Maintenance Fitter

30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
13 Jul 2019
27 Jul 2019
Contract Type

Manpower are working with a company based in Nuneaton who is seeking a Maintenance Fitter. Part of the engineering team, this role provides support to maximise plant production, in line with their health and safety procedures and sustainability goals.

The mission of the role is to support the business in its objective to supplying packaged material to market by the means of proactive and reactive maintenance and engineering support. The role works as part of a department that offers day to day specialist support with a view to maximising production requirements and to suitably preserve and maintain core company assets. The primary focus must remain on legal requirements.

Experience of working with packing machines, conveyors and other plant is required, as well as the electrical maintenance of motors, contactor and sensors. An understanding of pneumatics and fabrication methods (welding, cutting and grinding) is advantageous. You will also have appropriate NVQs and, ideally, a counterbalance forklift and MEWP license.

  • Report to business as required, weekly/monthly.
  • Maintain packing plant in a flexible and reactive manner
  • Mechanical repair to packing machines, conveyors and other plant
  • Have a basic understanding of Electrical maintenance i.e. motors, contactors ,sensors and PLC I/O
  • Knowledge and experience of Fabrication work i.e. welding, gas cutting, grinding
  • Proactive in identifying problems and finding solutions
  • Be able to work well as a team and on their own initiative
  • Knowledge of Pneumatics

With an excellent remuneration package, this is a great opportunity for a motivated individual with good communication skills and a strong understanding of current health and safety legislation and risk management.

The full-time role will require flexible working, including weekends and shutdown periods.

Shift patterns are 06.00-14.00/ 14.00-22.00 and 22.00-06.00

Education qualifications

  • Ideally NVQ level qualified
  • Counterbalance Forklift and MEWP licence preferable
  • Occupational qualifications (Welding / Cutting / Grinding etc.)
  • Minimum of an IOSH certificate in Safety; although this training could be supplied to support an appointment.
  • Ideally trained in Risk Assessment / Risk Management principles
  • Knowledge of cement, aggregates, RMC and building products business

Should you wish to be considered or would like more information, please contact your most local Manpower branch and speak with Ryan Gillespie.