Process & Maintenance Technician

Sector: Engineering and Manufacturing
Salary: Discussed on application
Location: Sudbury, Suffolk
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 913391
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Just Recruitment is seeking a Process & Maintenance Technician for a global manufacturer at their site in Sudbury, Suffolk.

Hours of work: Mon & Tues 8.00am to 4.30pm, Weds & Thurs 8.00am to 5.00pm, Fri 8.00am to 2.30pm.

Reporting to the Maintenance & Site Services Coordinator, you will provide a knowledgeable, practical mechanical and electrical service in order to assist in the maintenance of all the manufacturing plant, buildings/infrastructure, and site services in a safe and cost-effective manner. You will also assist in process monitoring of critical plants, to improve equipment and process reliability through effective prediction and then avoidance of equipment failures.

Qualifications, skills, knowledge & experience required:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in mechanical/electrical engineering.
  • Minimum ONC/Level 3 NVQ in engineering.
  • Strong electrical knowledge/fault-finding skills; qualification desirable.
  • Experience in repairing and maintaining motors, instruments, pumps, valves, gearboxes and filling lines etc.
  • Experience and understanding of PLC’s (Programmable Logic Controllers), including designing, implementing, testing, documenting, and fault finding.
  • Broad knowledge of pneumatic, air logic and hydraulic systems.
  • Ability to read, interpret and understand technical documents and drawings.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience of working in manufacturing environments.
  • Experience of working in Zoned Areas, and knowledge of ATEX Equipment preferable.
  • IOSH trained in Working Safely preferable, mobile boom, and scissor lift trained preferable.
  • Knowledge of working with Permit to Work, and Safe Systems of Work.
  • Sound analysis and decision-making skills with a flexible attitude and ability to communicate effectively.


  • 26 days holiday plus bank holidays.
  • NEST pension – Employer pays 5%, Employee pays 5%.

Facilities on site:

  • Free parking.
  • Staff kitchen providing free tea/coffee, seating area.


Just Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent roles.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.


Contact Bridie James to talk about this role on 01376 517079