Maintenance Technician

South Central / Midlands
up to £42,900 + benefits
30 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Maintenance Technician

Job ref: 60727 | up to £42,900 + benefits | South Central / Midlands

The company

A position has just become available working for of a global food manufacturing business. Our client is the leading producer within their field and supplies to major food manufacturing businesses and retailers across the world.  They are passionate about their business and their corporate values include customer focus, entrepreneurship, integrity and team spirit.  They are committed to making sure that employees have the right skills, know-how and deep understanding of customers and their needs.

The job

As Maintenance Technician, you will work as a member of a team to ensure that the equipment on site runs efficiently and safely. This is a ‘hands on’ role with the focus on timely reactive response work to technical issues/breakdowns across the site involving both mechanical and electrical work.

You will provide an effective emergency response, undertake fault finding and diagnostic work, undertake routine maintenance, issue permits to work, be proactively involved in undertaking risk assessments plus identify continuous improvement opportunities and follow these through to  implementation where appropriate.

Your experience

You will possess a strong multi skilled engineering/maintenance track record within an FMCG environment – preferably food manufacturing together with a good knowledge of PLC’s (preferably Siemens). You will possess an ONC (or equivalent) in a mechanical or electrical engineering discipline and have successfully completed an apprenticeship scheme or equivalent - you will also preferably be a holder of 17th Edition Certificate.

More details

The Maintenance Technician role is based in the South Central / Midlands region and is paying up to £42,900 according to individual skills and previous experience plus employee benefits including life assurance and pension. The working hours will consist of a mixture of day and night shifts.

How to apply

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Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Andrew Wimbs, quoting job reference 60727.

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