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Maintenance Technician









Company Description

MTrec Technical are proudly representing our prestigious manufacturing client, based in Chester-Le-Street, with their plans to recruit a permanent Maintenance Technician, to join their expanding team. A successful candidate will be tasked with repairing state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment/machinery in-house, to ensure maximum productivity for the facility. If you are an electrically bias, Maintenance Technician, looking for your next career move, apply now for an immediate response!


Job Specification

Rewards & Benefits on Offer;

  • Competitive Salary.
  • Immediate Start.
  • Permanent Employment.
  • Onsite Parking.
  • Stable growing organisation.

The Job You’ll Do;

  • To maintain all machinery owned or hired by the company.
  • To maintain preventative maintenance programme.
  • Responsible for internal facilities e.g., heating, lighting, and domestic appliances.
  • Ensure breakdowns are dealt with as soon as possible to reduce downtime.
  • Facilitate installing new and existing machinery.
  • General maintenance of electrical equipment and systems.
  • Co-ordinate contractors as required.
  • Maintain adequate spares to support the plant.
  • Excellent fault finding and problem-solving skills are essential.
  • Take part in performance improvement programmes.
  • Good communication skills with the ability to liaise with staff at all levels.
  • To comply with legal requirements and to work within Company health and safety guidelines.
  • To assist and train other members of staff.
  • Maintain high level of general housekeeping.
  • Available for overtime to cover holidays and planned maintenance.
  • Computer literate and able to use the main software packages.
  • Machine tool and fitting experience desirable.

About You;

  • Time Served electrical Engineer
  • 18th Edition preferable
  • Electrical fault finding
  • Single and three phase installations
  • HNC qualification as a minimum.
  • Minimum 3-4 years’ experience in maintenance engineering (preferably within the packaging industry)
  • Multi skilled in both electrical and mechanical engineering
  • Knowledge of AC/DC drives, motors, and plc interrogation/programming (Siemens S7)
  • Any Extrusion experience would be an advantage


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