Maintenance Technician

Salary: £45,000 per annum

Shawthorpe has an exciting permanent position with one of our clients, a leading manufacturing company based in Telford, Shropshire.

Our client is well-regarded within the industry, and as a Maintenance Technician, you will have the privilege of collaborating within a business who are dedicated to their employees and achieving great results.


Job Purpose

Responsible for the mechanical running of site, so production can flow and carry out work.


Duties / Responsibilities

To adhere to all company policies and procedures and actively promote preventative maintenance, Continuous Improvement and its activities and services to others.

Carry out planned and unplanned maintenance work.

To be multi skilled to carry out mechanical and electrical repairs as required.

To diagnose machine faults and causes of breakdowns.

To liaise with production teams on maintenance issues.

Assist with the arrangement of specialist procurement of fixtures, fittings and components.

Assist with controlling maintenance tools, stores and equipment.

Deal with emergency and unforeseen problems and repairs.

Carry out all other related and compatible duties assigned.

Complete and utilise daily maintenance SAP system.

To undertake any ad hoc projects as and when directed by the Continuous Improvement Manager.


Key Skills / Ability / Experience

Must have both Mechanical and Electrical Experience, multi skilled

Good knowledge of SAP

Ideally have worked within a manufacturing environment

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Attention to detail and strong organisational skills

Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting abilities


Working Hours

Working Panama Shift (7am-7pm)

2x days on

2x days off

3x days on

followed by

2x days off

2x days on

3x days off

The cycle then repeats, covering a total of 28 days


Job Summary

To improve and repair equipment, and machinery to set levels effectively in compliance with best practices ensuring production efficiency can meet customer requirements within a safe well presented facility


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