Shift Maintenance Technician


Salary: C 35K
Location: Pontypridd
Shift Maintenance Technician

Our client based in Pontypridd currently have new positions for maintenance technicians. Working on a 3 shift pattern of 8 hour days, afternoons & nights supporting the production department providing both preventative and reactive maintenance to ensure full compliancy with environmental, health and safety levels, high standards of productivity, efficiency and quality are met with the minimum amount of downtime and in line with company policies (EHS, Quality, Asset Care, 5S, etc).

Duties Include:
Perform reactive and proactive maintenance on a varied range of plant machinery and equipment, in alignment with Asset Care pillar.
Perform work order repairs, inspections and adjustments.
Record work orders on SAP.
Conduct risk assessment/hazard identifications prior to start of work
Self motivated to work autonomously and with the minimum of supervision.
Able to work 3 shift pattern of days, afternoons and nights
Provide weekend on call standby cover on rota
Work on own and as part of a team carrying out routine PPM, reactive and repair works as assigned by the Engineering & Production Supervisors.
Responsible for fault finding
Take full responsibility and ownership of all assigned tasks, carrying out skilled planned maintenance, repair and improvements.
Install new plant and equipment when required.
Be proactive in reporting faults to equipment.
Carry on 5S activities in the plant, workshops and storage areas.
Actively contribute to support the spare parts management.
Available to work during production shutdown to assist with shutdown maintenance projects
Flexible to work overtime to cover holidays and sickness etc
Successful applicants should have:

Completed an indentured apprenticeship in an appropriate trade.
Minimum of ONC or equivalent in relevant engineering discipline.
Ideally Qualified to 16th / 17th Edition Electrical Wiring Regulations
Experience working within an electrical maintenance role with basic knowledge of mechanical and instrumentation systems.
Ability to read and interpret documents and drawings, electrical, mechanical and pneumatics.
Ability to write detailed repair reports as well as good verbal communication.
Experience in the operation of process plant and refrigeration systems are an asset.
Expertise and proficiency with basic office computer software, and the ability to learn how to effectively use SAP maintenance software to input data and research parts.
You should have experience from within process manufacturing ideally food, chemical or steel.

Travel to work from Ebbw Vale, Cwmbran, Swansea, Abergavenny, Merthyr, Hereford, Cardiff, Newport, Blackwood, Bridgend Apply now


Contact: Jason Hughes

Tel: 02920 660 214
Fax: 02920 660 187
Email: jason@addtec.co.uk
Sophia House, 28 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, CF11 9LJ