Baltic Recruitment are looking to recruit a Maintenance Technician for a well-established FMCG company based in Northumberland.
MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN ROLE:
You will be working as part of a small maintenance team based in our Northumberland site and will be responsible for:
Providing knowledge, experience and support to install, maintain and repair production and ancillary equipment
Carrying out planned preventative maintenance in accordance with maintenance schedules
Carrying out reactive maintenance as required
Identifying and implementing improvements on equipment
Maintaining appropriate computerised and manual records and liaise with various department personnel / suppliers and customers
While the role is that of a maintenance technician, it does involve the use of other skills such as mechanical fitting to be able to complete tasks around the production machinery.REQUIREMENTS OF THE MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN:
A time-served electrical/mechanical engineer with formal qualifications and ideally a minimum of 3 years hands-on maintenance experience, preferably within the food industry.
PLC variable speed drive and control systems is desirable
Hands on approach to solving problems and achieving results is a must
Excellent communication, interpersonal and reporting skills
Ability to work as part of a team
Be flexible in terms of operational requirements and willing to travel to other sites as and when requiredWhat you will get in return:
This is state of the art facility run with meticulous care to provide zero downtime and as such we reward our employees with the following benefits, competitive hourly rate, opportunity for overtime, healthcare, company pension, tool allowance, comprehensive training and career progression opportunities