Mainenance and Facilities Technician

HR GO Recruitment
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

To provide maintenance and facilities engineering support services to the Ashford sites. Operating across all the Ashford sites supporting an effective and efficient high standard of maintenance operations to ensure maximum productivity for a fast paced multi-site manufacturing operation.


  • Responsible for the coordination of maintenance and facilities tasks relating to various hard and soft services such as air conditioning, compressed air, chilled water, building maintenance, electrical systems, vending, pest control, cleaning, waste and to ensure that all planned and reactive aspects meet business and statutory requirements.

  • Complete various daily rounds and record status information on complex plant equipment.

  • Conduct a range of reactive and preventative facilities maintenance tasks to provide effective and timely repairs.

  • To assist with planned and preventative maintenance on complex plant equipment.

  • To carry out emergency repairs on facilities support services and building infrastructure.

  • Prioritise work requests based on current workload and standing Process or Product Priorities.

  • Identifying suitable suppliers and maintaining supply of the correct specification parts.

  • Ensure all stakeholders are informed with progress regarding defects and equipment downtime.

  • Ensure all contractors working practices are carried out to requirements.

  • Manage contractors in accordance with contractor control policy, issuing work permits as required.

  • Assist with H&S compliance and continued improvement across the Ashford sites to ensure all relevant legal, statutory and business standards are maintained and records are up to date.

Skills and Experience:

  • Intermediate knowledge and expertise of Outlook, Word and PowerPoint.

  • Ability to read technical documentation

  • Occasionally lift up to 25 Kilos

  • Ability to handle materials that come under COSHH guidelines.

  • Experienced in maintenance and facilities agained from an engineering role within a manufacturing environment.

  • An engineering background in either mechanical or electrical discipline.

It is essential for the successful candidate to hold a full valid UK Driving Licence and be qualified to the latest edition of the BS 7671, 17th or 18th Edition.

Working Monday to Friday from 0830 to 1630.

To apply for this role please up load your CV via the link or please call Julie on .