside / outside the company and to interact with team to reach team goals and business objectives
  • Ability to recognise and respond to customer expectations with sense of urgency and even increase expectations
  • Ability to take full responsibility for decisions & results even when all elements are not under individual direct control
  • Ability to identify and eliminate health, safety, ergonomic and environmental hazards in workplace
  • Preferable other certified skills include: 17th Edition, MEWPs / Working at height and forklift truck licence.

A prerequisite to being appointed to this role will require expertise in PLC control panel fault finding and extensive knowledge of Siemens, Allen Bradley, ABB etc.

If you seek a challenging role with great prospects and can manage intense pressure and able to meet tight deadline then we want to hear from you.

Maintenance Technician - 3 Shift Pattern

Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

Excellent salary + shift allowance + benefits

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