Maintenance Technician

Recruiter
CDS Recruitment ltd
Location
Gateshead
Salary
£30000 - £38000/annum (£38K reflects Conti Shifts)
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CDS Recruitment Limited are working with our client who are looking to recruit a Multiskilled Maintenance Technician on a Permanent basis. This will be Day Shift initially, then will move to a Continental Shift Pattern. The Hourly Rate on Day Shift is £14.08 then will rise to £18.30 per hour for Continental Shift.
You must have previous experience working in a high speed, high pressure production environment.
The main purpose of the role is as follows:-
" To ensure Production Machinery is maintained & repaired to a high standard to enable maximum production speeds with minimum interruptions and breakdowns.
" To ensure Maintenance & Service records are maintained
" To devise, fabricate, and install, improvements to Production Machines.
" Carry out planned maintenance on plant & equipment to a high standard
" Respond to breakdowns on Production machines
" Install and relocate production equipment
" Specify & order spare parts
" Complete maintenance records
" Complete all paperwork required to place orders and book in parts
" Read Electrical & Mechanical Drawings
" Carry out Electrical Fault Finding
" Carry out Mechanical Fault finding
" Carry out Pneumatic Fault Finding
" Record work carried out on a daily Time Sheet
" Liaise with Contractors
" Liaise with suppliers
" Liaise with Engineering Companies
" Liaise with other departments
" Health & Safety. Responsible for self and others
" Assist with Stock Takes
" Ensure a good working relationship with all Departments
" Work overtime when required
" Carry out call-outs when required
" Work Shifts
Additional Skills and Qualifications required are as follows: -
" Time-served, Multi-skilled Maintenance Technician
" Able to read Electrical & Mechanical Drawings
" Posess good Mechanical skills
" Posess Strong Electrical Skills
" Previous experience working on pneumatics
" Previous experience working on hydraulics
" Ideally have 17th Edition certification
" Previous experience in Carrying out Electrical Fault Finding
" Carrying out Mechanical Fault finding
" Experience working on a range of Pumps
" Experience working on Compressors

In addition to this, you must be PC Literate and have Basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel & Word Packages

If your skills and experience match the job description and you are interested in being considered for this role, please apply by clicking the "Apply Now" Button in the first instance