Maintenance Technician

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Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £32,500pa
Location: Newton Aycliffe, Durham
Closing Date: 05/08/2024

Job Description

This is a multi-skilled role with an electrical bias working day shift. The role is responsible for both planned and reactive maintenance on a wide range of manufacturing equipment and services.


React to breakdown situations, carry out fault finding activities and undertake the timely repair of equipment including PLC’s, electric drives, robotics, pneumatics and screwdrivers.
Carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance activities on various plant and machinery.
Report and feedback on breakdown causes, making recommendations on countermeasures
Support equipment commissioning and installation projects across assembly and moulding factories
Support the manufacture process of inhouse projects
Strict adherence to safe working practices and observation of health and safety rules at all times
Required knowledge, skills or experience

Knowledge of PLC’s and Robots is advantageous but not essential. Relevant training will be provided where applicable
Educated to ONC (or equivalent) in an Engineering related discipline
Completed an approved multi-skilled apprenticeship
Basic electrical competencies are required
Additional Information

Location: Newton Aycliffe

Hours of work:

Monday – Thursday 8am-4:30pm
Friday 8am-2:30pm
2 Shift rotation:
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Gem Partnership Ltd who are trading as a recruitment business.

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