Maintenance Technician

34000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
22 Jul 2021
19 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
GMP Recruitment are proud to be in partnership with a highly recognisable, leading manufacturer located in Worcester. We are currently recruiting on their behalf for someone to join their team as a Maintenance Technician on a full time, permanent contract.

This position is working a double shift pattern rotating weekly as below:

06:00am - 14:00pm

14:00pm - 10:00pm

Please only apply for this position if you can commit to the rotating shifts.

Our client is a world leader in the manufacturing of specialist aluminium products. They are currently going through a substantial period of growth and are looking to take someone on, immediately.

The ideal candidate for this role will be a time serviced Maintenance Technician with notable experience in a busy manufacturing environment, who is able to support the maintenance and repair of all production equipment, keeping down-time to an absolute minimum, whilst contributing to the safe and efficient running of production processes and cost-effective use of down-time.

This is a great opportunity to join a highly successful business that is a leader in the field of work that they produce.

Maintenance Technician main duties:

* First-line contact for immediate reaction to emergency break-down on plant, equipment and buildings diagnosing problems as quickly as possible

* Effectively manage break-down and/or failure of equipment and plant by taking appropriate remedial action in the following areas; Robotics, PLC's, Electrical Control Systems, Hydraulics and Pneumatics

* Liaise with cell leaders, production and operations managers to inform them of progress of break-downs

* When situation demands source and collect from suppliers, replacement parts for emergency break-downs/equipment failures

* Carry out a safe system of work for Predictive, Preventative and Planned Maintenance as required

* Assist in carrying out modifications, improvement activities and other tasks to reduce machine down-time and improve safety at work

* In the absence of the supervisors, control contractors on site and issue/close Permits to Work

* Carry out checks on machinery/plant/equipment in accordance with planned maintenance each month

* Undertake replacement of worn parts either as required or on a regular replacement cycle

* Undertake projects requested by the Chief Engineer and/or Engineering Manager

* Accurate and timely completion of documentation to comply with all necessary Quality Standards and production requirements

Maintenance Technician desired skills and experience:

* Recognised qualification e.g. ONC/HNC or equivalent apprenticeship in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering

* Ability to read and understand electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic drawings

* Computer system literate, favour in experience of CMMS, MS Office

* Mechanical Engineering

* Ability to read and understand electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic drawings

* Computer system literate, favour in experience of CMMS, MS Office

* Experience in PLC controls in production and manufacturing equipment

* Knowledge of robotic systems

* Able to work extended hours when the occasion arises

* Must possess a Full Driving License

For all the above requirements the successful Maintenance Technician will receive an annual salary of GBP35,000 plus additional company benefits.


If the above role sounds perfect for you, or you require more information, please click apply.

GMP Recruitment are recruiting for this role on behalf of their client and are acting as a Recruitment Agency