Maintenance Technician (Electrically/PLC biased)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Durham
Salary
Competitive
Posted
27 Jul 2018
Closes
24 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PURPOSE OF ROLE:

A multi-skilled technician contributing towards the maintenance, availability and reliability of Manufacturing Equipment. Working as part of a team of Multi-skilled Equipment Technicians to provide troubleshooting and support during manufacturing hours, responding to the demands of productions & process engineering requirements.

MAIN TASKS:

* Adherence and contribution to the Company Environmental, Health and Safety Policies

* Perform Preventative Maintenance in accordance to maintenance schedule.

* Respond to breakdowns and return machines to production in a timely manner, demonstrating excellent fault finding and problem solving skills.

* Provide equipment engineering expertise is for troubleshooting and assistance to process related issues. To understand how variations in the equipment performance affect the process conditions.

* Play an active role to identify and implement machine improvements in order to increase efficiency, yield, and productivity to reduce operating costs through the Continuous Improvement activities.

* Contribute towards Key Performance Indicators to achieve Equipment Engineering targets.

* Play an active role in 8D group activity during major events as the preferred problem solving tool. Contributing significantly with ideas and suggestions to give the resilience to equipment performance.

* Liaise with equipment vendors for assistance in breakdowns and gain telephone support during complex breakdown repairs. Developing and communicating action plans for fellow technicians

Experience/Qualifications

Relevant Engineering qualifications

Experience in working in a production/manufacturing environment