Maintenance Technician

  • Location
    Blyth, Northumberland
  • Salary
    £ 28000 - £ 32000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Adecco Northumberland are looking to recruit a Maintenance Technician for our client based in Blyth on a permanent basis.

Days shift only - Monday - Friday 37 hours.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a forward thinking and innovative company who are looking for experienced multi-skilled maintenance technicians. The ideal candidates will have served their time in a recognised apprenticeship and have a competent knowledge of both Electrical and Mechanical maintenance such as PLC's, Robotics, and Pneumatics.

Main Purpose

  • Maintenance of Facilities and Production Equipment

  • Manufacturing Support


  • Electrical Maintenance, Motor Drives, PLC's, 3 Phase systems

  • Mechanical Maintenance, motors and mechanical assemblies

  • Production equipment maintenance PPM

  • Reactive maintenance

  • Ensuring equipment availability

  • Reporting of Health and Safety issues


  • Electrical/electronic and mechanical Fault Finding

  • Reading electrical schematics

  • Communication skills

  • Computer control systems



  • BTEC/NVQ Level 3 in Electrical/Electronic or Mechanical Engineering

  • Automation and handling systems

  • Motor drive systems

  • PLC systems

  • Control system interface and networks

  • Volume manufacturing

  • Health and Safety controls PPTW, LOTO


  • BS7671 Wiring Regulations

  • Solar Cell or Semiconductor wafer handling systems

  • Cleanroom environments

If you wish to make a difference please apply today!

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