Equipment Technician

Equipment Technician

Job Title: Equipment Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Reference: 14741/002_1523529985
Contact Name: Natalie Sabatina-Fraiser
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 12, 2018 11:46

Job Description

Equipment Technician/Test Engineer


4 On 4 Off Days and Nights 12 Hour Shifts

£38,000-£41,000 (Including Shift Allowance)

This company is a dedicated global leader in its field. Due to huge levels of investment and growth the company are looking to recruit skilled Equipment Technicians to join the team. With a long history, broad experience and a global customer base, you will be joining an incredibly secure role in a company that continues to grow and expand.

This company's focus remains on efficiency, producing consistently reliable products at high volume: 85 billion annually. They have an extensive portfolio, produced to meet the stringent standards set by the Automotive industry. With a brand new heating and combined power plant and a regulated clean room environment, you will be working in a state of the art and comfortable environment.

Serving and supplying their global customers, they have 11,000 employees across Asia, Europe and the U.S. As testament to the working environment across all sites the company have an incredibly low staff turnover. Once joining, employees enjoy their career working for the company.

As the Equipment Technician your main role will be to maintain specialist manufacturing equipment and execute defined equipment maintenance programs to allow equipment and machinery to reach production requirements.

The role will directly contribute to key performance indicators such as overall equipment effectiveness (OEE). You will be involved with the organisation of the planned preventative maintenance activities and control local stocks in order to optimize production times.

Other responsibilities will include

  • Vacuum pump management/Preventative maintenance
  • Furnace tube changing
  • Grinding wheel changing
  • Diagnostics and fault finding

Skills and Experience

  • ONC/Apprenticeship in engineering discipline
  • Ability to diagnose know faults
  • Ability to optimise and improve equipment
  • Strong communication and attention to detail
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to read and understand electrical drawings
  • Strong understanding of electrical and mechanical safety

If this is the role you have been looking for then click "APPLY NOW" or contact on 0151 480 2300

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.

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