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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

  • Location: Newport
  • Salary: £30,000 to £36,500
  • Type: Permanent
  • Posted: 26 days ago
  • Company: Sigma Recruitment

Opportunity for a mechanical maintenance technician to work days for a renowned manufacturing site who offer an excellent benefits package including a company pension contribution of 15%, on call payments totaling around £1,000+ per year, potential annual bonus and private medical cover. Globally the company has sites in 100+ countries, employing circa 15,000 staff and generated revenues of £8billion+ for 2018.

The mechanical maintenance technician will report into a maintenance supervisor on-site and will support the site to deliver their required outputs by carrying out both reactive and preventative maintenance and working as part of a team on upgrade and installation projects.

The hours of work will be Monday to Friday 8:30am-4:30pm. You will be part of an on-call rota for weekends with additional payments being made as part of this (£100 for being on call, £100 if called to site and a full day's pay if you need to remain onsite to carry out a repair).

As the mechanical maintenance technician your duties will include:

  • Repair and inspection of equipment
  • Contributing to the delivery of the planned preventative maintenance (PPM) system
  • Assisting in the delivery of projects relating to the improvement of the site

To apply for mechanical maintenance technician, you will need:

  • A time served mechanical apprenticeship
  • Maintenance experience within a manufacturing environment
  • The ability to use machine shop tools such as lathes, drills, milling equipment, etc.
  • Experience with hydraulics, pneumatics, pumps, etc. is highly desirable

In return, the mechanical maintenance technician will receive a salary of £30,000-£36,500 (dependent on experience - inclusive of annualised hours payment) + 15% company pension contribution, private medical, on call payments (£1,000+ per year), potential bonus (up to 3%) etc.

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

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