Electrical Maintenance Technician

Recruiter
KES Solutions UK
Location
Sunderland
Salary
£36657 - £38585/annum Including Shift Allowance
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Role

As a Press Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for responding to technical issues affecting production and maintaining electrical & mechanical aspects of a range of blanking, progressive and transfer presses and related equipment & machinery.

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 and improvement of electrical & mechanical equipment & services in accordance with current regulations
• Experience of maintaining and interrogating PLC systems (Mitsubishi, Omron, Siemens, Fanuc currently used on site)
• Experience of maintaining and interrogating Drive systems (Mitsubishi, ABB & Reliance currently used on site)
• Experience of working and interrogating Robot systems (Fanuc currently used on site)
• Execute Planned Preventative Maintenance and provide feedback to develop systems & procedures.
• Prioritise workload with the relevant Team Leader/Supervisor.
• Confirm work done into Maintenance Management System complete with technical feedback
• Preferably 5+ years in a maintenance department within an industrial manufacturing facility.

The Person

Ideally, you should possess the ability to work safely, efficiently and accurately to prioritise workload, be self-motivated and able to work on your own initiative with a clear focus on safety and quality. A good attitude, flexible to challenges and possible changes is essential. Also must be prepared to work shifts and overtime.

• Work and liaise with a range of internal departments and external suppliers
• 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 control to identify relevant and correct stock items, ensuring all spare parts etc. are booked out in the correct manner.
• Work within 5S methodology to maintain workplace to a high standard
• Must be able to communicate at all levels, have the ability to work as part of a team