Maintenance Technician

EP Professional
£28,670 per annum
13 Apr 2018
13 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Maintenance Technician

We are recruiting for a Maintenance Technician in the Shrewsbury area with our well established client.

As a Maintenance Technician you will need to have:

  • Preferably multi-skilled with a bias to electrical
  • City and guilds educated (as a minimum)
  • Able to read electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematic diagrams
  • Previous experience with automated equipment in a continuous process environment
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Manual Dexterity
  • IT literate (MS office knowledge)
  • Some knowledge on PLC's
  • Experience within an industrial environment
  • HNC in engineering (Desirable)
  • Automotive production experience (Desirable)
  • Robotic trained (desirable)


  • Salary: £28,670 per annum (Exclusive of 38 % shift allowance )
  • Working Hours: Full conti shift pattern (12 hr shifts of 4 on, 4 off. 2 days/2 nights)
  • Location: Shrewsbury
  • Duration: Permanent

Role of a Maintenance Technician:

  • Maintain continuous running on all production plant
  • Responsible for reactive, predictive and planned maintenance
  • Undertake buildings and facilities maintenance (when required)
  • Provide breakdown cover on both mechanical and electrical
  • PLC, hydraulics, pneumatic problem diagnosis and resolution
  • Responsible for optimising and sustaining process performance
  • Identifying potential improvements using root cause analysis
  • Training down of 1st line autonomous maintenance
  • Participate in LEAN manufacturing function
  • Ensure full compliance with health and safety regulations
  • Carry out project work
  • Maintain accurate records of all breakdowns and planned work

Benefits of working with us as a Maintenance Technician:

  • 16 days per year plus 8 statutory days
  • Company pension scheme

If you are interested in the above role please click apply

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