Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 168796
Our international automotive client is looking to recruit a Facilities and Maintenance Technician. Based in their Sunderland plant to assist the with the completion of converting the current warehouse facility into a suitable production facility.
You will be responsible for the following:
Undertake a wide range of general basic building maintenance repairs, and improvements
Carry out daily routine inspection of the buildings and grounds to identify, record and take appropriate action
Minor plumbing, carpentry and DIY
Minor grounds maintenance
To assist contractors as appropriate, ensuring compliance with all relevant health safety and environmental legislation.
General maintenance, testing and operation of systems relating to the fire alarms, sprinkler system, intruder alarm, heating and ventilation, gas and water, lighting.
Ensure essential systems are able to function such as fuelling the generator and sprinkler pumps
Carry out improvements in respect of internal and external redecoration and internal and external fabric of buildings.
Assist with maintaining the physical security of the site including supporting on occasion out of hours access
Ensure a safe working environment and excellent housekeeping standards
Other duties commensurate to the role.
General experience of building maintenance as well as understanding of building schematics and plans.
Practical use of tools and equipment
HNC in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronics or similar
Time served as an apprentice (mechanical/ electrical)
Be able to work own initiative and be able to liaise with other functions and departments at all levels within the Company
Experience with using Microsoft Office
Good communicator who is open and honest
Focused on continuous improvement with a safety mindset with and organised driven approach.
Flexible with good decision making and problem-solving skills