Maintenance Technician

Industrial Personnel Ltd
£14 - £16.50/hour
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

• £14-16.50 PH.
• Days/Afters.
• Temporary ongoing.
• Based in the Dewsbury WF12 area.


The organisation is a renowned global leader in the motion and control technologies and systems. This has been achieved through having expert knowledge in major technological fields such as hydraulics, electromechanics, filtration, and process control.

This international company firmly believes that employees are key in their global leader status and as a result push for their workforce to take advantage of every training opportunity that they have available, thus allowing them to progress upwards through the organisation.

Such high level of training investment has allowed the organisation to operate in 50 countries with over 55,000 highly trained and motivated staff. This provides a huge amount of opportunity with wide ranging career prospects.


Weekly alternating shifts:
Monday-Friday: 06:00-14:00 and 14:00-22:00


• Operation of a preventative maintenance programme across a wide range of machines and factory services such as compressors, power distribution and utilities.
• You will be required to respond to machine breakdowns and establish an action plan to quickly return that machine to production.
• Specification and maintenance of spares for the full range of machines.
• Identify improvements to machinery and implement changes with minimal effect to production schedules.
• Continued compliance of the maintenance database with the requirements of ISO 9001:2000.
• Maintain compliance with the requirements of ISO 14001 environmental standards.
• Review and report the need for update of applicable work instructions and shop floor quality controls.
• Maintain the building and services in accordance with the site and services schedule.
• You will be reporting to the Facilities Manager.


• £14-16.50 PH.
• There is an opportunity for overtime.
• Training possibilities with the prospect of promotion within the organisation.
• Free on-site gym and shower facilities.
• Free coffee at break times.
• Canteen available with full kitchen facilities.
• A sound education to ONC (or apprentice trained) in a mechanical/electrical environment.
• Qualified to 17th edition electrical regulation.
• Flexible, motivated and a good communicator.
• Computer literate - including essential use of ‘Windows’ based systems.
• An organised problem solver. Hands on approach. Able to work alone or as part of a team.
• Fully conversant with the relevant H & S legislation.
• Operates cover for a three-shift system.
EHSE responsibilities
• Ensuring the health, safety and welfare of themselves and others.
• Ensure all new machine & equipment meets safety and ergonomic requirements.
• Ensure any cell/production changes improve safety and ergonomics or employees and the work place.
• Observing site safety rules, Risk Assessments, and reporting.
• Co-operating with management in the maintenance of high standards of health and safety by adhering to instructions and training.
• Complying with all relevant requirements to wear personal protective clothing and equipment and to use all relevant safety devices designed to eliminate or minimise work-related hazards.
• Reporting any issues that may affect the health, safety or welfare of themselves or others.
• Communicating to their manager any suggestions to enhance environmental, health and safety standards.
• Participating in safety programs and fulfilling the responsibilities to which they have been trained and assigned (e.g., first aid responders, emergency evacuation coordinators).


• Call us immediately to register your interest for this position on (Apply online only).
• Alternatively visit our Head Office in Rotherham or email your up to date CV to us.


Industrial Personnel have been successfully placing candidates into jobs for 22 years. We are only as good as the last vacancy we filled. We believe in deeds, not words. Our in-house specialists can offer advice on everything from CV preparation to interview techniques.

What we do is simple; we place people in work. We have unrivalled success because we care about those people, and those that they work for…

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