Maintenance Technician

  • £28000 - £32000 per annum
  • Sunderland
  • Posted: 14/04/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025420216

Job Details

As part of a major international group, this organisation are looking for a Maintenance Technician to support the introduction and ongoing maintenance of a significant new investment in capital machinery and automation. Your role will be to provide maintenance and technical support to an automated assembly line, carrying out planned and breakdown maintenance.
Maintenance Technician
Location: Sunderland
Salary c £38000 incl shift allowance, paid overtime
Working within a high volume automated assembly cells you will be responsible for both breakdown and preventative maintenance and fault finding on assembly/ bonding robots, automated material handling/ conveyors, PLCs, electrical control systems, hydraulics and pneumatics
o Provide breakdown support to manufacturing areas of the business.
o Carry out improvements and preventative maintenance on assembly equipment / automated production lines
o Carry out fault finding activities on the following areas: Robotics, PLC, HMI, material handling, hydraulics and pneumatics
o TPM/ PPM on automated production facilities
o Adhere to strict working practices and safety practices
o Improvements to Assembly Equipment - Kaizen activity
Applications are sought from Multi skilled Maintenance Engineers, Maintenance Electrician, Maintenance Technicians or Service Engineers with experience gained in high volume automated manufacturing, ideally automotive related
o Knowledge of  robotics , vision systems, bonding/ dispensing systems and associated equipment and machines
o Experience of electrical control systems, PLC and HMI fault finding 
o Sound knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, clamping systems, mechanical handling, automated material handling
o PM and TPM experience
o IT literate
The opportunity:
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Engineer or Maintenance Technician or Mechatronics Engineer to be part of an established global company who are currently undergoing a period of significant investment in the facility. In return our client is offering a fantastic salary and benefits package plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation. The role will initially be working on days during initial machine/ production line commissioning and move onto three shift pattern following product launch late 2020/ early 2021.
Please apply online or call Claire Male for a confidential conversation
Technical Network specialising in manufacturing, engineering, scientific recruitment working closely within the aerospace, automotive and food & FMCG market sectors, focusing on permanent and interim /contract positions for specialist technical and management roles. Representing Talent and Industry. Always Time Well Spent.

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