Maintenance Technician

Reference: 00212_1469784256
Sector(s): Maintenance
Salary: £30,000 to £35,500 Per Annum
Salary Details: Benefits
Town/City: Dudley
Contract Type: Permanent

Role: Maintenance Technician

Location: Dudley

Salary: circa £35'500

Shifts: 6am - 2pm, 2pm - 10pm, 10pm - 6am

(On Fridays the shifts will be 5am - 12pm, 12pm - 7pm, 10pm - 5am)

The Company:

The business is represented at over 45 locations in over 25 countries and employs more than 10,000 people across the world,

Main Activities:

  • To ensure production targets and quality objectives are met by contributing to the effective maintenance of all plant machinery and equipment.
  • To work as part of a team responsible for meeting quality, cost and timing targets within the role.

Required Qualifications:

  • BTEC Certificate Engineering, City & Guilds Electrical Installations Parts I & II or equivalent.

Required knowledge, skills and experience:

  • Multi skilled engineer (Electrical and Mechanical) with knowledge of Pneumatics and Hydraulics
  • Understanding of automotive manufacturers practices would be preferred
  • Good, sound engineering background I.e. an understanding of manufacturing processes (automotive experience an advantage)
  • Comprehensive understanding of equipment mechanics / limitations etc.
  • Able to understand modern engineering philosophies for example Kaizen, Poke Yoke, JIB, Muda, 5's, standardised work, FMEA, ISO14001 would be preferred

Specific Tasks / Measures:

  • Diagnose and rectify equipment problems quickly and efficiently
  • Investigate permanent solutions to equipment problems
  • Plan and implement equipment improvement
  • Ensure that all processes meet health and safety requirements and that procedures are followed
  • Carry out planned maintenance work
  • Contribute to the improvement and development of the planned maintenance system
  • Assist in the management of maintenance stores