Maintenance Technician

Posted 17 December 2021
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
LocationSutton Coldfield
Job type Permanent

Job description

Sutton Coldfield
Salary: £35,000

Minimum Qualification: Relevant apprentice or formal qualification in mechanical engineering.

Minimum Experience: 3 - 5 years in a Manufacturing/Engineering or Mechanical environment

Working Hours: 38 per week, Monday - Thursday 8am - 5pm and Friday 8am - 12pm.

Job Summary: Maintaining and repairing plant equipment, tools and processes, trouble shooting and administering of preventative maintenance within a busy manufacturing environment.

Professional Profile

* Honest, Reliable and Self-motivated.
* Meticulous attention to detail.
* Strong work ethic.
* Ability to use own initiative.
* Physically fit.
* Good communicator and leader.
* Flexible and adaptable with good dexterity.
* Team Worker
* Confidence to respond positively when under pressure.


* Experience of Pneumatic, hydraulics and mechanical systems
* Excellent fault finding skills
* Effective Communication and interpersonal skills
* Able to read and interpret Hydraulic and Pneumatic drawings
* Experience of working on CNC Machines
* Power Press experience preferred but not essential
* Forklift Licence preferred but not essential

Key Tasks

* Take a responsible approach to Health, Safety and Environmental risks in relation to your own job role and others, to control the risks or report them to coordinators or management appropriately.
* Responding to immediate machinery breakdowns
* Repairing equipment
* Liaising with suppliers and other maintenance/technical support from machine manufacturers
* Specifying replacement parts and tools
* Diagnosing and Identifying faults
* Preventative maintenance. Including servicing, inspecting, periodic tests, and cleaning plant and other associated equipment
* Overhauling and replacing mechanical parts
* Implementation and continued compliance of Quality, Health & Safety and Environmental legislation in line with our management policies
* Ensure full compliance with Health, Safety personal protective equipment including work boots, safety glasses, ear plugs, overalls as required and instructed

Working Relationships

* Responsible to the Operations Director
* Reporting to the Maintenance Administration Co-ordinator
* Working within the maintenance team, with subcontract engineers and equipment suppliers supporting the production managers and coordinators.

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