Production Maintenance Technician

Recruiter
Recruitment Genius
Location
Petersfield, Hampshire, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Expires
20 Sep 2017
Ref
00072623
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This company currently has an exciting opportunity for a permanent Production Maintenance Technician's to join their busy team. You will be responsible for resolving equipment failures, carrying out planned and unplanned engineering tasks in a responsive and effective manner.

Pro-active team working with peers, the customer and other support groups is essential to continually improve equipment reliability and performance. You will be used to working in a pressurized environment and comfortable with extended, flexible working hours. The shift for this role is Double Days which is Monday - Friday 7am-3pm and 3pm-11pm alternating weekly.

Key responsibilities:
- Equipment breakdown response. Mechanical/Electrical fault diagnosis.
- Continual improvement of machine performance to provide the best possible equipment availability for delivering production needs
- Line ownership with planned and preventative maintenance
- Equipment repairs and refurbishments
- Working in a safe, compliant manner with completion of associated documentation

The ideal candidate will have:
- A recognised apprenticeship in a relevant discipline
- A career background in a high-speed production environment - packaging, pharmaceutical, food, process or similar
- Ability to make sound judgments whilst prioritising multiple requests
- An understanding of electrics and pneumatics, accredited electrical/electronic/controls knowledge (multi-skilled preferred)
- Sound fault diagnosis and problem solving methods to identify problems and apply root cause fixes
- Experience with production equipment HMI panels
- Ability to coach skilled and non-skilled operators
- Excellent communication skills
- Able to plan and prioritise own workload

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