Engineering Technician

Attractive Salary package
28 Sep 2018
26 Oct 2018
Sue Arnold
Contract Type
Full Time
Our clients looking for an Electrical/Mechanical Technician at their Faversham site who would be interested in working for a multi customer, market leading Logistics company on a permanent basis.

They offer competitive salary, plus unconsolidated shift allowance, we are looking for hard working and dedicated people to join our friendly team who are looking to get fully involved and make a difference every day.

Other benefits include:

•           Regular hours of work

•           Healthcare Cash plan

•           Pension

•           Contracts of up to 40 hours a week, flexible hours available

•           Childcare vouchers

•           Retail discounts

•           25 days Annual Leave inclusive of bank holidays prorated 

•           Opportunities to earn a Christmas bonus

•           Rota provided in advance

•           Training fully paid

•           Subsidised Canteen serving hot and cold food

•           Free On-Site Car Parking

•           Bicycle Park

•           Free Uniform and PPE provided

•           Lockers provided

•           Employee Relaxation areas including TV’s

•           Life Assurance 4 x Basic Salary

•           Career Progression opportunities throughout our network

The organisation prides itself on being the first choice for our customers and focuses on delivering excellence in everything they do. 

The Engineering Technician’s role is to maintain the equipment, plant and machinery associated with the Chill Warehouse and sorting process and to carry out maintenance routines as directed, contributing to the improvement process of all maintenance

 You will be required to work a variety of shifts within a set rota so a flexible approach is essential

In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, we are able to offer the following:
  • Regular start times
  • Career Progression opportunities throughout our network
You will ensure that you achieve:

•           Support and assist the site operations with maintenance activities

•           Carry out equipment servicing in accordance with the Gist standards

•           Ensure that the maintenance engineering for the site is carried out effectively and efficiently in a timely manner

•           Complete the relevant administration, stores and service records

•           Resolve within a reasonable time any equipment faults – Mechanical/Electrical/Electronic /PLC

•           Prioritise system faults

•           Ensure compliance with Health & Safety legislation

•           Ensure quality of output

•           Involvement in continuous improvement activities

•           Maintain product flow at all time

Previous experience as an Electrical/Mechanical Maintenance Engineer
  • Good working knowledge and understanding of PLC equipment
  • Good working understanding of Mechanical, Electrical and Electronic technical manuals and drawings.
  • Good relationship building skills
  • The desire to fully embrace being part of a wider team – happy to lend a hand to others where needed.
  • Effective communication skills
  • Dependable and reliable
•           Level headed and works well under pressure