Maintenance Technician

  • Location
    Grays, Essex
  • Salary
    £ 28000 - £ 35000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference

We currently have an opportunity for a Maintenance Technician to join a large, well established organisation based in Thurrock.

Reporting to Maintenance Team Leader, you will be responsible for maintaining plant and equipment, ensuring they are in good working order and implementing continuous improvements in line with all plant priorities.


  • Carry out reactive repair work and planned preventative maintenance within the plant, ensuring that health and safety within the entire plant is a priority.

  • Maintain and issue plant and equipment spares and consumable stocks.

  • Organise the repair and overhaul of all powered hand tools.

  • Ensure that any potential health and safety hazards are eliminated or controlled.

  • Continually seek ways to improve all processes and procedures in practise relating to the maintenance of equipment, in line with health and safety processes.

  • Implement systems to monitor performance of key equipment to identify opportunities for improvement and ensure equipment continues to operate within health & safety, environmental, legislative, and performance requirements.

  • Report any activity within the plant that compromises the health and safety of any personnel.

  • Train and supervise where appropriate, repair and maintenance operatives to complete routine maintenance and minor repairs.


  • City and Guilds, apprenticeship, HND, HNC or similar in an engineering-related discipline.

  • 17th Edition wiring regulations (preferred, but not essential)

  • Proven experience in a manufacturing/industrial environment with practical skills in electro-mechanical repair and maintenance.

  • Efficient and flexible approach to working.

  • Effective ability to influence others.

  • Methodical and thorough style of working.

Please note, you will be working a "panama" style rota which involves a 12 hour rotating shift pattern.

If you feeling you have the relevant engineering skills and experience, please apply today!

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Please apply with your CV to: Anna Nolan