Maintenance Technician

Location: Southam
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Ref: 4233P

Carry out and review Risk Assessments in liaison with other parties as required under the guidance of the Health and Safety Manager

Assist production in identifying any specialist tools/equipment required ensuring compliance with current legislation (e.g. jigs, fixtures, etc)

Audits (as required)

Liaise and assist Engineering Department with prototypes. Make recommendations as necessary.

Assist in the smooth and timely introduction of project into full volume production

Set-up and allocate external resource to support maintenance of plant, equipment, services and premises as and when required

Support the manufacturing function as and when required

In conjunction with Departmental Supervisors -

Ensure new plant and equipment are specified and supplied

Supervise subcontractors whilst on site

General daily maintenance of building and facilities, internal and external

Maintain plant and equipment (both under a PM schedule and breakdowns)     

Maintain housekeeping in appropriate work areas

Compulsory:   Time-served formal engineering craft apprenticeship 

Ideally:            Have some electrical as well as a mechanical background

                         Health and safety knowledge/understanding

 Skills and Ability:

  • Milling
  • Grinding
  • Turning
  • Practical use of general machine shop equipment
  • Ability to fault-find and problem-solve
  • Read engineering drawings
  • Knowledge and understanding of hydraulic/pneumatic circuitry
  • Computer Literate
  • Driving licence

 Desirable:   FLT driver, Electrical maintenance/installation, 


-               At least 2 years proven record in a similar role

Must have:

Good organisational skills

Communicate effectively with people both within the organisation and contractors

Work efficiently and accurately

Personal Qualities:

Be able to recognise and adhere to high standards in all areas of work and be able to work under pressure

Be a team member

Be pleasant and helpful

Be able to prioritise and manage own workload

Willingness to update skills and be trained when necessary

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