Mechanical Technician

Location
Newport
Salary
Earnings £30-£31,000 per annum
Posted
11 Oct 2016
Closes
08 Nov 2016
Ref
PR4421
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Elements: -

• Working a 3 shift pattern (AM, PM and Nights) Monday to Friday
• Reporting to the departmental manager, you will provide production support and perform planned maintenance of highly automated plant and equipment to minimize production downtime.

The ideal candidate will have:

Essential Criteria: -
• You will be a time served mechanical and/or electrical technician with 2-3 years post apprenticeship experience and have worked in a high speed environment.
• Ability to diagnose and rectify problems quickly and efficiently
• Ability to read and understand engineering drawings
• Work to planned maintenance systems and schedules
• Basic knowledge of electrical systems
• Basic PLC knowledge
• Knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics
• Work well under pressure