Maintenance Technician

  • Location
    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary
    £ 36000 - £ 47000 / Year
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Machinery Service & Maintenance
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference

Maintenance Technician
£36,000 - £46,000 per annum based on days

Different hourly rate paid on nights which will top salary up

Location: Milton Keynes

Important Shift Information

  • 7am - 7pm/ 7pm - 7am or 6am - 6pm / 6pm - 6am

  • To be ready onsite 15 minutes before shift

  • Average weekly hours - 45

  • Any hours worked over 40hrs = time & half

  • Any hours worked over 50 hours = double time

  • Hours capped at 60 hours per week

  • 4 x 12 hours 1st week

  • 3 x 12 hours 2nd

  • Shift pattern 4-3-4-3

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a world renowned logistics company that strive to be the most customer-centric company in the world and put staff, customers and passion first to provide great customer service.

I am looking for experienced and qualified Maintenance Technicians & Engineers to join an expanding team within a highly automated and fast paced environment at the site in Milton Keynes

The purpose of these positions to ensure operations continue to run safely and smoothly 24/7
Ensuring safety regulations and policies are adhered to, preventative maintenance is conducted on time to a high standard and to provide high levels of equipment availability through continuous improvement.

* Put health & safety best practices first in all work carried out.
* Carry out planned preventative maintenance on the full range of equipment within the site.
* React quickly to breakdowns, communicate clearly with affected parties and work efficiently to fix the issue.
* Support continuous improvement by learning from breakdowns and sending feedback and suggestions for improvements through the line manager.
* Provide high levels of equipment availability to our internal customers.
* Support and learn from Senior Maintenance Technicians.

Key personality traits

  • Customer Obsession

  • Motivator

  • Ownership

  • Support

  • Time Conscious

  • Using Initiative

  • Preventive maintenance mentality rather than purely reactive

* Served a full engineering indentured apprenticeship and/or qualified to a minimum of NVQ level 3 or equivalent
* Multi skilled in both electrical and mechanical disciplines
* Experience of planned preventative maintenance systems
* Experience fault finding within MHE / Automation systems
* Ability to read and understand mechanical and electrical drawings
* Basic workshop skills
* Computer literate
* Experience of conveyor maintenance, motor controllers/inverters
* Experience of PLCs
* Experience of working to appropriate health & safety standards and regulations
* Experience of contractor management
* Ability to work shifts in a 24/7 environment

Ideal sectors/background

  1. Distribution / Logistics and sortation

  2. Food / drink

  3. packaging

  4. FMCG (fast movable consumable goods)

  5. Pharma

  6. Manufacturing - Automotive & Aerospace

other sectors are considered!

* Apprentice Trained, HNC, HND, BSc, BEng
* Experience of high voltage switching
* Experience of sortation machines
* Experience of maintaining/configuring bar code scanners
* Experience of print and apply machines
* Management / Supervisory Experience

We are an equal opportunities employer

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Please apply with your CV to: Zoe Bellenger