Multi skilled maintenance technician

Posted 20 August 2021
Up to £34041.00 per annum + Shift allowance
LocationDarlington, Darlington, England
Job type Permanent
DisciplineIndustrial
ReferenceBBBH475038_1629472335

Job description

We are looking for a talented Multi skilled maintenance technician to join our team specialising in Manufacturing or our Engine Business Segment in Darlington.

This is a permanent position working continental shifts.
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We are looking for a talented Multi skilled maintenance technician to join our team specialising in Manufacturing or our Engine Business Segment in Darlington.

This is a permanent position working continental shifts.
Salary is £34,041 Plus shift allowance.
In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Performs skilled activities which support manufacturing business needs. Selects and uses appropriate tools, machinery and speciality equipment.
  • Learns and understands the protocols of working safely with electricity and other energy sources with industrial equipment.
  • May work independently and instruct or coach others.
  • Applies high standards of workmanship and craftsmanship.
  • Support equipment up time and downtime failure analysis.
  • Performs work in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals and specifications using various tools, measuring and testing instruments.
  • Provide feedback into the Preventive Maintenance system.
  • Follows all process documentation and quality procedures.
  • Raises issues to minimise cost and quality exposures.
  • Performs quality inspections.
  • Fully proficient performing skilled activities expected by their roles in accordance with defined roles and responsibilities.
  • Instructs and coaches others and acts as an informal resource for team members with less capability.
  • Performs and documents preventive, emergency, corrective and predictive maintenance activities.
  • Maintains clean and orderly work area, including routine housekeeping and machine cleaning tasks.
  • Performs other miscellaneous duties as required to meet production goals.
  • Identify and reduce manufacturing constraints
  • Solve problems and improve processes
  • Participates actively with local Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) teams in ways to improve quality, safety, process, material flow, and employee development.


To be successful in this role you will need the following:
Requires significant relevant work experience or specialised skills obtained through education, training or on-the-job experience.
PLC knowledge relating to Siemens S7/Tier portal would be advantageous
Collaborates - Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.

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

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

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

Nimble learning - Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder.

Drives results - Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.

Demonstrates self-awareness - Using a combination of feedback and reflection to gain productive insight into personal strengths and weaknesses.

Controls Safety - Recognises controls related hazards in a manufacturing environment (Electrical, Hydraulic, Pneumatic) to incorporate safe practices and procedures as part of the daily work plan to reduce injuries and create a safe machine environment.

Health and Safety Fundamentals - Champions and models proactive health and safety behaviour's by identifying, reporting and participating in actions to improve health and safety in order to build an interdependent culture and contribute to an injury-free workplace.

Manufacturing Knowledge - Demonstrates the knowledge of manufacturing by correctly implementing changes in current processes, equipment, and applications to meet the function's needs and contribute towards continuous improvement.

Ensures accountability - Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments.

Manages complexity - Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.

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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.