Facilities Technician

Posted 17 August 2021
£34000.00 - £35800.00 per annum
LocationDarlington, Darlington, England
Job type Permanent
DisciplineIndustrial
ReferenceBBBH474146_1629190568

Job description


Our culture believes in POWERING YOUR POTENTIAL.

We provide global opportunities to develop your career, make your community a better place and work with today's most innovative thinkers to solve the world's toughest problems.


We believe in flexibility for you to explore your passions while making an impact through meaningful work within our inclusive workforce. That's what #LifeAtCummins is all about.


We are looking for a talented Facilities Technician to join our team specialising in facilities maintenance and services for our Engine Business Segment in Darlington.


This is a permanent role, salary is from £34,041.00 to £35,833.00, depending on experience.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:


  • Supports a facility through engineering services and drafting services to support projects related to improvement of electrical, structural, and mechanical systems. Including office layouts and production line layout drafting services

  • Performs activities under minimal supervision

  • Supports projects by drafting layouts and designs from engineer

  • Communicates to consult with electrical, structural, mechanical contract engineers to develop drafting designs and layouts

  • Develops project requirements based on the needs of the facility and space allocations

  • Ensures that projects and facilities meet state and local building codes

  • Updates building drawings using AutoCAD or a similar drawing program

  • Performs problem solving, creative technical and analytic work, budget management and hands-on applications

  • Manages own work and maintains a flexible schedule in order to meet the demands of priority work

  • Seeks support when needed

  • Work is based on-site on daily bases.



To be successful in this role you will need the following:


  • Communicates effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences

  • Action oriented - Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm

  • Customer focus - Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions

  • Collaborates - Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives

  • Decision quality - Making good and timely decisions that keep the organisation moving forward

  • Self-development - Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels

  • Facility Electrical Technical - Troubleshoots, repairs, and installs Electrical distribution systems, buss bars, breaker boxes, motors and other electrical equipment to enable the facility to operate properly with lights and electricity provided to the production activities


  • Facility Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technical - Troubleshoots, repairs, and installs heating equipment, boilers, ventilation systems, chillers, cooling tower, air compressors and other mechanical equipment, in order to provide heating or cooling as needed to the facility, people and processes of producing products as needed

  • Facilities Design and Development - Plans and manages the design of facilities considering the requirements and needs of owners and occupants of the facility; manages and supports site construction activities in compliance to building standards

  • High school diploma or certificate of completion of secondary education or equivalent experience to the extent such experience meets applicable regulations.

  • Must meet the minimum educational requirements to start the apprenticeship or regional program. Must pass all related testing.

  • Requires significant relevant work experience or specialised skills obtained through education, training or on-the-job experience.

  • Knowledge of drafting program AutoCAD or equivalent program for updating and creating layouts and designs.

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As an Equal Opportunities employer we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.