Maintenance Technician

The Vale of Glamorgan (Bro Morgannwg)
24000.00 - 27000.00 GBP Annual
25 Apr 2019
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The Maintenance Technician should promote the use of best-practice maintenance system tools and techniques, ensuring they are applied in a safe way. Complies too all H&S requirements & benefits the company performance in the areas of Quality, Cost and Delivery. Actively support continuous improvement & safety activities
Permanent position, Monday to Thursday 8:00-16:00 and Friday 7:00-12 (overtime available)
The Benefits
* Holidays 24 days. 25 after 2yrs and the 1 additional every 5yrs.
* Pension - 3% and 5.2% by the company.
* Health Scheme.
* Time served apprenticeship with practical experience (minimum 2 years post completion of apprenticeship) in a manufacturing environment packaging / FMCG / automotive.
* Minimum C&G craft qualification - mechanical or mechanical / electric. Target ONC mechanical or mechanical / electric qualifications
* PC literate
* PLC & Pneumatics control experience
* Qualification HNC in mechanical engineering or Mech / Elec. (desirable)
* Experience in lean manufacturing / continuous improvement techniques & tools 5s, Kaisen etc. (desirable)
* 17th Edition wiring regulations (desirable)
* Experience of statistical process control (SPC) & modern problem solving tools techniques (desirable)
Roles and Responsibilities
* To provide & oversee maintenance / repair of the sites processes, services & equipment in aliment with production & management needs
* Support the production team in the application of TPM & PPM activities
* Ensure all paperwork completed in line with the maintenance process / system is accurate & legible
* Positively support & drive continuous improvement culture through the production areas
* Support Risk Assessments & all H&S improvement activities
* Assist with the installation of new plant / process installation
* Be responsive to support production needs for maintenance & repair in line with priorities set by the Production Manager / Supervision
* Support & carry out operator training as required
* Support & follow the maintenance spares system / stores
* Actively participate in all continuous improvement activities / initiatives & Kaisen events. Proactively identify & make recommendations for improvements
* Sharing experience, best practice, relaying all relevant knowledge & information with colleagues
* Actively support Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) & all assigned (Total Preventative Maintenance (TPM) required
* Demonstrate good house keeping
* Ensure PPE is maintained & used as prescribed
* Be flexible in approach to work to support the production needs, be able to work shift & cover over time when required.
* Any other duties as required by the Facilities Manager