Maintenance Technician

Gi Group
£20 - £25/hour
24 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Maintenance Technician x 3

39 hour week - The hours are dayshift initially but you will be expected at a later date to support the shifts.

Due to company growth my client a leading supplier of seating within the automotive industry are looking for 3 Maintenance Technicians.


* Follow established work methods and procedures in order to ensure the smooth running of equipment and the plant.
* Proactively work to solve equipment issues using effective fault diagnosis skills and implement immediate containment, together with longer term innovative solutions.
* Follow routine and preventative maintenance programmes and undertake appropriate preventative maintenance checks during planned production downtime to ensure that the equipment and machinery are available for production.
* Liaise with and supervise external contractors whilst on site in order to ensure all relevant corporate policies are adhered to.
* Maintain, document and order critical and consumable spares consignments.
* Carry out overhauls, upgrades and rebuild equipment, including machine and process modifications where appropriate, to ensure continuous improvement.
* Undertake the commissioning and Installation of new equipment as required to support new production or the improvement of current processes
* Maintain current and historical data on equipment efficiencies in order to aid in productivity and cost improvements.
* Carry out evaluation and risk assessments within all areas of the plant in order to ensure safe working methods and environment.
* Raise concerns/issues regarding all aspects of seat production with the appropriate personnel to ensure quality is maintained and downtime kept to a minimum.
* Undertake any training as necessary to ensure flexible job rotation and skills matrices are maintained in order to promote future development.


* Experience in similar role
* Personal Attributes
* Self-motivated and focused
* Excellent influencing and communication skills
* Analytical skills with a proven methodical approach to problem solving


* Qualified to 17th Edition Regulations
* Tech certificate in Engineering
* NVQ Level 2

These positions will suit individuals who work well in a team, are attentive to detail, reliable and available to complete shift work.

Full time hours, a subsidised canteen and free parking are available