Mechanical Maintenance Technicians

Direct Appointments
£24000 - £25000/annum + bonus+ range of benefits
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Direct Appointments is currently working with an expanding engineering company who require a number of Mechanical Technicians to be based in Swindon, Wiltshire.

As a Mechanical Maintenance Technician you will be required to:
• Provide mechanical assembly & modification capability for the assembly, commissioning and maintenance of the plant machines and site facilities.
• You support the R&D, Design & Operations teams during testing, commissioning and general manufacturing tasks.
As a Mechanical Technician you Responsibilities/daily tasks will include:
• Responsible for providing mechanical support for the assembly, commissioning and maintenance of plant and parts.
• Support & advise the design team on the detail of the commercial machines.
• Provide general manufacturing and facilities support.
• Participate in the company’s Quality & H&S programs to maintain a safe & professional environment for the company to operate within.
• Generate ideas for reducing the cost optimizing manufacturing & onsite commissioning lead times.
• Assist in the general building maintenance.

Qualifications / Skills / Experience of a Mechanical Maintenance Technician
- 12-18 months Mechanical Maintenance experience
- Have knowledge and previous experience of working in a manufacturing / factory environment and be able to operate workshop facilities and tools safely.
- Mechanical / Engineering apprenticeship would be preferable.
- The ability to manage a varied workload and be able to deliver the highest quality standards to exacting timescales.
- Awareness of Health and Safety requirements in a workshop environment.
- Able to act as an ambassador for the company at all times, particularly when based on client installation sites.

In return, you can expect a very £competitive and negotiable salary dependent on experience, superb career opportunities and personal advancement as the company is growing exponentially and possesses a work based culture that any employer in this sector will be hard pressed to beat.

Direct Appointments Limited provides permanent, fixed term and interim recruitment services to a wide range of clients in a number of sectors. We source exceptional talent and deliver a robust, value added approach to every campaign we undertake; connecting the right high performance people to the right career option. Each assignment is dealt with by a dedicated recruitment director who knows our client sectors extremely well and who will consistently deliver a shortlist, incorporating exceptional people from a diverse and multicultural talent pool from across the UK