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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Full Time
Job Sector:
Engineering / Technical
South Wales
Salary description:
£33000 - £39000 per annum + pension, healthcare, etc.
Start Date:
Sigma Recruitment Ltd
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Opportunity for a mechanical maintenance technician to work for a growing site who are part of a large global corporation. They offer an excellent benefits package as well as secure employment having recently undertaken a large expansion project to double the output of part of their plant.

The role will involve working a 4 on 4 off shift pattern (7am-7pm and 7pm-7am) with a 10 day break every 3 rotations. Essentially working 12 shifts in a 30 day timeframe.

As the mechanical maintenance technician, you will undertake a dual role being responsible for first-line breakdown maintenance and repair as well as overseeing and monitoring the continuous manufacturing process to ensure it performs to the required capability. Your duties will include:

* First line response to breakdowns (basic fault finding and repairs)
* Responsibility for safe operation of a plant process via control room panels and instrumentation
* Conducting detailed shift handovers
* Application of site safety/environmental/quality processes
* Issuing of work permits for operations within allocated area

To be successful in your application for the mechanical maintenance technician position, you will need to have the following skills and experience:

* Must hold a relevant mechanical based qualification gained within manufacturing
* Previous experience within a manufacturing/industrial environment
* Must be comfortable with the dual nature of the role undertaking the operation of process equipment (instrumentation, control room panels, etc.) along with maintenance activities
* Must be able to read engineering drawings

In return, the mechanical maintenance technician will receive a salary of £34,000 – £39,000 (dependent on experience – including shift allowance) + defined benefit pension scheme, share incentive plan, private health care for employees and their families, etc.

PLEASE NOTE – Initially you will start on days for a period of a few months while you undergo training onsite. At this stage, the salary would be circa £31,000 (dependent on experience) rising to the figures above when moving on to shift.

If you wish to be considered for the mechanical maintenance technician role, please click on the apply button.

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Company Description

Sigma Recruitment - South Wales Recruitment Specialists.

Sigma Recruitment Ltd are ‘South Wales Recruitment Specialists' based in Cardiff. We offer a full range of permanent recruitment solutions to many of South Wales' leading manufacturing and technical organisations.

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