Maintenance Technician

  • Location
    Skelmersdale, Lancashire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Marine Engineering; Shipbuilding
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference


Adecco are currently recruiting for a Multi Skilled Technician to work for one of our top clients based in the Skelmersdale area. The role is temporary and is paying £14.59ph and you will be working day shifts.

The position will require a sound working knowledge of electrical machinery and controls

Main Duties:

  • Provide mechanical and electrical cover to provide maintenance in line with production requirements

  • Provide mechanical and electrical cover to provide maintenance of site services and facilities

  • Ensure strict compliance with all Standard Operating Procedures

  • Adhere to all Safe Systems of work, including Isolation and Lockout Procedures

  • Conduct maintenance on equipment and machinery in a safe manner, always adhering to Health and Safety legislation

  • Perform a range of activities associated with the corrective and preventive maintenance of electrical and mechanical plant.

  • Trouble shoot and maintain electrical and mechanical equipment in accordance with relevant Preventive Maintenance documentation

  • Report any unresolved issues to the Maintenance Supervisor

  • Reduce occupational injuries inherent to the area by ensuring proper Personal Protective Equipment is always worn

  • Ensure that the housekeeping in the areas under Maintenance control is maintained to the highest standard

  • Participate in developing the manufacturing units activities e.g. working practices, equipment specifications, improvements in productivity and quality

  • Ensure all equipment maintained in safe working condition compliant with all appropriate company standards and current legislation

  • Be aware of requirement for timely repair and re-instatement of equipment in breakdown situation

  • Carry out any other reasonable duties that may be requested from time to time

You are expected to have the knowledge, skills and abilities to:

  • Be an effective communicator and good team player

  • Ensure excellent service delivery through operational excellence

You are likely to be educated to:

  • Time served Multi Skill Apprenticeship

  • A formal Electrical Qualification

  • HNC or equivalent, level in a manufacturing or engineering discipline

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Thomas Donoghue