Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: £32,000
Location: Duxford
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 908442
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The Just Recruitment Group is currently seeking a Mechanical Maintenance Technician for a leading global chemical solutions provider within their Engineering department on the outskirts of Cambridge.

We are looking for someone with a mechanical bias to join our maintenance team to service the Production and Packing departments, minimising plant down-time and improving site efficiencies.

Your key accountabilities will include:

  • Mechanical maintenance/installation of site processes & services.
  • A level of electrical work to support mechanical maintenance.
  • Complying with all relevant regulations and safety procedures.
  • Maintenance / Fault finding / Repairs / installation to production plant, services and equipment, as well as testing of site safety systems.
  • Ensuring compliance with the current pressure regulations and site safety regulations to current standards.
  • Assist in the continuity of supply for utility services to the site.
  • Maintain regulatory equipment for insurance inspection. Support the process to ensure that all inspections are carried out at set intervals.
  • Ability to fabricate various parts and components using a wide range of materials and
  • mechanical equipment.

Knowledge and experience required:

  • The Job Holder will have served a four-year recognised mechanical apprenticeship, with a minimum of City & Guilds part 2 / NVQ level three qualifications.
  • Proven work experience in a Maintenance Environment or equivalent.
  • Ideally Chemical Sector experience, if not pharma, biochemical or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of Maintenance Management systems (e.g. SAP).
  • Be aware of specialised safety aspects such as DSEAR / ATEX and Pressure Systems. Understanding of regulatory and statutory Engineering requirements.
  • A positive communicator with a “can do” attitude and continuous improvement focused mentality.
  • The ability to work quickly and safely under pressure.
  • Great team working skills, problem-solving techniques and the ability to manage a varied workload and change.

Monday – Friday 37.5 hours per week

Excellent benefits package, including:

  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • Private healthcare
  • A guaranteed annual payment.
  • A non-contractual Incentive Compensation Scheme after qualifying period.

If you would like to know more about the above role, please call today.

Contact Rosemary Black to talk about this role on 01787 881962