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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    £36000 - £38500 per annum, Benefits: 2 Shift pattern - Company Pension - Premium overtime including double time on Sundays - 6% Site bonus - Holiday shutdowns over Christmas - 22 days holiday

  • Contact:

    Joshua Hallett

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  • Contact phone:

    02922 260 611

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    12 July 2022

  • Start date:


Maintenance Technician

Yolk is representing a specialist manufacturer in Chepstow that are going through mass expansion and looking to attract a Maintenance Technician to grow with the company. On offer here is a chance to work with a company that is growing from strength to strength in the industry and are looking to expand to over 500% in the next 5 years. There is an opportunity to work on a 2-shift pattern and become a valuable member of the industry and engineering team. If this is of interest to you then please see below for more details.

As a Maintenance Technician this is what you will be doing.

Reporting into the Engineering Manager your main duties will be to support, maintain, improve all plant and machinery on site to aid the manufacturing process. As a Maintenance Technician you will be expected to use your initiative to help with the Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE), with the goal of a reduction of downtime due to equipment failure.

Your tasks will consist of:
  • Investigate and resolve mechanical and electrical faults on plant and machinery.
  • Fault find and fully understand engineering circuit schematics.
  • Categorising the priority of the PPM schedule.
  • Working with pneumatic systems and possessing a knowledge of solenoids.
  • Some basic facility work.
  • Knowledge of safely isolating and testing electrical circuits
The experience you will bring to the team.
  • A time-served Maintenance technician with at least 4 years’ experience of working within a manufacturing environment.
  • You will have a knowledge of Electrical Maintenance and be able to read electrical schematics.
  • You will be both versatile and flexible with regards to pro-active & re-active maintenance duties.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Methodical attitude and an excellent eye for detail.
And this is what you will get in return.

A competitive salary up to £36,000 – £38,500 + benefits +2 shift pattern
You will be joining a business currently experiencing significant growth, which also offer fantastic progression opportunities.

Are you up to the challenge?

Are you what we are looking for? Please get in touch today with engineering specialist recruiter, Joshua Hallett on either or 07458 142 740.
Please apply with a CV and feel free to include a cover letter outlining why you are perfect for the role.  We also have a referral scheme so if you know of someone who would be great for the role please get in touch.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.