Multi-skilled Technician

Location
Mid Glamorgan
Salary
£33,000
Posted
14 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Ref
PR4493
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Contract Type: Permanent

Job Elements: -

• Salary rises to £34.5 once internal training is complete
• Salary quoted includes shift allowance for a 5 shift pattern
• To complete scheduled planned and preventative routines and undertake necessary corrective actions
• To participate as a member of the shift team in investigating and correcting process, product and quality related issues.
• To minimise production downtime and quality losses related to machine performance and breakdown through the provision of a skilled and responsive front line maintenance service
• To participate in fault finding, diagnostic and corrective actions to maintain and improve the operation of the process equipment
• To act as incident coordinator (on shift) in the event of major breakdowns / incidents requiring the involvement / call in of other maintenance and support services
• To participate as a member of the shift team in investigating and correcting process, product and quality related issues, and the delivery of robust corrective actions
• To undertake predictive, preventative, fixed interval and planned maintenance activities as part of the overall planned maintenance regime under the management of the Engineering leadership
• To conduct and support engineering and other improvement projects, and to pro-actively contribute to the development of safety, productivity and quality

The ideal candidate will have:

• HNC level or equivalent in an electronic/electrical discipline is preferred but consideration will be given to those that can demonstrate qualification by experience
• Working knowledge of workshop equipment
• Ability to read and interpret electrical / mechanical drawings
• PLC experience (in-house packages; Allen Bradley and Siemens)
• Experience of electro mechanical maintenance of high speed production machines
• Good mechanical appreciation and knowledge of pumps, hydraulics, pneumatics, gearboxes, valves, pistons etcetera
• Demonstrable expertise in component and sub-system fault finding and reporting
• Experience of working with variable speed drives AC / DC and knowledge of industrial sensors and transducers (e.g. proximity, photoelectric, thermocouples)

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