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Plant Maintenance Technician

Job Reference: GF/HQ00031897_1525190549
Location: Staffordshire
Discipline:/ Maintenance / Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£33000 to 38000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

A leading automotive company based in Staffordshire require an experienced Plant Maintenance Technician to join their busy team.

Plant Maintenance Technician

Aim of the function: The role of a Plant Maintenance Technician is to participate in the Total and Preventive Maintenance (TPM) for all equipment and facilities.

General Responsibilities:

* Install, repair and maintain all equipment and facilities
* Analyse mechanical and operational problems on assigned equipment and make necessary corrections and running adjustments to maintain maximum production and quality

* Try out equipment after repairs, changeovers or extended downtime

* Record operational data, such as pressure readings, length of stroke, feeds and speeds for use in set-up and preventive maintenance records

* Review production schedule and, when equipment is not scheduled for production, perform scheduled maintenance

* Participate in Production Ssystem Efficiency and Quality System Efficiency workshops to support continuous improvement: propose and implement continuous productivity, process and quality improvement actions for all facilities

* Facilitate equipment moves on the shop floor

* Give advice on technical specifications of new equipment and alterations on existing equipment and facilities, making sure manufacturing, maintainability and Health, Safety & Environmental requirements are met

* Set up requisitions for supplies, equipment and facilities

* Participate in the management of the inventory of spare parts and consumables to eliminate downtime

* Track the ratio of expenses against budget and monitor quality, cost and delivery objectives given to external companies when intervening : subcontracting, ordinary and major maintenance actions, energy, security systems¿

* Keep up to date documentation related to maintenance

* Train operators on the safe operation of production equipment

* Perform a start of shift safety sign-off to ensure that all safety features on assigned equipment are operational

* During the pursuit of all duties of the Code of Ethics and the Code of Management will be adhered to at all times.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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