Mechanical Maintenance Technicians

Recruiter
Direct Appointments
Location
Swindon
Salary
£24000 - £25000/annum + bonus+ range of benefits
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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