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Contract Maintenance Technician

Reference No:
Tyne and Wear
£27,000 circa (including shift allowance)
Industry Sector:
Date posted:
05 December 2018
Expiry date:
05 January 2019
Job Role:

Company Description

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a multi skilled maintenance technician to work in a rewarding contract role with a leading 1st tier automotive supplier based in the Tyne and Wear area. If you strive to help business move forward and feel you are someone who can add something to a team then then this role will be suited to you.

Job Specification

The Role

  • The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance of all production equipment and services.
  • Carry out machine installation.
  • To diagnose and repair mechanical and electrical faults.
  • To minimise any down time to production.  
  • Lead and create improvement plans for the elimination of waste throughout the process.
  • Continually monitor process performance to ensure optimisation.
  • Continually monitor process performance through uptime/downtime and capacity to develop action plans for improvement.
  • Always strive to continually improve the process.

The Person

  • Candidates must be qualified to at least HNC level.
  • Successfully completed a recognised mechanical apprenticeship or be 17th edition qualified.
  • PLC experience ideally.
  • Knowledge of Pneumatics and Hydraulics.
  • Experience of machine installation work.
  • Experience within a high volume manufacturing environment.
  • Shift work and some overtime working are required.

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