Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician

  • Location
    Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary
    £ 29406 - £ 33000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Adecco Newcastle are delighted to represent their client in a search for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician on a permanent basis. Should you find yourself at risk in your current role, or seek a new opportunity, please see the job specifications below:

Preventative Maintenance;

  • Maintain the organisations preventative maintenance plan with weekly scheduled and targeted checks.

Repair and maintenance:

  • Perform a variety of all maintenance and repair work on plant equipment including (but not limited to) pumps, fans, gear boxes, shafts, water lines, valves, belts, motors, electrical panels, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, electronic control systems.


  • Carry out activity according to production plan, organise and prioritise routine jobs liaising with production planner and cell leaders.

  • Stock Control: Ensure adequate supplies are carried for routine work and for common identified failure modes.

  • Stock Control: Ensure critical spares are identified and adequate supplies are maintained.

PAT Testing:

  • PAT testing/ in-service Inspection & Testing of Electrical Equipment maintaining records and schedule.


  • To install and commission plant and machinery. Carry out machine upgrades and development in conjunction with the Production Department.

Record keeping:

  • Ensure that breakdown logs are kept and are accurate for data analysis purposes. Ensure that machine records and manuals etc. are accessible and are in good working order.


  • Conduct daily maintenance checks (TPM) on allocated machinery and report major maintenance issues.


  • Maintain regular and timely communication with Cell Leaders and Production Manager in respect to all daily production activities.


  • Time served

  • 18th Edition

  • PAT

  • Cherry Picker licence

  • Mechanical experience

  • Electrical and Electronic experience

  • Hydraulic experience

  • PLC/CNC experience

H&S Responsibilities

  • Compete valid risk assessments for all work undertaken.

  • Adhere to safe working practices at all times. Assist in the enforcement of safe working practices and conditions.

  • Ensure the safe operational condition of plant and machinery.

  • Material Handling the use forklift trucks and cranes as required to collect and return items to and from designated areas (where qualified/ trained to do so).

  • Environment ensure correct segregation of waste as per environmental requirements.

  • Maintain and continually improve standards associated with 5S activities including the completion of audits, clean downs, and deep cleans.

  • Complete weekly testing and recording of fire alarms and legionella checks to schedule.

I have read the above job description and agree I am able to complete all duties listed.

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: Steven Parker