Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician - Global Manufacturer

£15.70 per hour plus 5% shift allowance
19 Mar 2018
16 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician - Global Manufacturer
£15.70 per hour plus 5% shift allowance

It's what’s inside that really drives us. We bring over 160 years of automotive expertise to the forefront in crafting beautiful interiors that help to differentiate vehicles in the marketplace.

Scope of the Role:

A multi-skilled position working as part of the maintenance team responding to the high demands of the site in terms of general, routine and unplanned maintenance of the plant, equipment and facilities. Rapid response and rectification of problems is critical to ensure that targets are met.

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician Key Responsibilities:

+ Ensure adherence to all the relevant Health & Safety procedures, being proactive in the raising of potential H&S issues.
+ Ensuring all work is carried out in line with global policies and procedures.
+ Supporting production requirements working on a range of injection moulding machines ranging from 60 to 3000 tonnes, for repairs and problem fault finding.
+ Adjustments, set-up, maintenance of laser cells, PU cells, assembly and checking automation cells.
+ Undertake planned service work as requested, supporting the plant start-up and shutdown procedure on a weekend rota.
+ Installation work and continuous improvement duties around the site is also an important function of this role.

Generic Success Measures:

+ To ensure rapid response to production breakdowns 
+ Assisting with project and service work when there are no production issues
+ Housekeeping standards are met during and following all work
+ Be proactive in the identification of any spares required 
+ Completing mandatory safety checks on allocated machines.

Working Hours: 40 hours per week, varied 12 hour shifts

Shift pattern rotates as follows:

1st week – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday days 6am to 6pm – Thursday, Friday off.
2nd week – Monday, Tuesday nights 6pm to 6am - Wednesday off - Thursday, Friday days 6am to 6pm
3rd week – Monday, Tuesday off - Wednesday, Thursday, Friday nights 6pm to 6am
Weekend Rota: all maintenance technicians are on a weekend rota where they are expected to work either a Saturday or Sunday every 4-6 weeks dependent on how shift falls.

Essential - 

+ City & Guilds 214 Mechanical Engineering / HNC / ONC electrical and mechanical engineering or equivalent.
+ NVQ 3 Mechanical / Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
+ Time served apprenticeship within a production / manufacturing environment
+ Good mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical knowledge with ability to read diagrams and drawings.
+ Experience of working with automation and assembly equipment
+ Working knowledge H&S requirements in an engineering environment
+ Able to work to tight timeframes and continue to perform at a high standard under pressure
+ Self-motivated with a desire for self-improvement
+ Able to work successfully within a team and under own initiative

Ability to find faults and problem solve 

Desirable/Optional - 

+ 17th Edition Electrical Installations
+ 6 and 3 axis robot experience
+ Working knowledge of Lean Engineering and CI techniques
+ Working knowledge of Plastic Injection Moulding machinery

You may have worked in the following capacities:
Electro-Mechanical Engineer, Electrical / PLC Engineer, Mechanical / Electrical Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Plant Engineer, Site Engineer, FMCG Manufacturing Engineer, Automotive Manufacturing Engineer, FMCG Manufacturing Automation Engineer, Hydraulic / Pneumatic Engineer.

Interested? Just Apply Below...

...But first a little formality. By applying you explicitly consent to us processing & passing your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. If your skills match the role you will hear back from us within 2 business days. If you have any pre-application questions please contact us quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.