Junior Shift Technician

Recruiter
Met UK Ltd
Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
£10.20/hour
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Junior Shift Technician

Salary: £10.20 per hour

Location: Wolverhampton

Duties & Responsibilities

* To ensure the continuous running of machines to specified parameters by performing routine checks and activities on machines and ancillary equipment such as leak testers and automatic packing stations.
* To assist Shift Managers and Technicians with efficient and effective processing of machines by attending simple breakdowns of machinery and equipment.
* To assist Shift Managers and Technicians with speedy and effective resolution of Internal Non-Conformances.
* To identify and implement efficiency improvements with view of reducing waste material and factory downtime.
* To support a range of machines and plant, as well as undertaking various projects and any other reasonable requests within the remit.
* To delivery holiday and emergency cover, sometimes at short notice, for key roles such as Shift Technicians, Material Handling and QC.

Working Conditions

Shift Technicians work within the factory. PPE must be worn at all times and this includes safety boots and ear defenders. The environment is noisy and warm, especially in the summer months. The role is physically demanding and involves lifting, stretching and bending. It is manual work and involves standing on your feet for long periods.

Shift Pattern

Shift Technicians will work a continental shift pattern on a rolling shift pattern, 4 on 4 off, 2 days, 2 nights from either, 7am to 7pm or 7pm to 7am, 12 hours.

Person Specification

Attributes

Essential

Desirable

How to be assessed

Experience

Experience of working within a manufacturing environment

Passion for engineering/machines

NVQ 2 Mechanical Engineering or similar

Application / Interview

Knowledge, skills and abilities

Computer literate

Hydraulics and electrical experience

Application / Interview

Application / Interview

Other requirements

Excellent problem-solving skills

Excellent communication skills

Driven and task focussed

Committed and loyal

Inquisitive mind

Interview

Interview

Interview

Interview / Application