Maintenance Technician

Recruiter
Theo James Recruitment
Location
County Durham
Salary
£28000 - £30000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Reference: 944

Job Title

Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician (Electrical Bias)

Company / Overview

Food manufacturer in the Durham area. Small family run business with an excellent reputation in the area. They boast an impressive low turnover of staff and are currently expanding their department.

Job Details

A unique opportunity has arisen for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join a growing food manufacturer. There is a strong possibility, for the right candidate, that this role could lead onto a future Maintenance / Engineering Manager role within the business.
Duties will initially involve:-

• Electrical and mechanical maintenance
• Working on a range of specialist high speed machinery including cryogenic freezers, ovens, chillers etc
• Pumps, gear boxes, valves
• Basic PLC work
• Project work – Machine improvements
• Lean/ kaizen methodology
• Health and safety
• Train Apprentices
• Site facilities
Experience / Qualifications

• Time served Maintenance Apprenticeship
• Multi skilled role
• Previous manufacturing experience – Ideally from a FMCG environment (Food, Packaging etc)
• Supervisory experience would be desirable
• Ideally experience implementing PPMs systems
• 16th/17th Ed (Desirable)
• PLC fault finding experience

Salary / Shifts
Circa £28,000 - £30,000