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Maintenance Technician - Newton Aycliffe

Engineering - Electrical - Engineering & Technical
Ref: 4417 Date Posted: Monday 03 Jun 2019
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Maintenance Technician – Electrical Bias

Newton Aycliffe


Excellent Basic Salary + Shift Allowance


Our Client, a high profile FMCG business based in Newton Aycliffe, is looking to recruit a Maintenance Technician into their business on a permanent basis. The successful Candidate will report into the Maintenance Supervisor and play an integral part of the team.


The Role

This is a multi-skilled role with an Electrical bias and the successful Candidate will need to be available to work a 3 shift system. Working in the assembly department, the Maintenance Technician will be responsible for the maintenance of production and assembly equipment in their area. As Maintenance Technician, there will also be an opportunity to get involved with the installation of new assembly lines and machinery and also assist in the manufacture of some of the equipment. Some of the responsibilities will be:

  • Design and build of electrical control panels
  • Design and build jigs and fixtures
  • Installation of robots, auto and manual assembly equipment
  • Maintenance and programming of PLCs


The Ideal Candidate Will

  • Be a time-served electrically-biased Maintenance Technician or hold a recognised Engineering qualification
  • Have experience of working on PLCs
  • Have knowledge of working on robotics
  • Be flexible in their approach to their work
  • Be a team player and be able to work shifts