Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician

Pertemps Newcastle Commercial
£25000 - £28000/annum Plus 22% Shift allowance
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Pertemps are delighted to be working with this global client once again, the client are looking to recruit a number of Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician / Engineer (50/50 split between Mechanical and Electrical)

The Role:

We are looking for a candidate with proven electrical and mechanical experience to work in our Assembly Maintenance department, you will be working on a shift rotation basis.

Starting Salary:

Salary will be between £24,806 and £27,561, this role is based on a 3 shift system which has an additional 22% shift allowance.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide immediate support in the event of breakdowns.
Proactively work to reduce machine downtime.
Setting of equipment to meet weekly production requirements.
Isolation and de-isolation of equipment in accordance with company's procedures to allow machinery to be worked upon safely.
Servicing & maintenance of electrical & mechanical equipment & services in accordance with current regulations
Experience of working and interrogating PLC systems (Mitsubishi, Omron, Siemens currently used on site)
Execute Planned Preventative Maintenance and provide feedback to develop system
Work and liaise with a range of internal departments and external suppliers
Confirm work done into Maintenance Management System (FMDR) complete with technical feedback
Where necessary provide input into CapEx feasibility studies
Adhere to stated policies and procedures relating to health and safety, environment and quality management systems
Liaise and attend meetings with other company functions necessary to perform duties and aid business development
Liaise with stores to identify relevant and correct stock items, ensuring all spare parts etc. are booked out in the correct manner.

The Person:

Work within 5S methodology to maintain the workplace to a high standard
Applicants should possess the ability to work efficiently and accurately, to prioritise workload, be self-motivated, and work on your own initiative with a clear focus on quality.
Prioritise workload with the relevant Supervisor.
A good attitude, flexible to challenges and possible changes are essential. Also must be prepared to work shifts and overtime.
Minimum of one year's experience in the relevant discipline
Level 3 Engineering qualification is essential