Mechanical Technician (Maintenance), Newport / Luton Bennett

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Mechanical Technician (Maintenance)

Mechanical Technician (Maintenance)

#Job No. EA26.

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    £30k per year + £2,600 shift allowance

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Job Description:

Mechanical Technician (Maintenance)
Up to £30,000 + Shift Allowance + Overtime Opportunities (£42,000 Realistic OTE) + 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + Life Assurance + Training Opportunities + Progression Opportunities + Generous Pension Scheme + Sick Pay Scheme
Hybrid Shift Pattern (TBC during interview)

Mechanical Technician required for a successful, well established expanding manufacturer based in Newport, Wales. This is a great opportunity to join a company that can offer significant optional overtime to boost potential earnings as well as extensive training opportunities.

To apply you need to be Mechanically biased. Candidates from ANY fast or medium paced manufacturing background, ex forces candidates are encouraged to apply. Candidates will need to hold some form of mechanical qualification or a served apprenticeship. Any Electrical or Fabrication skills/experience would be advantageous.

The successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out reactive and pre planned maintenance tasks delegated to them by their team supervisor. You will be working on gearboxes, bearing, hydraulics and pneumatics. This will be on casters, screws, presses, mills etc…

This is a great opportunity to join a market leading, expanding company who offer extensive training development opportunities, potential progression opportunities and a team focused environment.

The Role:

*80% Reactive maintenance on Production machinery
*20% Pre-planned maintenance on Production machinery
*Working on gearboxes, bearing, hydraulics and pneumatics.

The Candidate:

*Experience from either a fast/medium paced manufacturing environment or ex forces.
*Competent mechanical skills, any electrical or fabrications skills/experience would be advantageous.
*A relevant Mechanical qualification such as a served apprenticeship, NVQ or higher level qualifications.