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Maintenance Technician - 1071

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£51248 pa inc SA

Job Type: Permanent

Our Client is seeking an experienced Maintenance Technician.


Salary:             £46,290 + £4,958 shift allowance pa  - on probation period will work for 85%   of salary


Hours:             Rotating Shift - Monday to Saturday - 5:15am - 2pm, 1:15pm - 10pm and        9:15 pm - 6am - - from Monday to Saturday will work only 3 days on the rota - 40,5 hours

per week


               1 x 40 min meal break

               2 x 15 min tea breaks


Location:         Purfleet, Essex

Benefits:          25 days leave + BH, pension up to 10% employer contribution

                        Health cash plan, employee assistance program, corporate perks discounts


Maintenance Technician, skills and experience required:


  • Multi-skilled engineer, preferably with a strong foundation in electrical engineering.
  • Experience in industrial maintenance and/or automated production environment (ideally packaging).


  • CMMS experience/knowledge is preferred.


  • Working at heights and in confined spaces will be required.
  • Time served as an Electrical / Mechanical maintenance apprentice.


  • Educated to C&G, NVQ, ONC or HNC in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.



Maintenance Technician responsibilities:



  • To liaise with the production management team to achieve production targets.


  • To carry out fault-finding and repair on packing machinery and process plant.


  • To carry out general maintenance on processing and packing machinery.


  • Repairing and installing a wide range of mechanical equipment using precision maintenance techniques.


  • To operate within Company Health and Safety policies.


  • Continuous improvement of equipment and participating in equipment health discussions.


  • Using the CMMS system to raise and update work orders.


  • Experience using PLC and pneumatic systems an advantage ( Siemens and Rockwell)


  • Participate in the creation risk assessment and method statements for maintenance tasks.


  • Understanding of maintenance metrics.


  • Support organisational goals.


  • Mentor and coach colleges where needed.
  • To maintain company housekeeping standards.

To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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