Maintenance Technician

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South East
£23.08 to £23.08 per hour
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Includes all aspects of Mechanical/Machining, Electrical/Electronic, Pneumatic and Hydraulic systems – with Welding when required.
To ensure faults are rectified in a timely, cost effective manner and, routine planned maintenance is carried out in accordance with legal compliance and recommendations from suppliers.
Full responsibly for ad hoc Toolmaking and Prototyping of specific tooling required for Production.
Review, develop and complete preventative maintenance measures to enhance the optimisation of the facilities. Responsible for rectifying and reporting defects as a result of preventative maintenance inspections. Reporting via paperwork and computer based data collection methods
Manage the control of local lineside Spares and Stock. Co-ordinate the associated actions to enable the performing of the maintenance tasks ie care and availability of tools, spares, documentation, consumables etc. Where appropriate take responsibility for the replenishment of these resources.
Ensures adherence to correct working practices, environmental, COSHH, Lock off and Isolation and health & safety regulations and all associated documents and systems. Failure to adhere to these mandatory practices may result in damage to equipment and human life.
Carry out checks and monitoring of plant & equipment, ensuring optimisation measures are maintained using condition based monitoring.
Complex fault analysis and elimination, optimisation of equipment (cycle time, availability, product quality)
Assists in planning shifts and holiday cover to ensure service levels to the business are maintained.
Supports Production process projects, takes responsibility for topics allocated to Maintenance.
Ensuring the E-Plan and technical documentation is updated accordingly.
Provides advanced technical solutions and involves the control engineers as appropriate.
Generation of TPM, based on breakdown feedback.
Purpose and subject of interaction with internal / external customers and key contacts
Promotes and enhances customer supplier relationships.
Represent the department in the commissioning phase, in functional meetings and equipment specification and buy-off (Plant and Machinery acceptance tests).
Deliver training and coaching where applicable with lower skilled associates, TPM and basic autonomous maintenance.
Continuous Training for new equipment and to ensure legally they remain compliant to UK legislation and Best Practice
Advise Planners on new and modified equipment, ensuring they adhere to electrical and mechanical regulations.

Qualifications and Experience

4 year time served Apprenticeship – Incorporating and an HNC and or City and Guilds L3 or NVQ L3 minimum
2 years learning experience ideally in a technical role within Production Automation
Understanding of statutory regulations influencing maintenance e.g. BS7671 18th Edition Skills.
Health and Safety and Environmental training.
Understanding of electrical, electronic and mechanical fault diagnosis.
Proficient in the use of PC, Windows, Microsoft Office and e-mail .
Evidence of 'driving the business'.
Acts and behaves as the Client associate model.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

Contact Details:
Tel: 01489 898222
Contact: Callum Callard

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