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Maintenance Technician

Location: Durham

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 169412

We’re looking for a Maintenance Technician to provide total engineering support across all aspects of a manufacturing site in Birtley.

Your role will be to ensure the plant is maintained in line with company best practice.

You will be a multi-skilled maintenance technician with a background in the manufacturing/engineering sector.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a company that is focused on People Development and will invest in your career.


  • Attend to all planned & unplanned work across a multi-disciplined arena – electrical, mechanical, hydraulics, pneumatic, process & PLC

  • Work well within a cell structure to give technical support

  • Record & report findings from investigations

  • Maintain & service equipment

  • Commit to personal & team development through active engagement in the PDR process

  • Apply Lean Methodologies and Contiguous Improvement principles to daily work activities

  • Responsible for product safety & product quality

  • To carry out maintenance, repairs, installation and testing of electrical and mechanical apparatus

  • To order and specify maintenance consumables and spare parts

About you:

  • An experienced Multi-skilled Technician

  • 3+ years working as in a similar role within a manufacturing background

  • Experience in continuous improvement, problem solving and change management in an industrial environment

  • HNC/HND in Electrical/Mechanical/Process Engineering discipline or a recognised apprenticeship in Engineering or possesses City & Guilds /NVQ qualification with relevant experience and EITB Multi Skilled

You will have a full valid driving license.

If you’re an organised individual with a good work ethic, we’d like to hear from you.

Send your CV today!