Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician

Cordant People
11 Feb 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a world leader in the design and manufacture of exhaust gas control systems for on/off highway and marine diesel engine applications. As we continue to grow our business, we are looking to recruit a qualified Multi-skilled Maintenance Technician (mechanical and electronics) on our CNC machines and lathes

Responsible for preventative and breakdown maintenance of our equipment, this permanent full-time position is to ensure that all manufacturing equipment is fully operational at all times

Job Description:

  • Responsible for the routine preventative maintenance of all of our Fanuc based equipment (such as Doosan, Kitamura, Bridgeport, Hyundai-Kia, Chiron, Fadal, Hitachi and MHP CNC machines and lathes)
  • Responsible for reacting to and dealing with breakdowns in machinery on both the machining and assembly sides of the business
  • Plans and executes assigned modification, repair and/or maintenance projects with a high degree of complexity with respect to costs, quality, safety and environmental aspects
  • Analyses technical problems on site
  • Executes start of operation of production service and systems
  • Executes mechanical and/or electrical repairs and works orders
  • Maintains proper documentation
  • Contributes to installation projects on site
  • Supports maintenance of technical documentation of processes and equipment
  • Dismantles, repairs, assembles and installs mechanical/electrical components on site
  • Performs tests and verifies correct functioning
  • Sets up and commissions machines and devices
  • Supports accountable engineers and other technicians in their tasks, both in maintenance and production
  • Checks completeness of documents and components for the proper execution of mechanical and electrical tasks
  • Prepares mechanical and electrical tools and equipment for use
  • May advise junior staff


  • Must have a relevant qualification in a maintenance and/or engineering discipline
  • Must have had industry experience working within an automotive engineering/manufacturing environment
  • Must have at least 5 years' experience in maintenance with at least 2 years' experience in a similar Multi-skilled Maintenance Technician role
  • Knowledge of health and safety regulations
  • A working knowledge of, or hands-on experience with, automotive production processes
  • Must be computer literate with a very good knowledge in the use of MS-Office packages
  • Must have very good communication skills (oral and written)
  • Must have a full UK drivers licence (may be required to go and get spare parts)


  • Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must have the ability to work in a team and be able to work well with all colleagues
  • Must be able to work alone, off own initiative
  • Must be reliable and flexible in their approach to everyday work requirements
  • Must be an ambitious self-starter who, once trained, does not require supervision
  • Must have an analytic approach to their daily work
  • Must be reliable and trustworthy


£23,626.20 per annum basic (£11.65 per hour)


£27.844.44 per annum (with a shift premium of £2.0800 per hour)

£30,927.00 per annum (with hourly bonus of £1.52 after successfully completing probationary period)


£31,562.17 per annum (with a shift premium of £3.1932 per hour)

£33.184.57 per annum (with hourly bonus of £1.52 after successfully completing probationary period)

The company makes a 3% pension contribution


We offer an excellent working environment in which you will be required to work the following hours (minimum 39 hours per week):-


4 shifts on 4 shifts off 08:00am to 18:15pm with a half hour unpaid lunchbreak

(8 day rotation)


Monday to Thursday 21:45pm to 08:00am with a half hour unpaid lunchbreak


Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Cordant Group is an Equal Opportunities employment agency, and as such encourage applications from all sections of the community.

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