Maintenance Technician

  • Job Reference: 1108699477-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Education World
  • Location: Spennymoor, County Durham
  • Salary: £31,000 to £36,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are recruiting a Maintenance Technician to join our clients engineering team in Spennymoor.

Responsible for fault finding, attending breakdowns and maintaining moulding machines.

Main Aspects of the Role:

  • Carryout hydraulic & pneumatic engineering
  • Read electrical drawings and schematics, in order to find and fix faults
  • Control the plant start up and shutdown
  • Carry out planned, preventative and reactive maintenance
  • Assist with preparation of boilers, vessels etc. for insurance inspections
  • Follow, maintain and improve safety procedures within the engineering department and the Plant
  • Carry out general maintenance, which includes electrical systems, boilers, pneumatics, hydraulics and recycling systems.

Person Specification:

  • Time served engineer/technician with suitable experience for position
  • Professional Electrical and Mechanical qualifications/experience
  • Knowledge of machinery hydraulics, pneumatics, steam systems and maintenance programmes
  • PC literate (MS Word, Excel, Outlook)

Working hours will be based around rotating shifts on a weekly basis:-

6am-2pm (Mon-Fri) , 2pm-10pm (Mon-Fri) , 10pm-6am (Sun-Thurs)