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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Undisclosed Company
Wigan, Greater Manchester
Up to £39600.00 per annum
Closing date
28 Jun 2024

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Job Type

Maintenance Technician (Electrical or Mechanical bias)
Hindley, Wigan, WN2
Days / Shifts (3 Shift Rotation)

We have a role available for a maintenance technician to work in Hindley, Wigan.

You will be working for a leading company who develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods
Your focus in this role will be to carry out preventative and reactive maintenance and minimise downtime for the production facility.

Benefits of the Maintenance Technician role:

  • We offer a competitive salary, excellent pension contributions, and 25 holidays per year + bank holidays.
  • Westfield Health EAP.
  • Life Assurance.
  • 12 weeks off per calendar year.
  • Overtime available.
  • Progression opportunities.

Main duties for the Maintenance Technician:

  • Ensure that production downtime is minimized by attending to machinery and equipment breakdowns.
  • Ensure that the Planned Maintenance (PM) schedule is carried out and reported correctly and any resultant problems recorded and resolved.
  • Recommend changes and additions to the PM schedule to ensure that the plant operates at the most effective level.
  • Breakdown Maintenance and Planned Maintenance specializing in fault finding and support of PLC controlled and automated machinery.
  • Enter the necessary information into the PEMAC system.
  • To also drive the introduction of new processes and upgrade existing processes in order: Push down the cost and improve the quality of existing products

Candidate Requirements for the Maintenance Technician:

  • Level 2 City & Guilds two-year mechanical maintenance apprenticeship (level 3 preferred) or electrical
  • Time served in an electrical/mechanical role/apprenticeship
  • Building facility management support.
  • Proficient MSOffice user.
  • Strong Mechanical craft skills.
  • Strong health & safety awareness.
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills.

Annualised hours 3 shifts 2-10; 6-2; 10-6 as per the cell operators that are on site. (Please consider these shift patterns before applying)
SHIFTS ON SITE in Production area
1ST Shift
Sunday 14.00pm until 22.00pm
Monday 14.00pm until 22.00pm
Tuesday 14.00pm until 22.00pm
Wednesday 14.00pm until 22.00pm
Thursday 14.00pm until 22.00pm
Friday 14.00pm until 22.00pm
2nd Shift
Monday 06.00am until 14.00pm
Tuesday 06.00am until 14.00pm
Wednesday 06.00am until 14.00pm
Thursday 06.00am until 14.00pm
Friday 06.00am until 14.00pm
Saturday 06.00am until 14.00pm

3rd Shift
Sunday 22.00pm until 06.00am
Monday 22.00pm until 06.00am
Tuesday 22.00pm until 06.00am
Wednesday 22.00pm until 06.00am
Thursday 22.00pm until 06.00am
Friday 22.00pm until 06.00am
4th Shift
Once finished at 06.00am Saturday Morning then there is 8 days off.
Always being paid 39 hours a week for each week (Nil accrual of holiday pay in the 8 days shift changeover)

To apply, please forward your CV.

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