Maintenance Technician - £32k Overtime - Barrow-in-Furness

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Cranleigh Health and Safety
Barrow in Furness
06 Jul 2018
26 Jul 2018
Maintenance Technician - £32k Overtime A leading international process business is looking to recruit a Mechanical Maintenance Technician (with some electrical knowledge) or Multi-skilled Engineer to work as part of team at one of their plants in Barrow on Furness. Working as part of a small team, you must be flexible with your approach, be capable of working both supervised and unsupervised, being proactive and reactive towards your work, and be willing to perform tasks outside of the role description, including some weekend working as required. This role works on a rotating shift pattern, Monday to Friday, including days, lates and nights. Main Responsibilities Providing support to all operations. Carrying out planned and reactive maintenance practices. Carrying out plant upgrades and modifications to the required standards. Reporting through computerised maintenance management system all work carried out. Development and implementation of a programme of planned preventative maintenance and inspection to minimise downtime, provide records of recurrent faulting and engineered solutions to these issues. Anticipate machine failures and make such changes or recommendations to prevent reoccurrence to reduce downtime to a minimum. To be available for planned maintenance shutdown periods (reasonable notice will be given). Ensuring H&S standards are strictly maintained and all related documentation is completed. Liaising with external contractors on specific repairs/maintenance, including some weekend working. Supporting initiatives and being proactive in the development of equipment, practices and systems. Experience Required The successful candidate will be an experienced Mechanical / Multi-Skilled Engineer working in a process or production environment, with a fault finding and diagnostic approach, reactive breakdown repairs, planned maintenance work orders. A willingness to learn new skills and adapt to a changing environment as required is essential. An HNC/HND/CG (or Industry equivalent) in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering is preferable but not essential; however your practical experience should be proven, some Electrical principle knowledge would also be advantageous. Knowledge and practical experience of large Conveyors, Chain Drives, Hydraulics, material Compactors, Shredders, Overhead cranes and Pneumatics is desirable. Please apply or for more details contact Laurence Emmett on 01483 548804, or email This job was originally posted as