Maintenance Technician

Job title : Maintenance Technician
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Thatcham
Sectors :
Salary : £40000 - £48000 per annum + BONUS + PENSION + overtime
Start date : ASAP
Duration : Permanent
Job Reference : SYN2372- Feb_1617704536
Contact name : Stephen Brauner
Contact email :

Maintenance Technician

  • Up to £48k (including shift uplift)
  • 25 Days holiday + b/h
  • 10pm - 6am Monday - Thursday & 10pm - 3am Friday (39 hours)
  • Pension scheme
  • Company bonus scheme

Our client, an industry leading manufacturing business based close to Newbury, Berkshire are currently looking for a highly committed, talented and experienced Maintenance Engineer / Fitter. The successful maintenance engineer / fitter will have extensive repair and maintenance experience on production machinery.

Reporting into the Toolroom Supervisor you will be tasked with maintaining all production tooling.

Maintenance Engineer duties:

  • Carry out repair and maintenance on various press tools
  • Adhere to the strict health and safety of an ISO accredited facility
  • Be a strong communicator with a willingness to go above and beyond
  • Mentor apprentices and work along side highly skilled engineers
  • Ensuring maintenance records are correctly maintained and regularly updated

Required experience / qualification

  • Time served ideally (not essential)
  • Read and understand Engineering drawings
  • Production machinery maintenance (repair, build maintenance, PPM, etc)
  • Electrical, Pneumatic and Hydraulic systems
  • Ideally come from a high-volume production environment
  • Manual machining and general toolroom knowledge would be beneficial

**The successful applicant must be willing to work on a shift basis (as stated above) **

We will endeavour to respond to all applicants, but if you do not receive a response within 5 working days, please consider yourself unsuccessful on this application.

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