Production Maintenance Technician

Randstad CPE
15 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking for a new role as a Shift Engineer? Do you hold an Apprenticeship in Engineering or equivalent? Interested in enjoying your time off during the week and working 24 hours over the weekend on competitive shift premium? If the answer is yes, this role is for you!

The Weekend Shift Engineer will be responsible for resolving equipment failures, carrying out planned and unplanned engineering tasks in a responsive and effective manner. Pro-active team working with peers, the customer and other support groups is essential to continually improve equipment reliability and performance.

You will be used to working in a pressurized environment and comfortable with extended, flexible working hours. If you are ready for your next challenge and want to part of an exciting, forward thinking, rapidly growing company please read on!


* Equipment breakdown response
* Mechanical/Electrical fault diagnosis
* Continual improvement of machine performance to provide the best possible equipment availability for delivering production needs
* Line ownership with planned and preventative maintenance
* Equipment repairs and refurbishments
* Working in a safe, compliant manner with completion of associated documentation

Qualifications and experience:

* Recognised apprenticeship in a relevant discipline
* A career background in a high-speed production environment - packaging, pharmaceutical, food, process or similar
* Ability to make sound judgments whilst prioritising multiple requests
* An understanding of electrics and pneumatics, accredited electrical/electronic/controls knowledge (multi-skilled preferred)
* Sound fault diagnosis and problem solving methods to identify problems and apply root cause fixes
* Experience with production equipment HMI panels
* Ability to coach skilled and non-skilled operators
* Excellent communication skills
* Able to plan and prioritise own workload

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying. If your application is shortlisted, we will call you and discuss the role in further detail to ensure this role is what you are looking for and meets our clients needs.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business

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