Maintenance Engineer (ex Navy)

Recruiter
Sigma Recruitment
Location
Cardiff
Salary
£27999 - £34000 per annum + pension, holidays
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are hiring Royal Navy mechanical or electrical technicians / engineers to join a leading manufacturing company who has invested over £100 million pounds in their Cardiff plant over the last 12 years. The company directly employ over 600 staff and several hundred sub-contractors in South Wales.

They offer excellent benefits such as a healthcare plan, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme vouchers, life cover, pension contribution (5%) and 25-days holiday + 8 bank holidays. You will also benefit from a competency based pay structure which will give you the opportunity to increase your salary as your skills develop.

As the maintenance technician, you will work within a large maintenance engineering team playing a key role in keeping advanced production equipment running efficiently. You will have a voice in the maintenance team and your opinions and ideas will be valued. Responsibilities will include: -

* Repairing and maintaining production equipment.
* Responding to break-downs to minimise disruptions to manufacturing.
* Implementing the plants proactive maintenance programme.
* Maintaining detailed maintenance records using a maintenance management system.
* Supporting continuous improvement activities.
* Working in a safe manner, taking a proactive approach to health & safety.

To be a successful maintenance technician you will have the following skills and experience:

* Electrical of mechanical engineering qualifications
* A background in mechanical or electrical maintenance with "on ship" experience.
* Positive attitude with the desire to learn new engineering skills.

In return, the maintenance technician will receive a salary of £27,000 - £34,000 per annum, plus the benefits mentioned above. You will typically work a 4 on 4 off continental shift pattern.

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